Year: 2014

UVA Research 23rd Most Cited Scientific Paper of All Time

Work co-authored by University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher Wladek Minor, PhD, has been named as one of the most cited scientific papers of all time by the prestigious…

UVA Cell Biologist to Lead Microsoft Founder’s $100 Million Cell Science Institute

University of Virginia cell biologist Rick Horwitz has been named executive director of a new $100 million institute created by philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen to investigate and…

Bayliss Elected AAAS Fellow

Congratulations to Douglas Bayliss, PhD, Joseph & Frances Larner Professor and Chair, Pharmacology, on his recent election to the rank of Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of…

Code Black Screening

At its heart, the film lays bare the realities of providing medical care in an overburdened and underfunded health care system. The Emergency Medicine Interest Group at the University of…

Laundry Pods Make Kids Sick

It happens all the time: A parent is doing laundry and has the detergent sitting on the floor while her toddler plays nearby. Recently receiving some national attention from media…