News: Division of Health Sciences

People | August 10, 2010
Four employees were honored as employees of the year for their contributions to campus.
People | July 16, 2010
This monthly award program recognizes classified staff employees who go above and beyond and contribute an extra something while on the job.
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Research | July 1, 2010
Temperature Shifts and Invasive Plants Contribute to Disruption in Re-Establishment of Native Vegetation; Recovery Can Take Up to 65 Years
People | June 9, 2010
Professors in a wide range of disciplines captured top teaching honors at the end of spring semester.
Dental school student poses by equipment
Business and Community | May 27, 2010
Dental student establishes clinic to provide free treatment for veterans and National Guard troops.
Research | April 20, 2010
Cholesterol, Triglyceride Levels of 20 Previously Sedentary Men Improved Throughout 20-Year Exercise Program
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | April 7, 2010
Element 117 Created at Research Facility in Dubna, Russia; Data Analysis Support Provided by UNLV Researchers
Lake Mead
Research | April 2, 2010
While drought conditions in the West continue to produce record drops in water levels at Lake Mead, a rising tide of research at UNLV seeks to address some of the region's most pressing water issues.
Research | March 31, 2010
A unique, 20-year study found that regular exercise, especially if continued over time, significantly reduces the risk of coronary heart disease in middle-aged and older men.
Student hiking through a forest
People | February 4, 2010
Students put down books and pick up passports for unique learning experiences.
Research | February 3, 2010
Elevated mercury levels in canned tuna may put your health at risk.
Shawn Gerstenberger
Research | January 28, 2010
UNLV Researchers Test Three National Brands’ Canned Tuna for Mercury; More than Half Exceed EPA Guidelines