Topic: Research

A portrait of Jefferson Kinney in front of a brain scan.
Research | December 4, 2019
UNLV’s new Department of Brain Health leads interdisciplinary effort to answer tough questions about traumatic brain injury.
man posing near video cameras
Research | December 4, 2019
Graduate student Wenrong Wang harnesses his gaming knowledge to lead an interdisciplinary study on the use of facial recognition.
Two students work on a mechanical apparatus
Research | December 3, 2019
Collaboration, confidence-building, and cash prizes are hallmark of product prototype showcase.
Picture of an entrance door to a UNLV Medicine office.
Research | December 2, 2019
New study links daily marijuana use to adverse fetal health outcomes.
man in doctor's coat
Research | November 27, 2019
Expanding research activity results in multiple grants and publications.
computer screen showing Facebook friend requests
Research | November 4, 2019
UNLV communication studies professor and social media researcher Natalie Pennington unveils the biggest online dealbreakers, cling makers, and tips for culling your contact list.
A man walks through weeds
Research | October 29, 2019
UNLV’s reintroduction effort keeps leopard frog species off the endangered list.
a close-up of someone lifting weights
Research | October 24, 2019
UNLV researchers monitored the motion of the thoracic spine, lumbar spine, and knee as part of the testing process.
UNLV Professor Libby Hausrath
Research | October 21, 2019
Libby Hausrath is one of just 10 scientists selected for NASA’s returned sample science team; will help decide which samples return to Earth from Mars 2020 mission.
Research | October 18, 2019
Unions are showcasing the viability of the picket line as a way to win contracts that bolster membership.
computer-generated man running
Research | October 8, 2019
Collaboration to focus on sports-science, data analytics and student-athlete success.
doctor talks to man sitting on exam table
Research | October 2, 2019
UNLV public health researcher Marya Shegog highlights study exploring survivor stories, stereotypes, and health care disparities during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.