News Archive

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

#PositivelyUNRMed Blood Drive, Aug. 1

 • There will be a #PositivelyUNRMed Blood Drive Tuesday, August 1 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Silver 10 parking lot, located north of the Pennington Health Sciences building.

Slurpee Day the UNR Med Way

 • Every July 11th, slushy fans across the country hit their local 7-Elevens for free 7.11-ounce Slurpees. We spoke with Lindsay Wexler, RDN, CSSD, LD - a clinical dietician in UNR Med's Wellness and Weight Management Clinic - about the benefits of pairing a brisk walk with a delicious reward.

Reflections from the Dean

 • The spring issue of Synapse just landed in mailboxes across the country, with an impressive story titled “Physiology & Cell Biology Ranked 17th in U.S. for Research Funding.” The ink on that great news story is barely dry, and it‘s already outdated. I couldn’t be more thrilled.

Kim Quinn Races Toward Her Sixth Reno Rodeo

 • When the Reno Rodeo comes to town this week Kim Quinn Financial Services' chief financial officer will make her sixth appearance in the "Wildest, Richest Rodeo in the West" during her 25-year career.

Reflections June 2017

 • The answer to any question or dilemma we face is how we can best serve the State of Nevada and improve health and healthcare for all Nevadans.

School of Medicine graduates 61 new doctors

 • Commencement ceremonies for the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine’s Class of 2017 were held this afternoon at Lawlor Events Center at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Jones lab to host foundation's cyclists

 • Peter Jones, Ph.D., The Mick Hitchcock, Ph.D. Endowed Chair in Medical Biochemistry at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, is giving back to the foundation that believed in his research enough to fund it several years ago.

Reflections May 2017

 • We have rightfully celebrated the great success of our graduating medical students in the recent residency match process.

6th Annual Goodman competition winner named

 • The 6th Annual Philip H. Goodman Residence Excellence in Critical Appraisal Competition was held April 19 at Renown’s Mack Auditorium where residents from internal medicine, family medicine and psychiatry filled the room to listen to three of their peers compete.