Lukas Tamm Appointed Chair of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics

  Dear Colleagues: I am pleased to announce that Lukas Tamm, PhD, has been appointed as chair of the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, effective July 1, 2018. As a high-school student, Dr. Tamm was in a track that … [Read more...]

UVA Physician Leads Creation of New Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines

The American Cancer Society has announced significant new guidelines for colorectal cancer screenings, and a major contributor to the new protocol is the University of Virginia School of Medicine’s Dr. Andrew Wolf. The previous recommendation for … [Read more...]

Awardees: Brodie Resident Clinicians

The Anne L. Brodie Medical Fund Committee annually recognizes a single resident in each of the primary care disciplines with the Brodie Resident Clinician Award. This award recognizes resident physicians who demonstrate clinical excellence in primary … [Read more...]

Can Focused Sound Waves Fix Rare “Giggling” Form of Epilepsy?

By Josh Barney, Reprinted from UVA Today What was fiction on a recent episode of “Grey’s Anatomy” is being pioneered for real at the University of Virginia Health System. The episode “Hold Back the River” featured the show’s doctors using … [Read more...]

Video & Photos: School of Medicine 2018 Graduation

Training healthcare providers of the future is one of UVA Health System’s six goals, and this past weekend new graduates of the UVA School of Medicine walked the Lawn as part of the University’s annual graduation exercises. Congratulations, Class of … [Read more...]