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Inside Nevada Medicine | September 7, 2017

News for A Healthy Nevada

Thomas Schwenk

Reflections from the Dean

August is always an exciting month at UNR Med as new students arrive to begin their medical studies and careers. This August was more exciting than usual as UNR Med welcomed the class of 2021 to our fully northern Nevada-based medical school with a new and exciting orientation experience-MedFIT.

MedFIT is modeled after NevadaFIT, the academic bootcamp for incoming University of Nevada, Reno undergraduates. Rather than a quick one- or two-day orientation, where students are told about our School of Medicine, they got to experience UNR Med firsthand.

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