News: Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

Kevin Lee, MD
People | February 1, 2023

Internal medicine resident Kevin Lee appreciates the independence he's experienced during his residency, which has been marked by a tumultuous pandemic.

Paige Smith, DO
People | January 24, 2023

Emergency medicine chief resident resides over a hospital floor and takes her expertise to Lake Mead, Allegiant Stadium, and beyond.

woman posing
People | January 18, 2023

Among her many titles — therapist, professor, director of UNLV's Couple and Family Therapy Program — Sara Jordan credits her mortician and EMT father for showing her a sense of humor is invaluable even in the most serious of careers.

Glenn Barnes, DO
People | January 12, 2023

Doctor of osteopathic medicine Glenn Barnes works to prevent, evaluate, treat, and rehabilitate injuries for recreational and competitive athletes of all ages.

Members of the Precision Medicine Lab lifting off a manhole cover to study wastewater
Business and Community | December 29, 2022

A yearlong collection of headlines featuring community resources, training programs, and partnerships to move Southern Nevada forward.

Jabre Millon
People | December 13, 2022

Jabre Millon achieving his goal to become a doctor after working through family trauma.

students doing yoga at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center
Research | December 5, 2022

Wellness expert and medical school professor Anne Weisman shares tips from her mind-body training that anyone can use to de-stress and find balance during the holiday season.

Alex Ma, MD
People | November 29, 2022

Medical school alum and second-year resident entertains pediatric hospital patients by volunteering for local nonprofit Critical Care Comics.

photo of wall art
Campus News | November 23, 2022

The project represents a gift from the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Class of 2022 and the theme of 'diversity, inclusion, and acceptance.'

three people posing for camera, two women and older male
People | November 17, 2022

A first-gen trailblazer, Irwin Munoz is becoming a physician to help others navigate the healthcare system.

Faun Botor (right) alongside fellow charter class graduates Damien Medrano (left) and Toyokazu “Chris” Endo (center).
People | November 9, 2022

The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV alumna balances her personal life alongside being in the second year of a four-year residency in psychiatry.

UNLV cheerleaders during 2022 homecoming
Campus News | November 8, 2022

A collection of news stories highlighting UNLV students and faculty who made headlines locally, regionally, and internationally.