Nevada Medicine Weekly

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Med students at White Coat

Applaud UNR Med Student Academic Achievements - May 18

Please join us in recognizing the academic achievements of our University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine students at the UNR Med 2017 Awards Ceremony, Thursday, May 18 from 9:30-11:00 a.m. at Nightingale Concert Hall. This annual event is a meaningful way to acknowledge our outstanding School of Medicine students and highlight the Class of 2017. The ceremony includes the presentation of the Dean's Scholar Award and the naming of the class-selected Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. Kindly RSVP by registering online. Parking is available in the Brian J. Whalen Parking Complex.

Upcoming Events

April 25 – May 2, 2017

Chest Conference

Case Presentations
April 25, 2017 • 12–1 p.m. • South (Las Vegas Area)

ECHO Clinics: Sports Medicine

Sports Fad Diets and Supplements
April 27, 2017 • 8–9 a.m. • Statewide

2017 Community Faculty Appreciation Breakfast

April 28, 2017 • 7 a.m. • North (Reno Area)

Professional Portrait Session, Reno

May 2, 2017 • 12–1 p.m. • North (Reno Area)

SPA Clinics: Cognitive Communication Class

May 2, 2017 • 5–6 p.m. • North (Reno Area)

Student Outreach Clinics: General and Pediatrics Clinics

May 2, 2017 • 6–9 p.m. • Statewide

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Latest News

School of Medicine announces free May clinic dates

Monday, April 24th: The University of Nevada Reno, School of Medicine announces its free Student Outreach Clinics for May.

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Nevada in the News

New tools for telemedicine

Friday, April 21st: Nevada Silver & Blue: Dr. Paul Park ’06 M.D., Ph.D. (cellular and molecular biology) believes telemedicine is the future of patient care in Nevada.

Practicing medicine

Friday, April 21st: Nevada Silver & Blue: The Student Outreach Clinic, now located on campus in the Family Medicine Center, came into existence in 1996 when second-year medical students wanted a way to interact with patients while giving back to the community.

How to donate your body to science

Wednesday, April 19th: Las Vegas Review-Journal: The University of Nevada, Reno has had a donor program but only for Northern Nevada residents, which leaves the Dotson family out. Their daughter also wants to donate her body to science.Joyce King, UNR’s program administrator for anatomical donations, said the statewide donor program ended March 21, 2016.

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