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Nursing in Asia and the Pacific Islands regions is a rapidly growing group of professionals and include the fastest growing minority group in America. Yet one of the greatest challenges is finding information about these groups in publications which examine their health, disparities, immigration and acculturation challenges, health literacy, health education needs, policy implications, and responses to varied interventions in acute care and community settings. Asian / Pacific Island Nursing Journal assists researchers, educators, and practitioners in meeting these important challenges.
Asian/Pacific Island Nursing Journal features research papers, empirical and theoretical articles, editorials, abstracts of recent dissertations, and conference summaries that relate to nursing care written by scientists and researchers in nursing and the basic and social sciences, such as:
- Clinical and Developmental Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, Public Health, Genetics, Pharmacology, Infectious Disease, Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Pulmonary Function and Disease, Dermatology, Wound Healing, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Neonatology, Nephrology, Pathology, Physiology, Nutrition, Pain Management, Sleep Disturbances, and Mental Health.
Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice (Health Sciences)
The Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice is a refereed online journal that explores the dimensions of health disparities globally. The Journal invites submission of original manuscripts from researchers, public health, behavioral health, clinical and social science experts and practitioner that seek to continue the discussion of health disparities in order to eradicate them.
The Journal of Praxis in Multicultural Education is a peer-reviewed journal published once/twice a year by the Center for Multicultural Education at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. The journal is committed to publishing manuscripts written by Pre-K-16 teachers and higher education researchers that embody the true definition of praxis. The journal demonstrates teacher learning through a dialectical union of reflection and action.
Nevada Journal of Public Health (Health Sciences)
The Journal of the Nevada Public Health Association is a peer-reviewed, online scholarly journal. Its mission is to serve as the voice for public health in Nevada in order to improve health and achieve equity in health status.
Since 2002, the Psi Sigma Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society has collected noteworthy undergraduate and graduate papers written by UNLV’s history students and published them in our online journal. The first issue of Psi Sigma: Historical Journal included three award-winning papers by graduate students; the second issue featured award-winning undergraduate papers. The journal quickly expanded to include a mix of undergraduate and graduate work, book reviews, and essays. In 2010, Psi Sigma issued a special edition of the journal, publishing several papers that were presented at the Phi Alpha Theta Southwest Regional Conference, hosted by UNLV; a number of the papers published were written by students from other Phi Alpha Theta chapters in the region.
UNLV Fusion (Publications (RGS))
UNLV Fusion was the first issue of the research magazine of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. It is currently published as UNLV Innovation. This issue was digitized by Digital Scholarship@UNLV staff from copies held in the University Archives in the UNLV Libraries.
UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal (College of Hotel Administration)
In the rapidly globalizing world of gaming, UNLV's Gaming Research and Review Journal provides a unique forum for peer-reviewed articles published by the world's leading academic experts. Since 1994, the GRRJ has published hundreds of pertinent research papers on casino operations, gaming laws and regulations, management, technology, community relations, responsible gaming, and other important topics.
If you are interested in publishing your manuscript in the UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal, please click on the Instructions for Authors link in the upper left menu for information on the citation style and more details on the GRRJ. Please note that we do not do translations or language edits. If you need a language review, please seek this assistance prior to article submission.
When you are ready to submit, please click on the Submit Article link in the left hand menu. We look forward to reading your work.
UNLV Innovation (Publications (RGS))
Published annually, UNLV Innovation showcases the scope of research taking place at UNLV. These issues were digitized by Digital Scholarship@UNLV staff from copies held in the University Archives in the UNLV Libraries.
2010 Annual Nevada NSF EPSCoR Climate Change Conference (Conferences/Meetings (NNE))
American Association for the Advancement of Science Pacific Conference (College of Sciences)
COLA 100: Feast and Famine In a Global World Poster Assignment (Anthropology Undergraduate Research)
College of Engineering: Graduate Celebration (Graduate Student Research)
Education for a Global Future: 21st Century Challenges in Sustainability & Climate Change Education (Conferences/Meetings (USI))
Festival of Communities: UG Symposium (Posters) (Undergraduate Research)
Graduate Research Symposium (GCUA) (Graduate Research (GCUA))
History Undergraduate Research (COLA) (History Undergraduate Research)
Interdisciplinary Research Scholarship Day (Health Sciences)
Lake Mead Science Symposium (Lake Mead Symposium)
National Clean Energy Summit (Conferences/Meetings (USI))
Native American Forum on Nuclear Issues (Conferences (SEPA))
North American Energy Roundtable (Conferences/Meetings (USI))
North American Energy Water Nexus Roundtable (Conferences/Meetings (USI))
NSTec UNLV Symposium (Lectures/Events/Symposiums (HRC))
Scholarship Colloquium (Library Events)
Shaping the Future of Southern Nevada: Economic, Environmental, and Social Sustainability (Conferences/Meetings (USI))
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) (Undergraduate Research)
UNLV Libraries-Greater Western Library Alliance Conference (Library Events)
About the University Libraries Lance and Elena Calvert Award for Undergraduate Research
With the support of a generous endowment from Lance and Elena Calvert, the University Libraries Lance and Elena Calvert Award for Undergraduate Research recognizes excellence in undergraduate research projects that incorporate the use of University Libraries' collections and demonstrate sophisticated information literacy skills on the part of the undergraduate researcher. The award review committee considers the product of the research, but focuses on the research process: the demonstration of library research skills, adept use of library resources, and reflection upon the strategies utilized to investigate a research problem. Winners receive a cash prize and public recognition of their excellent work.
UNLV Caesars Hospitality Research Center Grant (previously Harrah Hospitality Research Center Grant)
The Caesars Hospitality Research Center (previously Harrah Hospitality Research Center) is dedicated to the advancement of research and practices in the hospitality industry. It promotes knowledge through funded research, events, awards, and publications, providing for the interaction and exchange of ideas among educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Announcing the 2012 Call for Grant Proposals Grants and awards for outstanding research help further the development of new ideas and practices for implementation by managers, owners and others. The Caesars Hospitality Research Center will begin accepting proposals for its 2012 research grants beginning November 15, 2011. The grants will be considered on the basis of industry impact and range in size up to $50,000. For information on this year's topics and application guidelines, please see the Call for Grant Proposals (PDF).