Physician Spotlight & Interview Mitchell Forman, D.O.

Mitchell Forman, DO, is the current director of the rheumatology fellowship program at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV. A rheumatologist for more than 40 years, including four years of directing a rheumatology clinical practice until 2022, at UNLV Health. Dr. Forman was the founding dean of Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic […]

Physician Spotlight & Interview Zoltan Mari, MD

Zoltan Mari, MD is the Ruvo Family Chair & Director, Parkinson’s & Movement Disorder Section + Director of the Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain health. Dr. Mari is also the 2023-24 CCMS President Elect. Dr. Mari is an academic neurologist, specializing in Parkinson’s disease and movement […]

Resident Spotlight & Interview Michelle Baek DO

Michelle Baek, D.O., is the Chief Resident/Resident Physician at the Valley Health System Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Baek is originally from LA. She attended BYU in Utah before continuing her medical education at Touro University Nevada.  Tell us about yourself… I am the first physician in my family. I have a 3-year-old golden doodle […]

Medical Student Spotlight Bita Bashy

Bita Bashy is a fourth-year medical student at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV. As she is approaching graduation, May 2024, she is exploring various specialties and is in the process of applying for residency. What is the process like when applying for Residency? It is easier than applying for medical school because […]