In The News: School of Public Health

El Tiempo
May 6, 2021

Two fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in Clark County have died after contracting rare "breakthrough cases" of the disease, local health authorities report.

Las Vegas Review Journal
May 6, 2021

Two people fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in Clark County have died after contracting rare “breakthrough cases” of the disease, local health officials report.

Healthline
May 6, 2021

According to a new study, a disproportionate number of Hispanic Americans have died from COVID-19 due to workplace exposure to the coronavirus compared with their non-Hispanic white counterparts.

KSNV-TV: News 3
May 5, 2021

In less than a week, your 12 to 15-year-olds may be able to get the COVID vaccine, as Pfizer gets one step closer to getting the green light from the FDA.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
May 5, 2021

The Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 12-15 could be ready to go as soon as next week, but the news comes with mixed reactions.

Las Vegas Review Journal
May 4, 2021

Almost one-third of Nevadans behind on getting their second shot of the COVID-19 vaccine are more than six weeks overdue, state health officials report.

Las Vegas Sun
May 3, 2021

For trusted medical information at the local and regional levels, everyday physicians are becoming spokespeople for vaccination against COVID-19. And Marc Kahn, dean of the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV, doesn’t mince his words.

KNPR News
May 3, 2021

Nevada is ranked 38th, with about 28 percent of the state fully vaccinated. The number with at least one shot is about 39 percent, but there have been problems getting people to get their second shot.

KNPR News
May 3, 2021

Nevada is ranked 38th, with about 28 percent of the state fully vaccinated. The number with at least one shot is about 39 percent, but there have been problems getting people to get their second shot.

Todo Noticias 23
May 3, 2021

It is estimated that more than 5 million people in the United States did not show up for their appointment to get the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.

SheKnows
April 30, 2021

“I’ll probably wear a mask every flu season,” Danielle Sinay told her husband, noting that mask-wearing is customary in other parts of the world as is.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
April 29, 2021

UNLV is ending first dose COVID-19 vaccines at its site next week.