University of Nevada School of Medicine

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University of Nevada
School of Medicine
Established 1969
Type Public
Dean Thomas L. Schwenk[1]
Students 68 per year[1]
Location Reno, Nevada, USA
Website http://www.medicine.nevada.edu/

The University of Nevada School of Medicine is an academic division of the University of Nevada, Reno, and grants the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree. The School of Medicine was founded in 1969 as the first medical school in the state of Nevada. More than 1,500 MDs have graduated from the School of Medicine. The pre-clinical campus is located in Reno, but the third and fourth years can be spent in hospitals and clinics throughout Nevada. Residencies associated with the School of Medicine are located in Reno and Las Vegas.[2] Students may earn the MD/MPH, MD/MBA, or MD/PhD degrees as well.[3]

Affiliated hospitals[edit]

The School of Medicine has affiliations with many hospitals from Nevada, Arizona, and other states, including the following.[4]

Graduate medical education[edit]

The residencies associated with the University of Nevada School of Medicine are located in Reno or Las Vegas.[2]

Las Vegas[edit]

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatrics
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry

Reno[edit]

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Psychiatry

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "University of Nevada School of Medicine - Departments and Programs". Medicine.nevada.edu. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  2. ^ a b "University of Nevada School of Medicine - Graduate Medical Education". Medicine.nevada.edu. 2003-06-09. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  3. ^ "University of Nevada School of Medicine - Departments and Programs". Medicine.nevada.edu. 2013-01-16. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  4. ^ "UNSOM Medical Student Affiliation Agreements". Retrieved 2013-10-23. 

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