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School of Medicine Graduates Walked the Lawn


Training healthcare providers of the future is one of our four missions, and this weekend…

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Refreshing Our Mission/Vision/Values


Dr. Neeral Shah, Associate Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Hepatology, led a Mission Refresh Initiative…

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Spark Innovation Winners Announced


The first Spark Innovation Competition attracted nearly 300 new ideas ranging from exercise and art…

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Medical Alumni Weekend


For the first time since 2019, the UVA Medical Alumni Association hosted its multi-class reunion…

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Marianne Baernholdt, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, Returns to UVA as Dean


Marianne Baernholdt, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, was named as 7th dean of the UVA School…

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Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program 2022 Lab Coat Ceremony


The UVA Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (BIMS) Lab Coat Ceremony was celebrated on April 15.…

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School of Medicine Biomedical Sciences Presented Degrees

Thirty-nine students earned their PhDs from one of our eight BIMS-affiliated degree programs during the 2021-22 academic year. All were invited to participate in our 2022 BIMS Hooding Ceremony, where…

School of Medicine Graduated 162 MDs

Final Exercises returned to the Lawn for the first time since 2019. The UVA School of Medicine is proud to have conferred 162 Doctor of Medicine degrees. In an afternoon…

School of Medicine Public Health Sciences Confers Degrees

On Sunday, May 22, a total of 62 Master of Public Health and Master of Science in Clinical Research degrees were conferred by the UVA School of Medicine in an…

Poverty, Justice, and Surgery: The Medical Neglect of the Global South

The Voices in Clinical & Translational Science series serves as a platform to lift underrepresented voices in research across the iTHRIV partnership with a focus on promoting dialogue and encouraging…

Ryan Smith, MD, Conducts Clinical Trial for Erectile Dysfunction

Ryan Smith, MD, of UVA Urology conducts restorative therapies for erectile dysfunction, such as Low-intensity Shockwave Lithotripsy (LiSWT), and has garnered significant public interest. Read more about the clinical trial.

UVA Researcher Receives NIH Funding for New Anti-Parasitic Drug

Debbie-Ann Shirley, MD, MPH, Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, was awarded an R34 grant from the NIH to initiate clinical trial planning to determine if a repurposed…