Current Dental Medicine News
A collection of news stories featuring the people and programs of UNLV.
The Dental School administrator says she has found dealing with the pandemic even more challenging than her former work as an undercover police officer.
As daily life around the country came to a sudden halt in March, UNLV rapidly reconfigured the rhythms of its day-to-day operations and lent its considerable expertise to fighting the virus in Nevada.
For students in Medicine, Nursing, and Dental Medicine, those furthest along heading to front lines while classmates cope with rearranged clinical work.
The director of clinical operations for the UNLV School of Dental Medicine says joining the school staff is like joining a family.
Donors are honored for their continuing support of the university and its programs.
Dental Medicine In The News
The next generation of dentists is entering a profession that suddenly has considerable risk associated with it—a fact already evident to the many dental students who recently graduated in virtual commencement ceremonies held using online platforms such as YouTube, Zoom and Facebook Live.
Never has health care been more critical and important to personal and community well-being than it is right now.
Deans of the UNLV Dental and Nursing schools Lily T. Garcia and Angela Amar discuss ways medical professionals are working to make doctor visits safe.
UNLV School of Dental Medicine has reopened its clinics to all patients of record on June 29, and will resume seeing new patients during the fall.
The UNLV School of Dental Medicine reopened its clinics Monday to existing patients but will not see new patients until fall.
After months of being closed to most patients because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the UNLV School of Dental Medicine will start welcoming back patients of record on Monday, June 29.