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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...
An exciting opportunity is available for rising 9th graders (8th graders going into the 9th grade) who have a passion to one day have a career in medicine or health care. Preparation for a career in health care starts with creating and supporting a healthy foundation in medical self-efficacy.... 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
Fearless Females: Barbara Atkinson, M.D.
Educating Future Doctors Barbara Atkinson, M.D., accepted the position of planning dean of the new University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine in May 2014 while on vacation with her husband, Bill. In fact, when she retired in 2012 after a 37-year career that encompassed pathology, research, teaching... Read more
Nevada Online University Graduates First 200 Students
Saturday was a special day for Gilbert Elementary School first grade teacher Silvia Mendoza-Stout. The Las Vegas mother of three was the first in her family to receive her bachelor’s degree in elementary education six years ago from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and on Saturday, she added... Read more
UNLV Trains Future Healthcare Professionals
The University of Nevada, Las Ve-gas has been training health, wellness and medical professionals since 1957, and many receive parts of their clini-cal education, or begin their careers, within the Las Vegas Medical District. UNLV’s five health and medicine-fo-cused schools continue to prepare the next generations of professionals and... Read more
Researcher knew there was a connection between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease. Now they’ve discovered that introducing a brief sickness may help. Jefferson Kinney’s research into Alzheimer’s disease is among the projects getting a big boost through an $11.1 million grant to fund a Center of Biomedical Research Excellence, the first in... Read more
Opening two new medical schools in Southern Nevada will bring more than brick and mortar changes.  Doctors who also teach will shift affiliations, and some students will end up on opposite ends of the state.  The University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno has been training students in... Read more
Researchers from 13 institutions representing seven western states gathered at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas June 8-10 to share successes and opportunities in clinical and translational research at the Second Annual Meeting of the Mountain West Clinical and Translational Research-Infrastructure Network (CTR-IN). UNLV and the University of Nevada... Read more