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School of Medicine in the News



Team approach targets eating disorders

• Reno Gazette-Journal

Dr. Cheryl Hug-English, interim dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine and medical director of the Student Health Center, said those with eating disorders should have a medical evaluation to see if they are suffering from any health consequences.


Nevada Health Matters: Starving the beast

• Reno Gazette-Journal

John Packham, Ph.D., is director of health policy research at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and president elect of the Nevada Public Health Association


UNR closer to buying home in Clark County for medical school dean

• lasvegassun.com

The University of Nevada School of Medicine wants to buy a house in Clark County for up to $400,000 for its new dean to help increase the school's "presence and commitment" to health care in Southern Nevada, university officials said Thursday


Families say sick kids need special care

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

But Dr. David Gremse, who is joining Tuesday's lobbying effort as chair of pediatrics at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, argues that children "are not just small adults."



New mammogram recommendations

• KSNV CH. 3

Dr. Jennifer Baynosa is a breast surgical oncologist and assistant professor for the University of Nevada School of Medicine



Ask the Doctor: Travel Vaccinations

• KTVN CH. 2

Dr. Zell, an internist with the University of Nevada School of Medicine and who is also certified by the International Society of Travel Medicine, offers patients pre- and post-travel consultations with in-depth analysis of the traveler's planned itinerary to determine possible associated health risks




Don't get sick on your trip over seas

• Reno Gazette-Journal

Dr. Steven Zell, travel medicine specialist in the internal medicine clinic at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, said part of the trip preparation should include visiting a physician who is a member of the International Society for Travel Medicine



Clark County mulls new partner, role for UMC

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

It was apparent from commissioners' questions such a partnership may involve an expansion of the hospital's relationship with the University of Nevada School of Medicine.




Commissioners name new CEO of University Medical Center

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

"I want to make sure people focus on the good things UMC does," Brannman said, stressing that he plans on strengthening the ties between UMC and both the University of Nevada School of Medicine and the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.



Migraine Surgery

• KNPR.org

Kayvan Khiabani, M.D., assistant professor; University of Nevada School of Medicine.




Health Watch

• KTVN

We're use to hearing about free clinics from the University of Nevada School of Medicine, but next week, they'll be helping someone else.


Larson selected as director of School of Community health Sciences

• UNR Nevada Today

Her appointment follows an impressive 27-year career at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, where she has served as a professor and former chair of the Department of Pediatrics and also served as an associate dean.