Category: Featured

Applicants Sought for Senior Associate Dean for Research

The School of Medicine has opened a national search for the Senior Associate Dean for Research reporting to the Dean. As many of you know, Dr. Linda Duska has been…

Celebrating Pride Month at the School of Medicine

Pride Month is celebrated each year in June to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan, which was a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States.…

Join the School of Medicine in Celebrating Juneteenth

On Monday, June 20, the UVA School of Medicine will close to observe Juneteenth. This is the second year that the University has officially recognized the holiday. And this year,…

Gun Violence: A Public Health Issue

A letter to UVA School of Medicine, originally distributed June 3, 2022. As healthcare workers, our job is to heal and maintain health. And that's why our hearts ache for…

Transforming Health, Inspiring Hope

Knowing your destination is the first step in any journey. I am excited to share UVA Health’s recently revamped mission, vision, and values statements and their associated guiding principles. Every…

School of Medicine Graduates Walked the Lawn

Training healthcare providers of the future is one of our four missions, and this weekend new graduates of the School of Medicine walked the Lawn as part of the University’s…

Refreshing Our Mission/Vision/Values

Dr. Neeral Shah, Associate Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Hepatology, led a Mission Refresh Initiative with significant involvement from across the health system. The culmination of many months of hard…

Spark Innovation Winners Announced

The first Spark Innovation Competition attracted nearly 300 new ideas ranging from exercise and art to supplies and interpreters. Congratulate these first-round winners and read their inspiring submissions that are…