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Goodman Competition Presenters

The fifth annual Goodman competition held last week at Renown Regional Medical Center showcased an array of presentations from internal medicine, family medicine and psychiatry residents. In recognition of Philip H. Goodman's outstanding contributions to the medical school and to resident training, the Philip H. Goodman Award in Resident Excellence in Critical Appraisal was established in his memory through the Philip H. Goodman Endowment. Pictured from left: Thomas Schwenk, M.D., School of Medicine dean; Nancy Brick-Goodman, widow of Philip Goodman; Reka Danko, M.D. ‘08; Travis Walker, M.D. '14, family medicine resident; James Kenyon, Ph.D. senior associate dean for research; Sandeepkumar Gupta, M.D., internal medicine resident; and Faraaz Merchant, M.D., psychiatry resident and competition winner. Dr. Merchant's presentation was titled "Is adult ADHD a childhood-onset neurodevelopmental disorder? Evidence from a four-decade longitudinal cohort study." Photo by Anne McMillin, APR.

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Health Watch: A Day At The Museum


On May 7, 2016 The School of Medicine at UNR will participate in a free family-friendly event "Day at the Museum." Mary Shultz and Dr. Andy Sohn stopped by the KUNR studios to talk about the event.

More Medical Clerkships, Residencies In Works For Reno


By summer of 2017, the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno will have more local offerings for what are called clerkships, which students do in their third year, rotating through half a dozen specialties to figure out what they like best. In the past, students have had to leave the area for these opportunities.

Put Obese Patients in a Bind To Improve CIT

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When it comes endoscopy, gastroenterologists outperform surgeons in the eyes of the nurses and technicians who observe the procedures, according to a recent survey from researchers at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, in Las Vegas.

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The University of Nevada School of Medicine 2015-16 fact sheet provides at-a-glance data and the latest summaries on the School's educational, patient care, research, community outreach and economic impacts.

Dean Schwenk discusses the impact of the University of Nevada School of Medicine on the state and region.