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Rupa Valdez’s Research Helps People Living with Disabilities

Rupa Valdez, PhD, is an associate professor in the SOM Department of Public Health Sciences with a joint appointment in the Department of Engineering Systems and Environment. Her research focuses…

Call for Nominations: Annette Lightner Research Award

In rheumatology, autoimmune diseases, and rheumatoid arthritis. [ Proposals due 5/13.] The Annette Lightner Fund is an endowment, the income from which supports medical research in rheumatology, autoimmune diseases, and…

Call for Nominations: Apply to Live in a Pavilion

Junior faculty can apply (by 5/15) to lease the second-floor apartment in Pavilion VIII. Applications The Board of Visitors is seeking applications to lease the second-floor (“upper”) apartment in Pavilion…

iTHRIV Assists with Manuscript Writing

Struggling to find time to write? Can’t finish that manuscript? iTHRIV* can help! Writing Accountability Groups A Writing Accountability Group (WAG) is a peer-facilitated, active writing group that meets once…

Call for Nominations: Hartwell Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

For any biomedical science topic that will benefit children and is appropriate to the Foundation’s interests. Applications due May 2nd 2022. The VPR’s Office wishes to announce an internal process…

Call for Nominations: Become a Staff Senator

Represent staff interests to university leadership and ensure staff are an integral part of key decision-making. More information.

William Petri, MD, Honored at MS Society Dinner of Champions

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society recently honored Petri at their Dinner of Champions, a fundraising event for MS research. Read about how Dr. Petri became a champion during the pandemic…

Faculty Graduate from Leadership in Academic Matters Program

Congratulations to this semester's LAM cohort, comprised of 22 individuals from 8 units/schools across UVA, including the SOM.