Enriching Student Experiences

UNR Med is proud to be a research-intensive medical school that is also highly-engaged with the community. The focus is on northern Nevada, with a statewide vision to contribute to "A Healthy Nevada." 

State of the Art Gross Anatomy Lab

UNR Med first-year medical students have the unique opportunity to take anatomy classes in a state-of-the art dissection laboratory, complemented by Nevada's largest and longest-serving anatomical donation program. 

Our Programs

Providing an Unrivaled Education since 1969, the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine has prepared more than 3,500 students, residents and fellows to lead the way to better health.

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Physician Assistant Studies

The Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Program at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is a fantastic opportunity for individuals interested in health care. 

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Speech Pathology & Audiology

Typically there are approximately 200 undergraduate and 50 graduate students enrolled in one of our three degree programs offered (B.S., M.S., and Ph.D.). 

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Graduate Medical Education

Our programs meet and exceed the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) requirements in each of the disciplines offered. 

State-of-the-art Simulation Center

This facility offers students a bridge between classroom learning and real-life clinical experience. Simulated activities are introduced from the early stages of all curricula and are designed to provide a realistic clinical environment where practical skills are taught and assessed.

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Nevada's first medical school

The School of Medicine is a research-intensive, community-based, statewide medical school with campuses in Northern Nevada's metropolitan and rural areas. Through targeted growth and investment in education, clinical services and research, we are a resource for improving health care regionally and across the country.