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Students at the Open House

A high school student is listening to the lungs of second-year med student Roberto Lopez-Pacheco at an informational open house for high school students and their parents hosted by students from the University of Nevada School of Medicine. The event, hosted on April 11 by the Latino Medical Students Association and the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association, featured question and answer sessions with current medical students, tours of the medical school anatomy lab, demonstrations of physical exam skills and simulations of patient interactions.

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Loot, Vinegar, Blisters

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This magazine got an explanatory note recently from John Altrocchi ’50, retired as a professor of behavioral sciences at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and as a clinical psychologist.

Doctors leaving Las Vegas

• KLAS Ch. 8

69 students will be graduating from the University of Nevada School of Medicine in May and only 7 are staying in Nevada for their residency training.

Nevada 16th Among States With High Childhood Obesity Rates

• KUNR

Dr. Stephanie Wright is a physician at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. She says children who are overweight or obese are more at risk for "…high cholesterol, bone and joint aches and pains even at a young age, high blood pressure and obstructive sleep apnea even in children if they're severely overweight," Wright says.

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