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School of Medicine in the News


Is Your Neighborhood Bad for Your Health

• Advance Health Care for Nurses

Alvin B. Lin is clinical assistant professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine at its Las Vegas Family Medicine Residency program.


Physician supply

• Northern Nevada Business Weekly

A new study by the University of Nevada School of Medicine finds that 80 percent of physicians who completed both their undergraduate and graduate education in Nevada are actively practicing in the state.


Kieckbusch elected 104th WCMS president

• Reno Gazette-Journal

Dr. Kieckbusch started his medical education at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and graduated with his medical doctorate in 1998 at the top of his class.


Helipad opposition calls first witness

• EMS Flight Crew

The case of the neighbors opposing Overlook Hospital’s helipad applications began Monday night when Dr. Bryan Bledsoe, a clinical professor of emergency medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, testified as an expert on emergency medicine and medical helicopter use.


Misra, Baker receive research awards from NSHE

• Nevada News

Baker team teaches medical biochemistry, is a guest lecturer for other courses in the University of Nevada School of Medicine, and serves on the University of Nevada School of Medicine Admissions Committee.


How healthy is your county?

• RGJ.com

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


Students, faculty providing millions in free health care

• RGJ.com

The report details the services provided by schools and programs such as the University of Nevada School of Medicine, the UNLV School of Dental Health, and the nursing schools of each of the universities and colleges, as well as schools of social work, occupational therapy, emergency medical training and medical technician fields.



Cleveland Clinic could expand more in Las Vegas

• Cleveland Plain-Dealer

They have held some meet-and-greet sessions with local health systems and are developing a small internship program with the University of Nevada School of Medicine.


Childhood Depression

• KTVN Ch. 13

Doctor Caroline Barangan from the University of Nevada School of Medicine Pediatrics outlines the signs of childhood depression.



Yoga program includes laughs - Free Clinic March

• 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.


State workers protest cuts

• Lahontan Valley News
Related: The Record-Courier

And Norman Huckle, who works at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, said Nevada needs to preserve what it already has.




Women warned about gum disease

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

Han's findings are being scrutinized by researchers across the country, including at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine.


Podcast Call Recordings

• FPIN

Dr. Carol Scott, Director of the University of Nevada School of Medicine Sports Medicine Fellowship, answers questions about what an eMedRef author can expect from a senior editor, including how involved the editor will be and how many rounds of revisions and changes are typical.


Chair of Physiology and Cell Biology

• KUNR

University of Nevada, Reno President Milt Glick speaks with Doctor Kent Sanders, Chair of Physiology and Cell Biology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.



Zavala defense claims manslaughter, not murder

• The Sacramento Bee

On Monday, jurors also heard testimony from Dr. Melissa Piasecki, a psychiatrist and University of Nevada School of Medicine professor.


Medical student claims honor

• Nevada Sagebrush

Mattingly, 25, is one of three fourth-year University of Nevada School of Medicine students that learned their “match” results early.