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Faculty donation will help students

 • University of Nevada School of Medicine faculty Carol Cheney, M.D. and Joshua Bardin, M.D. recently made provisions in their estate to establish an endowed scholarship to support medical students.

School of Medicine receives donation from Insomniac

 • Dale Carrison, D.O., chair of emergency medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, accepted a check in the amount of $30,000 from Pasquale Rotella, chief executive officer of Insomniac, the company that produces the annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas on Oct. 27.

Students learn of addiction medicine at Betty Ford Center

 • The Betty Ford Center received a generous multi-year grant from the E. L. Wiegand Foundation, to the University of Nevada School of Medicine expanded education of addiction medicine for students and faculty.

Colby Cassani Endowed Lectureship series opens

 • Starla Cassani presents a check to Tom Schwenk, M.D., dean of the School of Medicine, for a lectureship series and its mission to support organ and tissue donation