News: Division of Health Sciences

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Campus News | January 21, 2015
UNLV removing some of the stumbling blocks for getting students interested in the science and engineering fields. The key: Get 'em while they're young.
People | November 20, 2014
The new School of Medicine planning dean on changes in health care, access to doctors, and what's needed to improve the health of Southern Nevadans.
Campus News | October 20, 2014
Nursing professor's research is tackling Clark County's high mortality rate due to sepsis. Join her University Forum presentation to learn about the types of immune cells involved in sepsis and discuss treatments to boost these immune cells.
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Research | October 14, 2014
Stacey Tovino emphasizes need for health law changes to address disparities.
People | September 19, 2014
The assistant professor of nursing says she wants to be the kind of professor who inspires young people to believe they can do anything.
Campus News | August 20, 2014
Students get enhanced clinical training through focused learning with staff nurses and lower instructor-to-student ratio. Partnership began at Summerlin Hospital in 2012, expands to Spring Valley Hospital this fall.
People | August 19, 2014
Declaring a major is a really tough decision for many new students. Here's some advice from one UNLV professor who had a tough time making that choice herself.
Campus News | August 8, 2014
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
People | July 30, 2014
Asking questions and gathering information are the keys to success, according to Marni Montgomery-Blake, the President's Classified Staff Rookie of the Year
Business and Community | June 27, 2014
The planning dean on the new UNLV School of Medicine and what it will mean to Southern Nevada.
Business and Community | June 26, 2014
From family fun activities to health and legal workshops, UNLV offers a number of free resources to the community.
Business and Community | May 12, 2014
Although patients may stop in an emergency room or doctor's office for a medical issue, an underlying mental health need might be interfering with their wellbeing as well. The Nursing School retooled its curriculum to ensure all of its students are ready to treat such patients.