UVA School of Medicine Recognized Nationally for Diversity, Inclusion Efforts

For its commitment to diversity and inclusion, the University of Virginia School of Medicine has earned a national award from a higher education magazine. For the seventh consecutive year, UVA School of Medicine has received the Health Professions … [Read more...]

Study Suggests Simple Scoring System Could Help Patients Avoid Diabetes

By Josh Barney A simple scoring system can track the reduction in diabetes risk produced by lifestyle changes and medication in people with pre-diabetes, a new study has found. The findings suggest the potential that the tool could be a good way to … [Read more...]

Creating a Simpler Way to Solve the Complex Mysteries of the Microbiome

By Josh Barney This much is clear: The tiny bacteria that live on and inside us are tremendously important for our health and well-being, affecting everything from our mood to the risk of autism. But understanding how those multitudes of microbes … [Read more...]

UVA Guatemala Initiative Increasing Access to Academic Health Information

In developing countries, hospitals like the one in Totonicapán, Guatemala, have brilliant doctors and nurses who desire to deliver the best care for their patients. And, while they do not have as much in the way of resources, it is not always the … [Read more...]

New Telehealth Program Connects UVA Heart Experts with Culpepper Community Hospital

A new telehealth partnership between Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center and UVA Health System will enable Culpeper-area patients to get easier access to UVA’s heart and vascular experts. When patients with potential heart or … [Read more...]