Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences

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UNLV campus
Jan. 26, 2018

Three faculty garner 2018 Barrick Scholar Awards for their extensive research achievements.

Alyssa Crittenden
Dec. 26, 2017

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.

Portrait of Janice Pluth
Aug. 28, 2017

A happy meal toy proved to be a good luck charm for this health physics & diagnostic sciences professor in her NASA endeavors.

Frank Cucinotta
Jun. 5, 2017

New predictive model shows radiation from cosmic rays extends from damaged to otherwise healthy “bystander” cells, effectively doubling cancer risk.


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