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School of Medicine in the News


Women's Health Assessment Program

• KTVN Ch. 2

She's an associate professor, Dr. Jennifer Zebrack, of internal medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.




Mesa View Recruiting New Physicians

• Mesquite Local News

Pettit is currently in the residency program at University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno.


Back to Basics

• RGJ.com

Dr. Carol Scott, director of the sports medicine fellowship program at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, says she has seen an increased interest in boot camp-style workouts, and they have several benefits.





National, local efforts take aim at epidemic of obesity in children

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

"I think a lot of the problem is that you have a lot of shift workers here in Las Vegas, and quick access to lower-cost buffets and food items, around-the-clock access to food and alcohol," said Robin Morello, a bariatric nurse with the University Weight Loss Center, a partnership of University Medical Center and the University of Nevada School of Medicine




Sunrise nurses under scrutiny

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

Dr. David Gremse, professor and chair of pediatrics of the University of Nevada School of Medicine, said that nurses who work in a neo-natal unit are specially trained, often the best of the best.


Center for Molecular Medicine: Public Opening

• ProHealth

The public is invited to enjoy a day of discovery and tour the new Center for Molecular Medicine, home to the new Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease.


New facility aims to ease RN shortage in area

• Las Vegas Review-Journal

The three-story building will consolidate the campus’ nursing and medical students, and boost enrollment totals for both education programs.


Of mice and Molecular Medicine

• Reno Gazette-Journal

When the University of Nevada, Reno's $77 million Center for Molecular Medicine opens in September, it will house 40,000 mice and state-of-the-art laboratories to conduct research into possible cures for muscular dystrophy, breast cancer, stroke, herpes and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and other illnesses.



Chair of Pharmacology

• KUNR

University of Nevada, Reno President Milt Glick speaks with Joseph Hume, Chair of Pharmacology at UNR.


On the move

• Las Vegas Sun

Technology/Research: John Gosche of the University of Nevada School of Medicine.




Nursing a Nevada shortage

• Daily Sparks Tribune

“There is a lot of anecdotal evidence that the nursing shortage has been reduced or gone away,” said John Packham, director of health policy research for the University of Nevada School of Medicine


Pain in the Quiet (Not Red) Eye

• American Family Physician

David C. Fiore, M.D., University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada


Bryan Bledsoe, DO, FACEP

• EMS Responder

He is a clinical professor of emergency medicine in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and in the Department of Emergency Medicine at University Medical Center in Las Vegas.

Larson named interim director of Community Health Sciences

• Nevada News

Longtime faculty member Trudy Larson, a professor in the department of pediatrics, and former chair of pediatrics and associate dean at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, has been named interim director of the University of Nevada School of Medicine's School of Community Health Sciences, effective Sept. 1.