UNLV Lee Business School named Chin-Chun (Vincent) Hsu, associate professor of international business, MBA director.
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Robotic surgery technology introduced in Southern Nevada a year ago is helping women carry their pregnancies and give birth safely.
Las Vegas may be known for its glitz, glamour and gambling, but Southern Nevada is also making a name for itself when it comes to another endeavor — medical research.
Southwest Medical Associates has turned to telemedicine to treat its patients when they can’t make it to the doctor’s office.
The semiannual mini-internship program sponsored by the Clark County Medical Society has provided insight into how the medical profession works and appreciation for what Southern Nevada has in terms of doctors.
No matter your views of the Affordable Care Act, when it comes to treating the mentally ill, Lesley Dickson says it should benefit Southern Nevada at a time it needs some help.
For Lesley Dickson and her profession, the job satisfaction comes from getting to know people and help them. That’s what drew Dickson to psychiatry and an advocate of the behalf of patients and the profession as executive director of the Nevada Psychiatric Association. The 66-year-old Dickson, who grew up in San Diego, worked 10 years as a
The expansion of medical care to the uninsured under the Affordable Care Act is exacerbating a longstanding problem in Clark County — a shortage of doctors that’s likely worsen.
Bankruptcies, transactions, new businesses
Since opening on Oct. 30, the bodybuilding.com distribution warehouse in North Las Vegas has showed monthly growth of 15 percent to 20 percent and has nearly doubled its workforce from 20 full-time employees to 37, according to the Ryan DeLuca, the company chief executive.
Howard Baron epitomizes many doctors in the medical profession in Southern Nevada — highly trained out-of-state residents lured here by the opportunity they saw in a high-growth region. The 53-year-old pediatric gastroenterologist grew up in Minnesota, where he went to medical school and did his residency in pediatric care.
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority authorized spending $150,000 to fund and promote the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Half Marathon on Nov. 16 in Las Vegas.
A revived master plan in Henderson continues to add to its roster of participating homebuilders.
Alli (“AJ”) Russo of Tobyhanna, Pa., arranged with her boss of five years to reduce her hours until a college internship ended, only to find her boss’s son in the full-time position she expected upon return.
Larry Canarelli, a successful homebuilder for more than 40 years, recently received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association, was named one of the “10 Legends of National Housing” by the National Association of Homebuilders, and has had a Las Vegas middle school named for him and his wife.
A weekly log of business bankruptcies, commercial and industrial lease transactions, and new-business licenses in Clark County.
Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson has decided to roll into a political battle over whether Florida should legalize medical marijuana.
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