She is also president of the Nevada Academy of Family Physicians, a member of the Nevada State Medical Association executive board, a clinical assistant professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and a member of the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners.
A research team led by University of Nevada School of Medicine researcher Wei Yan, M.D., Ph.D., professor of physiology and cell biology, has discovered that the acephalic sperm condition is caused by either a lack of, or a partial formation of the sperm neck, and that proper sperm neck formation requires an evolutionarily conserved gene called Spata6, which encodes a protein participating in the transportation of “building blocks” essential for sperm neck assembly inside the testis
Pohl, a major force in developing Las Vegas Recovery Center's chronic pain recovery program, is also a clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
That’s important — and potentially beneficial to patients — because it may be that only after a drug is approved and hits the market that it might be found to “have some unintended consequences” that may be good for a patient, says Dr. Thomas Hunt, a Las Vegas family practice physician and associate professor of family and community medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
In addition to HELP of Southern Nevada, law enforcement and engineers, we will be joined by UMC Trauma Center, University of Nevada School of Medicine and the Center for Traffic Safety Research, as well as the RTC.
Hastings, born and raised in Las Vegas, graduated from medical school in 1998 and spent 12 years practicing medicine in Reno, Nev., 11 of which were spent in private practice. Hastings added he is technically still a member of the faculty of University of Nevada's School of Medicine, teaching their medical students for about a decade.
Today on Health Watch from Beyond the Headlines, we talk about forensic psychiatry with Melissa Piasecki, M.D., professor of psychiatry and senior associate dean of academic affairs at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
Dr. Rhodes graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science, and received his doctorate in medicine from the University Of Nevada School Of Medicine. In 2007, he earned his M.B.A. from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He has a certification from the American Board of Family Medicine.
Dr. Hastings is arriving from Reno, Nevada where he held a private practice. Prior to Reno, he graduated from the University of Las Vegas with a bachelor's and master’s degree. He then moved on to the University of Nevada School of Medicine, and completed his residency at the reputable St. Joseph’s Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.
A program offered by the School of Medicine’s Wellness & Weight Management Center and created by HMR Weight Management Services (HMR) has been named the No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Reports’ Best Diets of 2015.
Melanie Harrington, Ph.D., is a writer, psychologist and former LTC Ombudsman. Dr. Harrington was a research professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, then became a legal analyst fighting elder abuse and neglect.
“Everything is about everybody getting bigger, everybody getting successful,” said Dr. Thomas Schwenk, dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine (UNSOM), referring to the various players in Nevada.