Year: 2013

Battle Building at UVA Children’s Hospital

Construction workers have been at it for months. You’ve heard the sounds of hammers and saws. The end is in sight! Building at UVA Children’s Hospital is taking shape, and…

“Less Is More” Wins National Student Competition

Congratulations to our outstanding students for winning a national student competition sponsored by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), the lead professional organization for computers in healthcare. Congratulations to our…

South African Student’s Important HIV Work

Lufuno Mavhandu has traveled thousands of miles from rural South Africa to the University of Virginia School of Medicine so that she can make a difference in her country’s battle…

Award Winning Play about Health Care

Norman Oliver, MD, Chair of Family Medicine and Director of the Center on Health Disparities at UVA to host a discussion about health care in America with the Writer/Actor Michael…

New Benefit of Exercise

Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified an important new benefit of exercise: It increases the ability of skeletal muscle cells to remove damaged components and…