Category: Clinical

Revenue Cycle/Payer Contracting Integration Initiative

All five UVA Health organizations (UVA Medical Center, UVA School of Medicine, UPG, UVA Community Health, and UVA Community Health Medical Group) have fully endorsed proceeding with integration of this…

Cardiovascular Faculty Provide Medical Care in Dominican Republic

Cardiovascular Medicine Electrophysiology faculty Dr. Pamela Mason and Dr. Rohit Malhotra, along with Electrophysiology Fellow Dr. Shiv Saxena, visited the Dominican Republic for a medical mission trip. UVA partners with…

Urology Resident Dr. Hutchison Presented on the Economic Impact of Urologic Disease in Belize

Urology research resident Dylan Hutchison, MD, presented at the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction Annual Meeting on the economic impact of urologic disease in Belize. On…

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, Discussed a New Drug for Hot Flashes in National Media

U.S. News, WebMD and other national media outlets featured JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, discussing a new drug for hot flashes. Dr. Pinkerton is a professor and director of the Midlife Health…

UVA Children’s Ranked As Virginia’s #1 Children’s Hospital by U.S. News & World Report

UVA Children’s was again ranked by U.S. News & World Report as Virginia’s #1 Children’s Hospital. Six programs — pediatric cardiology and heart surgery, neonatology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, pulmonology…

Dr. Andrew Wang Named As Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

After a national search, Dr. Andrew Wang, Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, has agreed to serve as the next Chief for the Division of…

Fighting Parkinson’s with Fitness

UVA is participating in multi-center trial about Parkinson's disease and exercise co-led by Alex Dalrymple, MD. Read this interview with Dr. Dalrymple, a Neurologist who specializes in movement disorders.

Debbie-Ann Shirley Evaluates Boosters for Youngsters in The Conversation

Debbie-Ann Shirley, associate professor of Pediatrics, answers some common questions about COVID-19 and booster shots in kids that she hears in her practice and explains the research behind why booster…