News: School of Public Health

Spooky season at UNLV (Becca Schwartz\UNLV).
Campus News | November 1, 2023

A chilling collection of news stories focused on research, expert insights, and academic achievement.

man in suit sits in front of wall that reads "school of public health"
People | October 18, 2023

The Outstanding Faculty Award winner has spent over 40 years helping us understand health behavior.

Research lab (Josh Hawkins, UNLV).
Research | October 16, 2023

A UNLV-led team studying potentially fatal, diarrhea-causing Shigella bacteria uncovers a possible way to prevent it from causing disease.

woman in white medical lab coat standing in exam room
People | October 5, 2023

The School of Public Health's Alumna of the Year has used her many roles in the medical field to better understand the needs of patients and bring equity to her practice.

Students at Pida Plaza on the first day of classes (Josh Hawkins, UNLV).
Campus News | September 1, 2023

A roundup of prominent news stories highlighting university pride, research, and community collaboration.

individual holding pride progress flag on pride-colored sidewalk
People | August 28, 2023

The research expert recently received a $3.5M grant to conduct a study on LGBTQIA+ caregivers of dementia patients and their experiences.

Graduation surprise
Campus News | August 1, 2023

News stories from the summer featuring UNLV students and faculty.

grid with nine photos of young woman sneezing
Campus News | July 19, 2023

How the UNLV/CCSD Pollen Monitoring Program can help you keep tabs on local allergens.

an image of a skeleton's skull reflected on the surface of an anatomy table
Research | July 3, 2023

Boxers, MMA fighters with traumatic encephalopathy syndrome diagnoses may be more likely to develop severe degenerative brain disease, research finds.

laptop screen with coursework titled "Bioterror Attack"
Campus News | June 27, 2023

Where does a disease come from and how does it spread? Students learn from UNLV's contagiously captivating infectious disease expert.

a set of model teeth with blue plastic gums
Campus News | May 16, 2023

News highlights featuring UNLV faculty and students who made local and national headlines.

photo illustration of woman in glasses and blazer next to nevada state
People | May 15, 2023

Nikki Deville discovered a passion for public health after taking a global health elective course that put her on a whole new path.