News: UNLV School of Medicine

Campus News | September 19, 2019
UNLV's newest class of medical school students pledge to foster an environment of inclusivity and diversity in medicine.
doctor talking to healthcare worker in hallway
People | September 11, 2019
Dr. John Fildes continues the vision for establishing UNLV's academic medical center.
woman in formal dress at piano
People | September 4, 2019
Inspired by a '00s movie and a grandfather she never met, Alexis Hilts found her path to medical school.
silhouette of young girl
Campus News | August 28, 2019
UNLV Medicine’s Mojave Counseling Youth Clinic offers assistance to some of Nevada's youngest patients.
Dr. Stephen Dahlem shakes hands with student Gregory Schreck.
People | August 21, 2019
Medical school class president combines education and science degrees as he prepares for emergency medicine.
5 students hold paper mustaches in front of face
Campus News | August 15, 2019
Back-to-school events to highlight UNLV campus traditions and student involvement.
briefcase with UNLV School of Medicine paperwork
Campus News | August 14, 2019
A new group of resident physicians recently came on board, just as the school bade farewell to a group who had completed their residencies.
Dr. John Fildes in hallway
People | August 8, 2019
Fildes, professor and chair of UNLV's department of surgery, will begin as interim dean Sept. 1.
group of medical personnel surrounding a patient in hospital bed
People | August 7, 2019
A moment paying tribute to an organ donor helps families heal while raising awareness of the need for more donors.
woman in front of bookshelf
People | July 31, 2019
While teaching classes at the University of Salzburg, Katherine Hertlein also explored uses of technology.
thermometer with temps over 100 degrees with sun shining
Research | July 26, 2019
UNLV Medicine surgeons reviewed pavement burn admissions to a Las Vegas burn center over five years to determine how hot is too hot.
Campus News | July 24, 2019
The ear, nose, and throat clinics operated by UNLV Medicine assist about 1,500 patients a month.