News: School of Public Health

Ann Vuong sitting in an office.
People | September 9, 2019
A new face at UNLV, this professor brings unique perspective of public health focused on neurodevelopment in children and chemical exposures during pregnancy.
student with red Alternative Breaks backpack facing a rocky ocean coast
Campus News | September 6, 2019
UNLV's Alternative Breaks Program bolsters traditional classroom learning with hands-on experiences, immersing students in the issues facing communities throughout the region.
four portraits
Business and Community | May 16, 2019
Students and faculty lead programs to improve lives in Southern Nevada.
Decorated UNLV mortarboard with students in background
People | May 15, 2019
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
smiling woman in pool holds toddler as he practices swimming on back
Campus News | May 13, 2019
UNLV Public Health researcher offers pool tips to keep kids safe as they try to beat the heat.
Campus News | May 1, 2019
UNLV faculty and students honored with Service-Learning, Community-Based Research, Faculty/Staff Outreach, and Student Service awards.
A portrait of Jay Shen
Business and Community | May 1, 2019
Health Care Administration and Policy professor Jay Shen works to increase understanding and use of palliative care among Asian-Americans.
TJ Otzelberger at podium during news conference
Campus News | April 15, 2019
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV students and faculty who've made news thus far in 2019.
UNLV students walking on campus sidewalk
Campus News | March 11, 2019
Thirteen UNLV programs ranked within nation’s top 100 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools.
Research | February 20, 2019
Discount stores offer a good option to both low-income and budget shoppers, UNLV research finds.
Student John Olawepo stands in front of the UNLV bus station.
People | February 12, 2019
What do Nigeria, England, and the United States have in common? They were key marks in Ph.D. student John Olawepo’s journey to improving public health.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.