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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...
If you feel at home in the kitchen, planning and preparing nutritious meals, congratulations. You’re not only refueling your body; you’re stimulating your brain with the type of workout it needs to remain healthy. “A nourishing, home-cooked meal, shared with friends or family, touches on three of the six... Read more
Esteemed physician brings more than 23 years of expertise and research in movement disorders to lead distinguished program Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health  (CCLRCBH) and the Center for Neurological Restoration (CNR) welcomes Zoltan Mari, MD as the Center’s new Section Head of the Nevada Movement Disorders... Read more
Las Vegas HEALS Opens Nomination Process for 2016 Gala
Las Vegas HEALS (Health, Education, Advocacy and Leadership of Southern Nevada) is now accepting nominations for its annual “Inspired Excellence in Healthcare Awards,” one of the most prestigious community awards a physician or healthcare leader in Southern Nevada can receive.   Inspired by the pioneer exploits of Dr. Royce W.... Read more
Associate Dean of Research Assumes Additional Role: Principal Investigator (PI) Of A Major Grant For UNLV School Of Medicine
Friends and Colleagues, In March I announced the addition of Parvesh Kumar, MD, to the UNLV School of Medicine faculty. Dr. Kumar oversees the medical school’s research efforts and cancer program as the senior associate dean for research, professor and chair of the department of radiation oncology, and cancer program director. Recently, Dr.... Read more
Ruvo Clinic Joins Global Effort To Expand Drug Trials' Participation
Former state Sen. Sandra Tiffany found an ad in the newspaper, responded to it and waited. When she didn’t hear back, she called a friend with connections at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. She was determined to participate in a clinical trial for Alzheimer’s disease... Read more
Ruvo Clinic Joins Global Effort To Expand Drug Trials’ Participation
Former state Sen. Sandra Tiffany found an ad in the newspaper, responded to it and waited. When she didn’t hear back, she called a friend with connections at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. She was determined to participate in a clinical trial for Alzheimer’s disease... Read more
Local Researchers Welcome Clinton Proposal To Spend $2 Billion To Battle Alzheimer's Disease
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s proposal to spent $2 billion a year to battle Alzheimer’s disease was welcomed Tuesday by Las Vegas researchers who say effective treatments are desperately needed given the growing number of elderly affected by the disease. The Clinton campaign consulted Cummings before it released the... Read more
Friends and Colleagues, Last week, I was honored to participate in a wonderful celebration at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health (LRCBH). Jeffrey Cummings, MD, medical director of the LRCBH and UNLV received an $11.1 million, five-year grant to advance Alzheimer and Parkinson research. The prestigious Center of Biomedical Research... Read more
The Clark County Medical Society presented its 61st President’s Installation and Awards ceremony June 27 at the World Market Center. This professional organization includes more than 1,100 physicians and advocates for doctors and their patients in Southern Nevada, encouraging the delivery of quality health care. Mayor Carol Goodman welcomed... Read more