The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine will host ‘the career of a medical student in a day' informational program, called Project Medical Education Nevada, for selected government and community leaders on Friday, Feb. 3 in Reno.
Epidemiologist Harry Hull at the University of Nevada School of Medicine said, “I have never heard of human TB being transmitted by flies. Human tuberculosis is difficult to transmit due to a low degree of infectiousness.
The International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome Gregory P. Brown, MD, General and Forensic Psychiatrist, to their prestigious organization with his upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World.
“I would say that I am not surprised. As far as my family goes, the women are the nurturers, and the men are the kind of 'tough love.' So if that were the experience someone were having in a hospital, I could see how a patient might do better,” says Shawnice Kraeber, a University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine third-year student.
"I'm not surprised at all that this happens, Dr. Joseph Adeshak said. Adeshak is a clinical associate professor at the [University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine]. He says he remembers when there was panic over the first discovered Superbug.
That is exactly what University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine student Christopher Clifford ’13 (biochemistry and molecular biology) will do this academic year as the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Government Relations Advocacy Fellow (GRAF).
Deans of 21 U.S. allopathic medical schools received a nice surprise from the AAFP recently when AAFP President John Meigs, M.D., of Centreville, Ala., sent them congratulatory letters for their "exemplary performance" in graduating a higher percentage of students entering careers in family medicine when compared to other U.S. allopathic schools.
Thomas L. Schwenk, MD, of the University of Nevada Medical School in Reno, singled out new data on testosterone therapy as one of his top picks, and one that he thinks should have an effect on clinical care.
Dr. Thomas L. Schwenk is professor of family medicine, dean of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and vice president of the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Nevada, Reno.
The $550,000 award approved by the Board of Examiners ends Dr. Justin Mandell’s seven-year legal battle with the University of Nevada, Reno, its School of Medicine and eight individuals affiliated with the residency program.
Dr. Yamamoto opened the practice a little more than a year ago. The Reno High School graduate studied at Dartmouth College before obtaining a medical degree from the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine.
Edward Eissmann, MD, FACOS, has joined the Jefferson Healthcare Medical Center’s Orthopedic Clinic. Eissmann is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine, where he also completed his internship.
I choose to see all the good of the past year, all of the many ways the School of Medicine and Division of Health Sciences have countered the misery we see on the news every day. I choose to see all of the random acts of kindness that have brought a smile or a tear of joy to the face of someone in need. We are thankful for the opportunity to serve our community, state, nation and the world, and especially to improve health and health care in Nevada.
Shawn Tsuda, MD. University of Nevada School of Medicine (Reno). Dr. Tsuda is the chief of minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He was the first surgeon in Nevada to receive certification in the LINX Reflux Management System for patients with severe gastroesophageal reflux disease. He performs the LINX procedures at miVIP Surgery Centers in Las Vegas.
The new PA program came to fruition because of coordination between Lauf; Dr. Thomas L. Schwenk, the dean of the School of Medicine and Evan Klass, the senior associate dean of Office of Statewide Initiatives.
The Nelson Building moved one step closer to being sold to developers of a 17-acre downtown Reno project. The sale of the 1.6 acre downtown location with two buildings and parking lot is owned by the University of Nevada, Reno. A Nevada System of Higher Education committee approved the $7 million sale moving forward on Thursday.
We have a tremendous shortage [of physicians] and in nearly all specialties,” said Dr. Thomas Schwenk, dean, University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) School of Medicine. The problem is compounded by the fact that, “until recently we’ve had a limited system of public medicine education leading to residency education and into practicing physicians,” he said.
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