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According to a 2013 survey by the Pew Research Center, 72% of internet users have looked online for health...
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he had accepted the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Task Force...
Western Governors University (WGU) is offering an added incentive for busy adults making resolutions to earn a bachelor’s or master’s degree in the new year, $500,000 in scholarships. Students who apply to WGU by March 31, 2017, are eligible to apply for the  New Kind of You Scholarship, which... Read more
On Dec. 7, Congress overwhelmingly approved the 21st Century Cures Act, through a bipartisan effort, which has already secured the support of President Barack Obama. He is expected to sign it by the end of this year. According to the White House, the act promises to “allow for money... Read more
New online degree program will prepare RNs and BSNs for specialist role Western Governors University (WGU) is now accepting applications for a new online master’s degree program aimed at preparing nurses to better analyze and interpret data in healthcare. Designed in collaboration with industry experts, the Master of Science... Read more
Park Place Infiniti this month was a platinum-level sponsor of the University Medical Center (UMC) annual “You Drink, You Drive, You Lose” event, where students from Legacy, West Career and Technical Academy and Boulder City high schools, experienced up close the dangers of drinking and driving. “At Park Place... Read more
Engelstad Family Foundation announces $1.5 million-dollar donation. Touro University Nevada and Opportunity Village alongside faculty, staff and students, community partners, alumni and others unveiled the university’s second mobile healthcare clinic during a press conference held Thursday, November 10. The unveiling also featured an announcement of a $1.5 million-dollar donation... Read more
Touro University Nevada Receives $1.2 Million-Dollar Grant to Launch Geriatric Medicine Fellowship
UNLV School of Medicine Opens Community Health Worker Agency. The first-of-its-kind program in Nevada is aimed at helping patients overcome the hurdles to receiving care. The first community health worker agency in Nevada has opened at the UNLV Medicine Ackerman Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Solutions in Las Vegas. A collaboration... Read more
Touro University Mobile Clinic Making Its Rounds With Help From Opportunity Village What hurts? It’s a question doctors often ask their patients at some point during a medical exam. For those with mental disabilities, it’s not an easy question to answer. “Our loved ones should be able to get... Read more
UNLV’s new School of Medicine takes innovative approach to teaching human anatomy with interactive imaging technology. Editor’s Note: The UNLV School of Medicine recently opened its enrollment process and in less than 10 days received more than 650 applications — more than half from Nevada residents or students who have ties... Read more
After four years of medical school, becoming a doctor involves ongoing mentorship from more seasoned physicians during a residency and, for many, a fellowship as well. Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health has taken a leading role in providing graduate medical education (GME) in Las Vegas, training... Read more