News: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

football players look up at fireworks display
Campus News | December 2, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
man in doctor's coat
Research | November 27, 2019
Expanding research activity results in multiple grants and publications.
People preparing to cut ribbon on new Fertitta Complex
Campus News | November 1, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
A group of four UNLV nursing students work on a manikin at the Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas.
Campus News | September 25, 2019
A collection of news stories capturing the excitement of UNLV’s campus in June, July and August.
A man in a labcoat leans over various dental instruments.
Research | September 12, 2019
UNLV researchers offer a new treatment option for age-related gum disease.
spoon pours candy sprinkles atop pile of white sugar
Research | July 17, 2019
How does the body react when you nix sugar from your diet? UNLV nutritionist Samantha Coogan shares a winning solution for withdrawal symptoms, and what to expect when they’re over.
blood pressure equipment against white background
Campus News | June 27, 2019
Formerly called School of Allied Health Sciences, the renamed unit has also launched new department of brain health.
four portraits of women
Research | April 9, 2019
Four students on the chances they’ve taken, the confidence they’ve gained, and the dreams they continue to chase.
Campus News | March 4, 2019
Packing your lunch doesn’t have to stop once you grow up. UNLV nutritionist offers tips on how to pack a healthy, affordable midday meal.
John Pierce
People | October 11, 2018
Dr. John Pierce, Allied Health Services Alumnus of the Year, still passes a lesson he learned from a UNLV professor on to his patients today.
two women
Research | October 8, 2018
UNLV researchers find that planning and produce can help moms-to-be reduce diabetes risks.
Dharini BHammar, an assistant professor in the department of kinesiology and nutrition sciences.
People | September 10, 2018
Helping tackle America's obesity epidemic is among the goals of this exercise physiology professor.