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School of Medicine in the News


Artists in Healing at Sierra Arts

• DailySparksTribune.com

Humanities in the field of medicine. The exhibition, titled "Artists in Healing," opens Monday and features the work of two University of Nevada School of Medicine students.





Big hospitals in region post losses

• Northern Nevada Business Weekly

John Packham, director of health policy research at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, says hospitals nationwide have struggled during the downturn.


Battle with former chancellor Rogers clouded Glick's final days

• RGJ.com

In the two weeks before his death, a rift brewed between University of Nevada, Reno President Milton Glick and former chancellor James Rogers over where the new dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine would reside—in Northern or Southern Nevada.




Fact Checker: What's sticking in your gut?

• RGJ.com

To address both claims, Fact Checker contacted Christian Stone, chief of gastroenterology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas.


UNR and UMC

• KNPR 88.9

To do that, the commission wants a greater commitment from the state's medical school, which is located at the University of Nevada, Reno.


Giunchigliani seeks expanded role for medical school

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

The University of Nevada School of Medicine should have a greater presence in Southern Nevada, according to Las Vegas mayoral candidate Chris Giunchigliani, although school officials say that's a more difficult undertaking than it appears.


Donation to help medically uninsured

• Daily Sparks Tribune
Related: RGJ.com

The University of Nevada School of Medicine's Student Outreach Clinic recently received a $61,350 gift from the Nell J. Redfield Foundation to help with clinic operations.



Plastic surgery an increasingly popular option for men

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

Absolutely nothing, according to Dr. William Zamboni's typical male patient. The professor of plastic surgery at the University of Nevada School of Medicine says most of the men who come to his office are baby boomers looking into anti-aging procedures.




Free Medical Clinics

• KTVN CH. 2
Related: RGJ.com

The University of Nevada School of Medicine's Student Outreach Clinics are a free service providing care for Washoe County's medically uninsured population. A flat $5 fee covers all lab fees.


People on the move: Elizabeth Jaffe

• RGJ.com

A board-certified family practice physician, Jaffe is a graduate of the University of Nevada School of Medicine.




'Team Elsie' takes on cystic fibrosis

• The Record Courier

The first in the region, the program is a partnership between the hospital, University of Nevada School of Medicine, and the Cystic Fibrosis Center at Stanford.


Dr. Kayvan Khiabani on Healthline

• KRVN CH. 4

We are wrapping up our discussion on migraine headaches and today we are talking about surgery for migraines and Dr. Kayvan Khiabani from the University of Nevada School of Medicine is going to discuss that surgery.


EMP Announces Video Contest Winner

• PR-USA.net

The top place winner for 2010 was a tie between University Medical Center of Southern Nevada/University of Nevada School of Medicine and Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in the Bronx, New York.