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Online Medical Marketing Strategies for Any Practice
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...
Clark County students explore medical field at CampMED
CampMED, a new three-day summer camp run by Vegas PBS’s Desert Meadows Area Health Education Center, offers Clark County students a chance to play doctor.  The program launched Thursday as a collaborative effort involving the Roseman University of Health Sciences, UNLV, University of Nevada, Reno, and many more educational... Read more
University Of Nevada School Of Medicine Begins New Identity By Adding Reno To Its Name
As the UNLV School of Medicine prepares for its expected July 2017 debut, the state’s Reno-based medical school has begun crafting a new image to distinguish itself. The first step: Changing its name. The Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents on Friday voted to tweak the name of... Read more
Las Vegas UMC Trauma Center Part Of Response To Mass Casualty Incidents
UMC Trauma Center As law enforcement worked to unravel the details of a mass shooting Sunday in Orlando, a nearby hospital was busy providing information through social media, securing its facilities and arranging a meeting area for victims’ families. Pulse, the gay nightclub where the gunman opened fire, killing... Read more
UNLV School Of Medicine: The Community And The Curriculum
Dr. Ellen Cosgrove, vice dean for academic affairs and education, explained, “We want to educate physicians, and we want them to be well versed in the Las Vegas community. We want them to understand the people who live here, the hardships they face, and their social issues. “Health care... Read more
More Doctors For Northwest Las Vegas Community Is Ultimate Goal Of MountainView Hospital Residency Program
In September, MountainView Hospital received accreditation for its Internal Medicine Residency program. Roughly 250 interviews later, it has selected the doctors who will complete their training at its facility. “We are very excited to reach this important milestone in the development of MountainView Hospital’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) program,”... Read more
UNLV Student Among First Graduates From Children’s Mental Health Program
A typical week for Margie Toves during graduate school went something like this: attend classes at the School of Social Work, work as a graduate assistant, go to Seven Hills Hospital to fulfill practicum hours twice a week. On the weekend, return to the behavioral health treatment center to... Read more
UNLV Student Among First Graduates From Children's Mental Health Program
A typical week for Margie Toves during graduate school went something like this: attend classes at the School of Social Work, work as a graduate assistant, go to Seven Hills Hospital to fulfill practicum hours twice a week. On the weekend, return to the behavioral health treatment center to... Read more
Touro University Students ReInvent Wine Mugs And Razors For The Disabled
A wine mug for the legally blind, a device to help amputees carry groceries, and a razor to help those with limited mobility shave were among ideas built and showcased by students at Touro University Nevada’s School of Occupational Therapy this week. Each of the products were produced to... Read more
Staying One Step Ahead Of Brain Cancer
The brain is one of the body’s most remarkable organs. More than 100,000 chemical reactions take place within the brain every single second. The average brain also has more than 400 miles of blood vessels. Additionally, information in the brain is said to move at more than 250 miles... Read more
Allergens On The Attack
When your body’s immune system reacts to a foreign substance in a way that doesn’t cause a reaction in others, that is what’s known as an allergy. Ranging from pollen and dust to more severe sensitivities such as food and insect sting allergens, the impact of allergies deserves discourse... Read more