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Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging Center first install MRI tech
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...
City National Awards $10,000 to Touro University Nevada’s Scholarship Program
Southwest Medical Associates, part of OptumCare, donated $145,000 to the Touro University Nevada Physician Assistant Studies Program to fund the purchase of new equipment and training materials. The donation will enable the Touro Physician Assistant Program to purchase three ultrasound machines and models. Students will use these tools to... 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
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
Making the Rounds with Founding Dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson
Friends and Colleagues, Last week I participated in a roundtable discussion organized by U.S. Rep. Dr. Joe Heck at Touro University. Faculty and administrators from all three Southern Nevada medical schools, the College of Southern Nevada, and Nevada State College gathered to discuss how we could close the health... Read more
A Dose Of Dexa
Even if you don’t know exactly what it means, osteoporosis sounds ominous. Nineteenth-century doctors coined the word — which comes from “osteon,” the Greek word for bone, and “porosis,” Latin for porous — to describe what these early medical professionals observed when studying bone failures. Healthy bones have a... Read more
Two  well respected  Las Vegas valley communications strategists, Lisa Santwer and Nicole Wolf, are assuming a leadership role with Las Vegas HEALS’ 20+ member Communications Council as co-chairs. Lisa  Santwer is the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada and  Nicole Wolf is Director... Read more
Touro University Nevada celebrated the one year milestone of the first patients to be treated at its expanded Touro Health Center. Patients, physicians, students, and staff gathered Wednesday to celebrate the anniversary and recognize the significance of the Center’s contributions to the community.  In the summer of 2014 Touro... Read more