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New Endowment Establishes the Pam Quirk Brain Health and Biomarker Laboratory
New Endowment Establishes the Pam Quirk Brain Health and Biomarker Laboratory
The UNLV Foundation is honored to recognize the generosity of Ted and Maria Quirk, who recently established an endowment to create the Pam Quirk Brain Health and Biomarker Laboratory (Quirk BBL) [...]
Brain Health Month: Tips for Women to Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease
Brain Health Month: Tips for Women to Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease
Two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s are women Alzheimer’s disease is a brain disorder that rapidly declines ability to think, learn, organize, carry out daily activities and remember [...]
One of the Most Exciting Development Opportunities in the City of Las Vegas
One of the Most Exciting Development Opportunities in the City of Las Vegas
The Las Vegas Medical District (LVMD), home of the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV, University Medical Center (UMC), Valley Hospital Medical Center, and other ancillary medical [...]
Why Southern Nevada Needs an Infectious Diseases Society
Why Southern Nevada Needs an Infectious Diseases Society
By Dr. Luis Medina-Garcia, UMC. As the COVID-19 pandemic tightened its grip on the world last year, it crystalized an idea I had long been pondering:  the need for an infectious diseases [...]
Does Someone in Your Home Have COVID-19? Here’s What to Do
Does Someone in Your Home Have COVID-19? Here’s What to Do
How to care for them while protecting yourself and others Your spouse develops a dry cough and says they feel feverish. Or your roommate starts feeling achy, exhausted and short of breath [...]
Spirit of Children Donates $202,000 to UMC Children’s Hospital
Spirit of Children Donates $202,000 to UMC Children’s Hospital
Funds Support Improved Hospital Experience for Pediatric Patients Spirit Halloween’s Spirit of Children program presented UMC Children’s Hospital with a record-breaking donation of more [...]
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