News: Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

A building under construction
Campus News | May 5, 2021
A new medical education building rises on the Shadow Lane campus. When it's done, it offers the capacity for double the number of students at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV.
A woman speaks with her classmates
People | April 30, 2021
Cancer delayed Addy Guida’s medical education. Now she says the experience will help make her a better doctor.
A group of students stand on a stage.
People | April 28, 2021
Through the uncertainty of accreditation, the charter class gambled on a fledgling medical school — and then faced a mass shooting and catastrophic pandemic. For UNLV’s first medical school graduates, the risk pays off.
A group of medical students walk down a sunlit hall
UNLV History | April 27, 2021
From a suggestion in an economic impact report to graduating its charter class in just 10 years. Here's how the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV got here and how it will shape health care in Southern Nevada.
Two women in white coats talk.
UNLV History | April 27, 2021
Scholarships for the charter class relieve financial burden for future health care providers.
A person receives a vaccination shot in the shoulder
Campus News | April 23, 2021
More than 100,000 vaccinations have been given so far.
rendering of Kerkorian Medical Education Building
Campus News | April 16, 2021
School to be known as the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV in recognition of private support from Kerkorian Estate and other private donors.
A young couple stands in front of a stage
People | April 16, 2021
Cory Colombini and Sabrina Novenschi will continue their education in Southern Nevada after graduating next month as part of the charter class of the UNLV School of Medicine.
vice president kamala harris watches unlv student administer COVID vaccine to another local college student
Campus News | April 14, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting health, recovery, and celebration at UNLV.
A woman speaks to a group of doctors
Business and Community | April 14, 2021
Residencies and fellowships are crucial tools to helping grow the number of doctors in Southern Nevada.
A bride stands amidst her wedding party
People | April 9, 2021
As she prepares to graduate from the UNLV School of Medicine next month, Ashley Newell Prandecki looks back at the self-doubt that almost stopped her from pursuing her passion.
healthcare worker filling syringe
Campus News | April 6, 2021
Here's why members of the campus community are excited to receive the new vaccine.