Year: 2012

Robert J. Meyer, MD, Inaugural Director of VCTRS

We are extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Robert J. Meyer, MD, as the inaugural Director of the Virginia Center for Translational and Regulatory Sciences (VCTRS), effective March 1,…

Gut Function Biomarker Funding

University of Virginia Center for Global Health Receives Funding for Gut Function Biomarker Research CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Dec. 4, 2012 – The Center for Global Health at the University of Virginia…

Focused Ultrasound Parkinson’s Trial

UVA to Test Focused Ultrasound for Treating Parkinson’s Disease. New Trial Follows Promising Results With Essential Tremor CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Oct. 11, 2012 – After a promising clinical trial of focused…

Emilie Rissman on NPR

Study Suggests that BPA, in plastic bottles and the lining of cans, affects the behavior of laboratory mice and the effects persist three generations later. BPA Study A new study…

Honors Award for Spencer Payne, MD

Spencer Payne, MD, Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialist, Receives Award from National Medical Society Spencer Payne, MD, will receive the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) Honors Award.…