Dr. John Mercer, UNLV Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences
"Physics and Physiology of Endurance Sport: Swim, Bike, and Run"
Dr. Sarah Harris, UNLV Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
"Robotics, Processors, and Human Interfaces"
Dr. Josh Greenwood, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"Examining "Desiccation Tolerance in Mosses: Or How Mosses Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Dryness"
Dr. Jeffrey L. Ebersole, UNLV School of Dental Medicine
"Longevity and Aging: Precision Oral Health Sciences for the 21st Century"
Dr. Michael Treat, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"Hibernators Healing Humans: Potential Biomedical Lessons from Mammalian Hibernators"
Dr. Donald Price, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"Hawaiian Drosophila: How to Evolve 1,000 Species in Just 25 Million Years"
Dr. Edwin Oh, UNLV School of Medicine
"Using Human Diagnostic and Wastewater Samples to Track COVID-19 Progression in Nevada"
Dr. Erick Bandala, Desert Research Institute
"Exposure to Extreme Heat in Las Vegas: What are the Effects on our Health?"
Dr. Christina Demopoulos, UNLV School of Dental Medicine
"The Mouth is Part of the Body Too"
Dr. Duane Moser, Desert Research Institute
"Life at the Edge: from the Deep Biosphere to Deep Space"
Ted Hartwell, Desert Research Institute
“A Study of the Impact of Problem Gambling in Nevada Tribal Communities, and an Update on Impacts of COVID-19 to Tribal Gaming”
Dr. Brittany Kruger, Assistant Research Scientist, Desert Research Institute
“Astrobiology: What life underground can teach us about life on other planets”
Dr. Veronique Demers-Mathieu, Senior Research Scientist, Medolac Laboratories
"How do human milk antibodies help to protect the immature gut in preterm infants against infections?"
Dr. Sean Neiswenter, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"RATS! A Tale of Conservation in a Human Modified Landscape"
Dr. Paul Schulte, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"How does water climb tall trees?"
Dr. Jef Jaeger, UNLV School of Life Sciences
"A Primer on the Amphibian Chytrid Fungus in Southern Nevada"
Dr. David Lee
"Run, Walk, or Crawl to the Pub: At What Cost?"
Dr. Boo Shan Tseng
"How Bacteria Build Strong Communities"
Dr. Allyson Hindle
"Southern Exposure: Science at the Bottom of the World"
Dr. Matthew Petrie
"Will we have forests in the future? An overview of declining tree regeneration in the western United States"
Dr. Mo Weng
"How Mechanical Force Sculptures an Embryo"
Dr. Ernesto Abel-Santos
"A New Strategy for the Prevention of Clostridium difficile Infections"
Dr. Alexis Billings
"It's not what you said, but how you said it": Animal communication across sensory systems"
Dr. Aude Picard
"Mining, Minerals and Microbes"
Dr. Arpita Basu
"Gestational Diabetes: Increasing Prevalence but Decreasing Solutions"
Dr. Erica Marti
"Water Reuse: Providing Water that is Dependable and Drinkable"
Dr. Nora Caberoy
“Alzheimer’s Disease: The Race to Finding a Cure”
Dr. Ross Newman
"How Do Clinical Trials Really Work?"
Dr. Haroon Stephen
"How is Spatial Reasoning Supported by GIS?"
Dr. Elizabeth Stacy
“Why Are There so Many Tree Species?”
Dr. Jefferson Kinney
"Investigations of Alzheimer's disease pathology and potential therapeutics"
Dr. Allen Gibbs
"Survival of the Fattest: Evolving Flies to Study Obesity"
Dr. Libby Hausrath
"What causes pink snow?: Interactions of snow algae, minerals and microorganisms in low-nutrient snowy environments"
Michael R. Schwemm, Ph.D.
"Importance of perennial springs in the evolution and conservation of arid land fishes"
Dr. Lawrence R. Walker
"Disasterology: The Science of Ecosystem Recovery"
Dr. Eduardo Robleto
"Bacterial Antibiotic Resistance: The Power of Evolution"
Dr. Ashkan Salamat
"Journey to the Center of the Earth"
Dr. Andrew Andres
"Steroids and Salivary Glands: Why Tissues Respond Differently to Hormones"
Dr. Matthew Lachniet
“A Climate Scientist in the Era of Alternative Reality”
Dr. Christy Strong
“Using molecular scissors to perform HIV genome surgery”
Dr. Lynn Fenstermaker
“Estimating Water Use from Satellite Observations”
Dr. Henry Sun
"Marble decay at the Forbidden City Mausoleum: Why the chemists may have got it wrong"
Dr. David Choate
"Cougars and their drinking problems? Living on the edge creates a predator-prey shell game in the northern Mojave Desert"
Dr. Daniel Thompson
"Why is the Mount Charleston Blue Butterfly Only on Mount Charleston?"
Dr. Philippos Tsourkas
"Bacteriophages: My Parasite’s Parasite is my Ally"
Dr. Stanley Hillyard
"The Devils Hole Pupfish: A Canary in the Coal Mine of Global Climate Change"
Dr. Steve Rowland
“Reconstructing Life Histories of Ice Age Elephants of Las Vegas Valley"
Dr. Brenda Buck
"Naturally Occurring Asbestos: An Emerging Health Hazard"
Dr. Brian Villmoare
"Hunting Fossil Humans in Deserts of East Africa"
Dr. Stan Smith
"Climate Change and the West"
Dr. Helen Wing
"Evolution of a Bacterial Pathogen: Hijacking, Silencing, and Toxic Effects"
Dr. Brian Hedlund
"Exploring Biodiversity in a Microbial World"
Dr. Jason Steffen
Dr. Cheryl Radeloff
"Syphilis: The Science and Art of Diagnosis"
Dr. Arya Udry
"Martian Geology: New Discoveries From Rover, Orbiter, and Meteorite Data"
Dr. Frank van Breukelen
"Hibernation: Life Below Zero"
Dr. Martin Schiller
"Personal Genome Sequencing, Human Genetic Variation, and Health"
Dr. Scott Abella
"The Causes of the Carpenter Fire"