Research Achievements of BioLAB Participants Highlighted at Visiting Graduate Student Symposium


Each summer for the past 20 years, the UVA School of Medicine Graduate Programs Office has welcomed a cohort of bright, highly-motivated students from various institutions across Poland to participate…

UVA Researchers Discover New Strategies to Enhance Delivery of mRNA Therapeutics for Gene Therapy


Researchers in the UVA Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics have unraveled novel insights into the molecule mechanism of mRNA delivery by lipid nanoparticles (LNPs). In a recent study…

Swapnil Sonkusare, PhD, Awarded $2.5 Million to Study the Vascular Mechanisms that Elevate Blood Pressure in Obesity


Swapnil Sonkusare, PhD, an associate professor in the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics and UVA’s Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center, was awarded a $2.5 million grant to…

Construction Updates: Fontaine Research Park


There have been several important updates to the parking situation at Fontaine Research Park, including extended hours and an on-call number for the Health System shuttle, extended hours for the…

UVA School of Medicine Opens Full Service Clinical Trials Unit


On May 20, National Clinical Trials Day, UVA School of Medicine will celebrate the development of a new, full-service Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) to help UVA School of Medicine,…

Child Health Research Center 36th Annual Research Symposium


School of Medicine faculty, staff, trainees, and students and members of the UVA community are invited to join the Department of Pediatrics Child Health Research Center for the 36th Annual…

Date: May 30, 2024 - May 30, 2024

Start Time: 8:00 am

End Time: 3:00 pm

Child Health Research Center 12th Annual Research Trainee Competition


The Department of Pediatrics Child Health Research Center is hosting a Research Trainee Competition featuring platform presentations by residents, medical fellows, medical students, graduate students, and undergraduates. Trainees of members…

Date: May 17, 2024 - May 17, 2024

Start Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 1:00 pm

George Bloom, PhD, Discusses Cellular Basis of Alzheimer’s on Hoos in Stem Podcast


Alzheimer's pioneer and UVA faculty George Bloom, PhD, was interviewed for Hoos in STEM podcast, episode 22, about understanding of Alzheimer's mechanisms, the current state of treatment, recent advances in…