News: Division of Health Sciences

pedestrian exiting a crosswalk on Maryland Parkway
Research | March 15, 2017
UNLV study confirms that motorists are less likely to stop for pedestrians of color.
UNLV’s Team Las Vegas design of a full-size solar-powered house
Business and Community | February 3, 2017
Fundraising for universitywide collaboration surpasses $750,000 with support from Switch and NV Energy Foundation.
visitors look at Shakespeare’s First Folio
Campus News | January 3, 2017
A collection of news stories from 2016 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.
Paulo Pinheiro
Research | November 29, 2016
Survival rate stands nearly 5 percent below the national average for Southern Nevadans and is especially low for state's black and Filipina women.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | November 21, 2016
Breakthrough UNLV study shows major differences between the types of cancer and mortality rates of U.S.-born blacks versus those who emigrate from the Caribbean.
Yen Lu
Campus News | November 18, 2016
One of UNLV's oldest traditions — the Holiday Card Tree Scholarship — is spreading good wishes while raising funds for students like Yen Lu.
Merrill Landers works with balance testing equipment
Research | August 18, 2016
Physical activity can help protect us from Parkinson’s, researcher Merrill Landers says.
Kristen and Caitlyn Miller
People | August 15, 2016
The twins plan to throw themselves into the full college experience.
White board
Business and Community | July 6, 2016
Tackling community issues is fundamental to the UNLV School of Medicine as it prepares for its incoming class in 2017.
Jeremy Cope
Campus News | May 10, 2016
Advice from Jeremy Cope, School of Allied Health Sciences Alumnus of the Year
Jodi Tyson
Campus News | May 10, 2016
Advice from Jodi Tyson, School of Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year
Carol Martin
Campus News | May 10, 2016
Advice from Carol Martin, School of Nursing Alumna of the Year