Month: April 2011

National Stand Up To Cancer Grant Winner

UVA Scientist Wins National Stand Up To Cancer Grant To Unlock Cancer’s Genetic Secrets Awards are high-risk, high-reward, and showcase next generation of research leaders CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., April 27, 2011…

TBI and PTSD as Diagnosis in the Military

Brain Injury Awareness Event: The Controversy Between TBI and PTSD as Diagnosis in the Military. The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC)(http://www.dvbic.org/)  reports that over 202,000 armed servicemen and…

Two Nobel Winners Honor Joseph Larner

Two Nobel Prize Winners in Medicine Return to UVA to Honor Mentor Professor Emeritus Joseph Larner Nobel Laureates Alfred Gilman, MD, PhD, and Ferid Murad, MD, PhD, were among hundreds…

48 of America’s Top Doctors

America’s Top Doctors Names 48 UVA Doctors as Best in Their Fields CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., April 22, 2011 - Forty-eight physicians from the University of Virginia Health System were included in…

Detecting Traumatic Brain Injury in Soldiers

Seeking Better Ways to Detect Traumatic Brain Injury in Soldiers. UVA Research May Ultimately Lead to Better Protection for Soldiers CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., April 11, 2011 – An increasing number of…