In The News: UNLV School of Medicine

Credit Union Journal
June 13, 2019

A nationwide effort to better identify signs of dementia and assist those afflicted with it has made its way to the financial services space.

Yahoo!
June 5, 2019

Ovation® is pleased to announce that it has welcomed a new physician shareholder: Carrie Bedient, MD, of world-renowned The Fertility Center of Las Vegas. Dr. Bedient is Southern Nevada's only female board certified reproductive endocrinologist and provides fertility care for both women and men from Las Vegas and around the world.

The Nevada Independent
May 28, 2019

As public floggings go, it was above average.

Toutiao
May 15, 2019

We often hear that new mothers have suffered from postpartum depression. But what about the new father?

Orlando Sentinel
May 8, 2019

There have been more than 760 cases of measles in 23 states, including two in Florida. This is the highest number of cases recorded in the United States in the past 25 years, and the majority of infected people have not been vaccinated.

KTVN: News 2
May 3, 2019

Pershing General Hospital is where many Lovelock residents get their health care. The town of less than 2,000 residents is about 90 miles from Reno. Like many of Nevada's small towns, it is difficult to hire more doctors. It has two doctors and one physician's assistant. Officials say they would like to double that.

Vegas Inc
April 29, 2019

A love of science and the study of medicine fueled Dr. Rooman Ahad’s career and led her to a role as assistant professor of pediatric neurology at UNLV’s School of Medicine. She is now part of an effort to expand autism services in the Las Vegas Valley and raise awareness through education and events such as the Grant a Gift Autism Foundation Race for Hope 5K, which was run April 27 at UNLV.

Newsweek
April 29, 2019

Measles cases in the United States reached a new high this week, with 695 cases reported to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), surpassing the previous record since the disease was declared eliminated in the United States in 2000. The highly contagious disease, now present in 22 states, has been spreading rapidly through communities where people are unvaccinated.

KCRW
April 29, 2019

More than 900 UCLA and Cal State LA students and staff have been quarantined to prevent the spread of measles. Meanwhile in Sacramento, a hearing this week on a measles bill drew lots of protestors. Hundreds of people lined up to comment against a bill that would strengthen vaccine requirements.

Vegas Inc
April 29, 2019

A love of science and the study of medicine fueled Dr. Rooman Ahad’s career and led her to a role as assistant professor of pediatric neurology at UNLV’s School of Medicine. She is now part of an effort to expand autism services in the Las Vegas Valley and raise awareness through education and events such as the Grant a Gift Autism Foundation Race for Hope 5K, which was run April 27 at UNLV.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
April 26, 2019

The Brazilian butt lift is gaining popularity. It is also the most dangerous kind of cosmetic surgery.

KSNV-TV: News 3
April 26, 2019

We've been hearing a lot lately about transparency in medical costs.