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CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he had accepted the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Task Force...
Today, Dr. Laura Culley, UNLV School of Medicine Associate Dean for Community Engagement, was named the Southern Nevada Health District’s Public Health Hero for her efforts to develop a Mobile Health Collaborative. The award is presented each year to an individual or an organization whose efforts positively impact the... Read more
Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts Premieres on January 25 Vegas PBS is holding a preview screening of Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts on Thursday, January 19 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Optum, 2716 N. Tenaya Way, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128. The show examines the national public health threat posed by Alzheimer’s disease. After the... Read more
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he had accepted the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Task Force recommendations for distribution of the $10 million approved in the Governor’s executive budget during the 2015 legislative session. Within four years, this funding is expected to create 304 new GME... Read more
Simulation Center’s Realistic Training Tools Bring “Real Life” Experiences To Students
Situated in the eastern end of the Las Vegas Medical District, the 31,000-square-foot Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas (CSCLV) houses a unique hands-on simulation education program that has trained more than 3,500 nurses, medical students, and community members in the past six years to become successful health and medical professionals.... Read more
LVMS Names Infield Care Center In Honor Of Dr. Dale Carrison
Las Vegas Motor Speedway has announced it is naming its infield care center the Carrison Care Center in honor of longtime LVMS Medical Director Dr. Dale Carrison. The speedway’s medical director since it began operating in 1996, Carrison is one of the most accomplished and decorated doctors in Nevada.... Read more
Dr. Colleen Morris

Dr. Colleen Morris

Recognition February 26, 2016

After establishing the clinical genetics program in Nevada in 1988, Dr. Morris discovered the reason behind Williams syndrome, a condition that is associated with congenital heart disease, intellectual disability and a friendly personality: A deletion of 26 genes on chromosome 7 causes the symptoms. She is considered the leading... Read more
UNLV School Of Medicine Completes Key Step Toward Accreditation
The UNLV School of Medicine will rely on clinical partnerships with University Medical Center, Sunrise Hospital, the VA Medical Center in North Las Vegas and Dignity Health Nevada to train the 60 students per year who will be starting classes beginning in 2017, according to a key document submitted... Read more
The first medical residency program at MountainView Hospital has received accreditation, which means as many as 40 doctors-in-training will be working at the Las Vegas facility in July.  Hospital officials were notified Wednesday that the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education had approved MountainView’s Internal Medicine Residency Program.   “This... Read more
The University of Nevada School of Medicine announces the opening of its newest patient service facility: a full-service pharmacy located next to its Patient Care Center on Charleston Boulevard, just west of I-15. Read more
LAS VEGAS, Nev.— The University of Nevada’s medical students continued their tradition of placing in some of the nation’s most competitive residency programs today when the Class of 2015 learned the results of the National Resident Matching Program. Read more