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School of Medicine in the News

Mother charged in daughter's murder

• Sierra Sun

Kathleen M. Mahon is a clinical professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine school and has been a practicing doctor for 49 years. She said 90 percent of her time is spent with children during her 40-hours of hospital work per week.


Nonprofit organizations start youth health clinic

• Stephens Medica Group

Lord of Host Community Center provides the space; Nevada Youth Alliance's Neighbor-to-Neighbor program writes grants; and the University of Nevada School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics provides Barangan and medical students who treat patients.


Ask the Doctor: Obesity and Diabetes

• KTVN Ch. 2

Dr. Evan Klass, an endocrinologist with the University of Nevada School of Medicine, discusses the relationship between diabetes and obesity.


HEALTH CARE OVERHAUL: Physicians urged to speak out on health-care reform

• LV Review-Journal.com

Chudacoff, a former professor at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and an acknowledged expert nationally in minimally invasive surgery, became a faculty member with the University of Nevada School of Medicine, highlighting in a 2008 e-mail to his department chairman what he felt were "weaknesses in the training of residents" at University Medical Center.


Free Clinics Sept

• KTVN News 2

The University of Nevada School of Medicine welcomes the medical school Class of 2013.



New Clinical Simulation Center for UNLV NSC nurses

• AllNurses.com

The CSC-LV is a 31,000 sq. ft. facility that opened at the UNLV Shadow Lane campus in August 2009 and is shared among the University of Nevada - Las Vegas School of Nursing, Nevada State College School of Nursing, and University of Nevada School of Medicine.