Topic: People

man riding bike in woods
People | June 24, 2020
Dr. Mitchell Lyons was inspired by sister's doctor to pursue a career in medicine.
Portrait of Ian McDonough economics professor at Lee Business School
People | June 22, 2020
Ian McDonough was a skateboarding, hockey-loving aspiring veterinarian until one international economics class changed his path and his life forever.
Outdoor portrait of Stacy Palacios-Esparza.
People | June 15, 2020
The administrative assistant III and business student shares tips on keeping her life organized and productive.
Four women pose holding up a t-shirt
People | June 9, 2020
Jenna Heath's work on peer mentoring and other programs earns her high honor from university.
Debbie Pattni seated in front of a computer in her home office.
People | June 8, 2020
Helping her children navigate their educational pathways led Debbie Pattni to a fulfilling career in academic advising.
People | June 5, 2020
How a classroom assignment led UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey to a career as a social change communication expert.
Portrait of Dr. Daniel Diaz wearing blue scrubs. Diaz is playing a key role in day-to-day operations at UNLV Medicine's COVID-19 curbside test operation
People | June 1, 2020
A spate of childhood sports injuries first led Diaz to medical school and now to a sports medicine fellowship at UNLV.
UNLV student with engineering building in background
People | May 28, 2020
Engineer’s research on improved flood control for Las Vegas led to a flood of research publications and a bright future.
portrait of woman
People | May 28, 2020
Professor Elena Gandía García created a service-learning class to address the need for medical interpretation services for the Lied Pediatric Clinic and served as a mentor to colleagues.
People | May 28, 2020
UNLV Spanish professor Deborah Arteaga volunteers to provide valuable medical interpretation services to under-served patients.
man with stethoscope
People | May 27, 2020
Dr. David Di John recommends frequently discussing the disease with your family.
Portrait of Physics and astronomy professor Ashkan Salamat in red light.
People | May 26, 2020
Pressure — the highest pressure imaginable — is the name of the game for this physics professor.