News: Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

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People | June 23, 2022

The medical school's Kristin Steffen lives life large in both her professional and personal lives.

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People | June 17, 2022

Dr. Anthony Desoasido of the Kerkorian School of Medicine wasn't about to allow middle age to stand in the way of his long-held dream of becoming a physician.

Alison Netski, MD, professor and chair of the department of psychiatry and behavioral health
Campus News | June 10, 2022

Dr. Alison Netski of the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine is the latest UNLV faculty member to participate in the selective fellowship program.

2022 UNLV Spring Commencement Ceremony for the Graduate College.  May 13, 2022 (Josh Hawkins/UNLV)
Campus News | June 2, 2022

A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and student changemakers at UNLV.

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Campus News | June 2, 2022

School of Medicine dean discusses why Nevada lags behind in number of medical school residency positions and what needs to be done.

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People | May 24, 2022

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine student Jacob Villarama took a year off to pray and contemplate which career path to follow.

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People | May 20, 2022

Lt. Col. Stephanie Streit does double duty as military surgeon and Kerkorian School of Medicine professor through unique partnership.

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Campus News | May 5, 2022

Edwin Oh uses genetics to improve health while Katherine Hertlein explores healthy relationships and the connection between sexuality and technology.

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Campus News | May 2, 2022

A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and student changemakers at UNLV.

A close-up of Sherine Khanbijian
People | April 29, 2022

Third-year medical student Sherine Khanbijian refused to let setbacks derail her dream of becoming a physician.

A portrait of Dr. John Fildes
People | April 22, 2022

The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine's John Fildes looks back at decades of medical accomplishments.

Dr. Iardino sits in front of a computer screne.
People | April 15, 2022

"Walking in his patients' shoes" takes on new meaning for Dr. Alfredo Iardino.