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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...
Encouraging kids to eat more fruit and vegetables and to be physically active is the annual goal of the Coaches Health Challenge. This year, students from 210 Clark County School District elementary schools participated in the program and earned a record-breaking 460,378 points – each point equals a serving... Read more
Dr. Mark Dubrouva, a Las Vegas ophthalmologist, is a Nevada System of Higher Education regent and member of the UNLV School of Medicine’s Community Advisory Board, so he has a unique perspective on medical education in Nevada. Check out why he believes  UNLV’s School of Medicine is so important... Read more
Wanted: health care professionals, no medical degree required. That’s the pitch for a new UNLV School of Medicine program that aims to fill “a vital gap” in the health care system by producing community health workers who can help patients overcome social and physical barriers preventing them from receiving... Read more
In the video from the HPC User Forum in Tucson, Joseph Lombardo from the UNLV Supercomputing Center presents: Leveraging HPC for Alzheimer’s Research and Beyond. “The National Supercomputing Center supports research projects at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas by providing a full-service supercomputing facility, plus available training and services, to academic and... Read more
Exciting personalized medicine advancements based on UNLV research are on the horizon, thanks to Heligenics LLC, the first genomics spinoff company to emerge from UNLV. Heligenics was formed to commercialize several biotechnologies created in the laboratory of Martin Schiller, executive director of UNLV’s Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine, including:... Read more
Cleveland Clinic – Healthcare Interior Design Program
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
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
Making the Rounds with Founding Dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson
Clark County Commission meeting Friends and Colleagues, Earlier this month, we announced that the Clark County Commission unanimously adopted a resolution of intent to transfer ownership of the property at 625 Shadow Lane to the UNLV School of Medicine. The agreement now goes before the Nevada System of Higher... 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