Education Grand Rounds: Supercharged Learning: Using Curiosity, Motivation, Mindset, and Resilience to Power Expertise Development


Facilitated by William Ben Cutrer, MD, MEd, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Critical Care Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Description/Learning Outcomes: Adaptive Expertise allows…

Date: Sep 8, 2022 - Sep 8, 2022

Start Time: 12:00 pm

End Time: 1:00 pm

BIMS Student Harish Narasimhan published Article in The Conversation, About Over-Reactive Immune Response in Long COVID


Harish Narasimhan, a PhD candidate in the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (BIMS) studying immunology, wrote an article entitled "Long COVID-19 and other chronic respiratory conditions after viral infections may stem…

Jaideep Kapur, MD, PhD and Anastasia Brodovskaya, PhD Featured in The Conversation


School of Medicine researchers, Jaideep Kapur, MD, PhD and Anastasia Brodovskaya, PhD, were featured in The Conversation and other national news coverage for work on how seizures can cause memory…

Karmen Fittes, MBA, Inaugural Chief of UVA Health Human Resources to begin September 1


Karmen Fittes, MBA will join UVA Human Resources as UVA Health's inaugural Chief of Human Resources on September 1, 2022. Karmen is joining UVA from University of California, Davis where…

William Petri, MD, PhD, Discusses COVID-19 Connection to Neanderthals Chromosome 3 and Monkeypox in Daily Progress Article


William A. Petri, MD, PhD discusses COVID-19 questions about individual susceptibility to COVID and the connection to genetic differences in chromosome 3 which comes in part from Neanderthals. He also…

Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development Office Presented at AAMC GFA Conference in July


How is the Office of Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development working to provide dynamic, useful professional development learning activities for UVA faculty? In July, team members attended and presented during…

Maria Luisa Sequeira Lopez, MD, Received American Heart Association Award


Maria Luisa Sequeira Lopez, MD, FAHA received a 2022 Harriet Dustan Award from American Heart Association (AHA). The Harriet Dustan Award, sponsored by the Council on Hypertension, recognizes female investigators…

Extended Deadline: Submit a Nomination Packet for the Hostler Award by September 1


The submission deadline for nomination packets for the Sharon L. Hostler Women in Medicine Leadership Award has been extended to Thursday, September 1. The award recognizes the leadership qualities of…