News: UNLV School of Medicine

nurse administers shot to woman
Campus News | February 23, 2021
From Medicine to Nursing to Public Health, UNLV students are front-and-center in COVID-19 innoculation effort.
UNLV school of medicine logo
Campus News | February 19, 2021
School earns accreditation from Liaison Committee on Medical Education, meaning it meets or exceeds the highest standards for schools of medicine.
photo collage of black woman and medical building exterior
People | February 19, 2021
Dr. Brandi Alexander chose family medicine because it provides a range of challenges and opportunities to advocate for women of color.
A doctor in scrubs points to a medical image
People | February 5, 2021
A bout with malaria put Oluwafunmilola Okuyemi on the path to becoming a physician. Today she and UNLV colleagues have pioneered a way to lessen COVID-19 spread during surgery.
Campus News | February 3, 2021
A collection of news stories from the new year highlighting the experts and events at UNLV.
A woman prepares a syringe with COVID-19 vaccine
People | January 29, 2021
UNLV Medicine workers part of the COVID-19 battle as vaccine rollout is just beginning.
Six COVID vaccines on a blue tray
Business and Community | January 27, 2021
UNLV vaccine expert Johan Bester examines the ethical considerations behind the decision to get inoculated.
A sign reads "Silver State Pediatric Skilled Nursing Facility"
Campus News | January 21, 2021
The 36-bed skilled nursing site is expected to add an important dimension to students’ clinical education.
"UNLV School of Medicine" sign
Campus News | January 20, 2021
Volunteer efforts by hundreds of Southern Nevada physicians enhance the medical training of UNLV students.
three studio portraits
People | January 8, 2021
Members of the inaugural class of the UNLV School of Medicine await the results of Match Day — the day med school students across the nation find out where they will receive their specialty training.
Professor Nancy Lough standing in front of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas
People | January 4, 2021
Great places are made of great people. Here are a few who made the news in 2020.
medical worker in full protective suit making "LV" sign with hands
Business and Community | December 31, 2020
As the pandemic tightened its grip on Nevada, the nation, and the world, UNLV responded in ways big and small. Members of the media also turned to UNLV's faculty experts for answers.