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Student Health Center and Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center News

The Student Health Center, Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center, Laboratory, and Pharmacy are open to all currently registered and enrolled students and employees.

Current Student Health and FAST Center News

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Campus News | January 21, 2022

New service aids UNLV researchers while serving community members with chronic illnesses.

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People | August 26, 2021

Dr. Salvatore Biazzo's work at FAST and Student Health centers earns him Administrative Faculty Member of the Year award.

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Campus News | August 25, 2021

From the pandemic to economic woes to social justice and beyond, the return to campus this semester is fraught with outside issues. Here's how faculty, staff, and students can help work through a year of trauma.

Business and Community | March 29, 2021

Take a moment on March 30 to recognize the contributions UNLV's medical professionals are making to our community.

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Research | March 4, 2021

A "minus 80" freezer keeps the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine well below zero, but it was a mistake UNLV got it in the first place.

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Campus News | November 23, 2020

A guide to the resources that can help you, your students, or your coworkers navigate the multiple stressors of living and learning through 2020.

Student Health and FAST Center In The News

KSNV-TV: News 3
October 19, 2021

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) School of Public Health is partnering with the UNLV Student Health Center and UNLV Faculty and Staff Treatment Center (FAST) to provide free COVID-19 vaccines to students, faculty, staff, and the public during the university's Rebel Homecoming Festival on Wednesday, October 20th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in UNLV Pida Plaza in front of FDH.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 25, 2015

This year's 4 percent increase in undergraduate registration fees is a heckuva deal for UNLV students when compared with the cost of school-sponsored health insurance.

Live Insurance News
August 24, 2015

Students at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, (UNLV) are facing growing health insurance premiums. Those that receive coverage through the school’s Student Health Insurance Plan, which provides policies for undergraduates, may be facing rate shock, as premiums continue to climb significantly. Growing premiums are forcing some students to seek coverage through the state’s health insurance exchange, which is designed to serve as an alternative to conventional insurance markets, allowing consumers to find affordable coverage.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 24, 2015

It's back-to-school time and, for some newly minted college freshmen, it's the first time they'll be managing their own health without a concerned parent hovering nearby.