Lung Center of Nevada is the brand-new pulmonary division of Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada. Solutions consist of a lung cancer screening service that utilizes a low-dose CT scan for targeted patients, along with assessment, diagnosis and recommendations for clients with lung and bronchus cancer. The new department likewise will certainly treat other lung illness and sleep conditions, including asthma, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, chronic cough, nicotine dependence, snoring, sleeping disorders and obstructive sleep apnea. Physicians joining the team are John Collier, James Hsu, George Tu, John Wojcik and Ralph Nietrzeba.
Rajeev Chhabra is area general manager and Vicki Rousseau is location director of marketing for Las Vegas North and South Premium Outlets.
The Nevada Association of Women Business Owners commemorated its 17th annual Women of Distinction awards. Honorees consisted of Toni Corbin, Southwest Medical Associates; Jeri Crawford, Las Vegas Philharmonic; Lorraine Marshall, Irenic Consulting Group LLC; Lynn Goya, Clark County Clerk’s Office; Claudia Kuzniak, Sedway Intermediate school; Diane Gandy, Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association; Gayla Boyd, Reality Christian Ministries International Food Kitchen; Lisa Bybee, Lisa Listen; Sandra Olson, Roche Constructors Inc.; Christina Aldan, LG Designs; Jennifer Braster, Naylor and Braster Lawyer at Law; Ginnie Salazar, Logistical Solutions LLC; and Dolores Campuzano-Pignatello, Mirage.
Scott Kipper resigned as state commissioner of the Nevada Department of Insurance coverage. Kipper was reappointed to the post in October 2011 after serving from December 2008 to June 2010.
Eyes & & Optics, owned by eye doctor Dr. Edward J. Malik, was granted 4th location in Invision publication’s 2015 America’s Best Optical Retailers contest. The annual contest highlights the nation’s finest, most imaginative optical companies. Magazine staff and a panel of professional judges critique business’ outside and interior appearance, marketing resourcefulness and overall innovative method.
Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards
The 41st annual Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards recently were given out. Southern Nevada winners are:
■ Journalistic Business– “2014 Meek Composite,” Glen Meek, KLAS-TV
■ General Assignment Report – Within 24-HOUR– “Brazyl Ward’s Struggle,” Joe Bartels, Christopher Benka, KLAS-TV
■ Video Essay (Single Electronic camera Just)– “Something Typical, Someplace Strange,” Matthew Adams, KLAS-TV
■ Author – Program (Non-News)– “Restoration Neon,” Matt Christensen, Vegas PBS
■ News – Human Interest – Single Story or Series– “Tan Cerca Pero Tan Lejos,” Rosana Romero, German Andres Gonzalez, Ubelio Fernandez-Tabet, MundoFox Las Vegas
■ News – Military – Single Story or Series– “VA Failing Veterans,” Darcy Spears, Ozkar Palomo, KTNV
■ On-Camera Talent – Anchor– News Anchor – 8 News Now, Denise Valdez, KLAS TELEVISION
■ Promotion – News Promo – Campaign/Image– “Super Bowl Surprise,” Sergio Rodriguez, FOX 5 Las Vegas; “Now You Know” Introduce Campaign, Henry Vazquez, Greg Sleeper, Gene A. Sugano, Peter Lipphardt, Nikki Wasserman, Ashish Banthia, KLAS TV
■ Editor (No time at all Limit) – Short Form– 2014 Editor Composite, Greg Sleeper, KLAS TELEVISION
■ News – Education/Schools – Single Story or Series– “School Bullying Revelations,” Patranya Bhoolsuwan, KLAS TV
■ News – Health/Science – Single Story or Series– “High Stakes: Gaming Away the Golden Years,” Aaron Drawhorn, KLAS TELEVISION; “Prescription for Discomfort,” Darcy Spears, Kean Bauman, Ozkar Palomo, KTNV; “Pot Oil Girl,” George Knapp, Matthew Adams, KLAS TELEVISION
■ News – Historic/Cultural – Single Story or Series– “Charros en el Desierto,” Martha Caldera, Adriana Arevalo, Julio Abarca, Noticias Univision Nevada
■ News – Business/Consumer – Single Story or Series– “8 On Your Side Customer Reports: Defending Southern Nevadans,” Michelle Mortensen, KLAS TV
■ News – Crime – Single Story or Series– “Tras la Pista,” Gabriel Preciado, Adriana Arevalo, Jorge Avila, Noticias Univision Nevada; “You Took My Samsung!,” Nathan Baca, Alexander Brauer, KLAS-TV
■ Student Programs – Short Kind (Fiction/Nonfiction)– “Boy Fulfills Lady,” Richard Morland, College of Southern Nevada
■ Student Craft – Writing– “Child Meets Lady,” Richard Morland, Kyle Anderson, College of Southern Nevada
■ Student Craft – Editor– “Child Fulfills Woman,” Richard Morland, College of Southern Nevada
■ Student Craft – Director– “Child Satisfies Girl,” Richard Morland, College of Southern Nevada