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School of Medicine in the News

New SLMC doctor has traveled the world with medicine

• Mason Valley News/RGJ

McKee has been a professor at the University of Nevada, Reno medical school for 21 years and she has worked at Himalayan Rescue Association clinics and hospitals.


County Health Rankings Released

• KTVN Ch. 2

Packham says the University of Nevada, School of Medicine and other health agencies are interested in the findings to better provide information on where medical care needs to be targeted.


Coombs: The Deceased Parent's Society

• Reno Gazette-Journal

My dad donated his body to the University of Nevada Medical School (which I was very touched by), and they came and picked him up very quickly.



University researcher developing rapid Ebola test

• KRNV Ch. 4

During an Ebola outbreak time is vital. Dr. AuCoin said current diagnostic tests can take from six hours to several days, but his team at the University of Nevada School of Medicine has developed a test that takes just about 15 minutes.



UNR professor works to develop Ebola rapid diagnostic test

• Fox 11 Reno

A microbiology professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine has initiated a partnership with a virologist from Public Health Canada to develop a rapid point-of-care diagnostic test for Ebola virus.


Stavros Anthony hopes to be next Las Vegas mayor

• KLAS Ch. 8

Anthony is also focused on bringing the University Nevada School of Medicine to downtown. "We need a medical district of health excellence, creating our own doctors, that are going to stay in the city of Las Vegas."


SmithGroupJJR Promotes Mark Patterson to Health Practice Leader

• PR Newswire

Among the SmithGroupJJR projects Patterson is presently leading is the Las Vegas Medical District Master Plan, a 15-year, 674-acre development and expansion plan encompassing existing major health institutions such as the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada (UMC) and the University of Nevada School of Medicine.


Saul Zelan, M.D.

• Northern Nevada Business Weekly

Saul Zelan, M.D. has joined the psychiatry department faculty staff at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.


People on the move: March 14

• Reno Gazette-Journal

She also serves as the vice chairman of medicine at Summerlin Hospital, as well as that hospital’s cancer committee and hospital peer review committee, and is involved with the resident teaching program at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.


People on the move: March 6

• Reno Gazette-Journal

The University of Nevada School of Medicine welcomed Todd R. Anderson as its new director of budgeting and hospital accounting.


UNLV Seeks More Funds From Legislature For Med School

• KNPR

Atkinson said that many faculty members currently at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno plan on becoming part of the UNLV faculty, but if the Legislature does not provide all of the money needed thereby delaying the project, those faculty members might have to move on.


Recognizing warning signs of dementia

• Reno Gazette-Journal

Dr. Vuppalapati is on the faculty for the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Nevada Reno.


Anthony Slonim, MD, DrPH

• Becker's Hospital Review

He also holds appointments as Clinical Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at UNSOM (the University of Nevada School of Medicine).


Burning Man, Humboldt General Hospital sever contract

• Reno Gazette-Journal

In fact, some of the staff are third year University of Nevada, Reno medical students, Songer said. Other staff include nurses, physicians, specialists, and maintenance professionals.


Nevada Regents ready to go on medical school plans

• Reno Gazette Journal

Currently, the University of Nevada School of Medicine educates students on the UNR campus during the first two years. Most students do rotations during the third and fourth years in Clark County.


Compassion and care: UM's Family Medicine Residency earns high marks with physicians, patients

• Missoulian (Montana)

At Partnership last week, Justin Perry talked with Caramore about one of his patients. Perry, of Fort Benton, got his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine after working as an engineer in Montana. He was led to medicine after volunteering with AIDS patients in Cambodia and in leprosy camps in Vietnam.



Want to study Neuroscience? Now's your chance

• Reno Gazette-Journal

At a Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents meeting Thursday, plans to lease a 7,740-square-foot space near Meadowood Mall were approved. The University of Nevada School of Medicine and its Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences will move into the U.S. Bank building at 5190 Neil Road.




UNR Health Watch: Behavioral Issues in Children and Teens

• KUNR

On the University of Nevada School of Medicine Health Watch, a talk about behavioral issues in children and teens with Dr. Saul Zelan, a child and adolescent psychologist, pediatrician and assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.


People on the Move: March 2

• Reno Gazette-Journal

The University of Nevada School of Medicine has welcomed Todd R. Anderson as its new director of budgeting and hospital accounting.

The Ides of March: A Turning Point

• Siskiyou Daily News

Dr. Harrington was a research professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, then became a legal analyst fighting elder abuse and neglect.