Match Day 2018 – Match Madness

https://youtu.be/ggvVwhQ6KmU On March 16, 2018, Match Day was held at medical schools around the U.S. The event brought together hundreds of family and friends to help the soon-to-be doctors celebrate, culminating at noon when the students … [Read more...]

Med Students Partner with Architects to Benefit Patients

Last year, I shared with you the design-thinking program for first-year medical students created by Matthew Trowbridge, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Public Health Sciences; David Chen, MBA, Coulter Program Director, … [Read more...]

Visiting Student Program Enjoys Continued Success

  Did you know that under the Visiting Student Program approximately 25 Polish and other Eastern European graduate students come to the University of Virginia every year to work in our labs? Like many of the great things at the University, … [Read more...]

Popular Pooches Come Out to De-Stress Medical Students

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5V4dMfG-3Mw On Nov. 17, University of Virginia Health System’s popular therapy dogs — friendly canines who visit with hospital patients — came out to de-stress UVA medical students at a study break dubbed the “5 Cs … [Read more...]

Class of 2021 Don Their White Coats for the First Time

On Thursday, Aug. 10, the School of Medicine welcomed the 162 students of the Class of 2021 to the University of Virginia at the 2017 White Coat Ceremony and Convocation, endowed by the Class of 1965, held at The Paramount Theater. This is an annual … [Read more...]