Category: Clinical

Artificial Pancreas Developed at UVA Improves Blood Sugar Control for Kids Ages 2-6


An artificial pancreas originally developed at the University of Virginia Center for Diabetes Technology improves blood sugar control in children ages 2 to 6 with type 1 diabetes, according to…

Patricia Rodriguez-Lozano, MD Directs New Women’s Heart Program


News flash: Women are different from men. Obviously, our bodies are different. Our roles and responsibilities and behaviors are different. But did you know that the way we experience heart disease…

UVA Health and Local Healthcare Groups Partner to Expand Care


UVA Health, community healthcare organizations, and EMS agencies in seven Central Virginia counties are partnering to expand healthcare services in these rural communities, including for patients experiencing a stroke. Backed…

Anna Jesus, MD and Rebecca J. Scharf, MD Discuss How Life-Saving Gene Therapy Offers Hope for Children Suffering from Spinal Muscular Atrophy


Anna O. Jesus, MD and Rebecca J. Scharf, MD, both neurodevelopmental pediatricians at UVA Children's, discuss how gene therapy is used to treat Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) in the video…

2023 Comprehensive Review in Maternal Critical Care


Course Description: As a medical community, we were acutely faced with the implications of critical illness on maternal outcomes, pregnancy progression and fetal wellbeing when the COVID-19 pandemic taxed our…

Date: Apr 14, 2023 - Apr 15, 2023

Start Time: 7:00 am

End Time: 5:15 pm

New Late Arrival, No Show, and Late Cancel Policy


Five Things to Know About the New Late Arrival, No Show, and Late Cancel Policy A lesser-known component of the UVA Health One Team | United on Access project is developing…

Watch the Video: Jeff Elias, MD Interviewed for Focused Ultrasound Story on CNN’s Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta


CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta recently visited UVA Health to witness focused ultrasound technology pioneered by Jeffrey Elias, MD, and film an episode of his series Vital Signs.…

James Daniero, MD and Jonathan Garneau, MD Perform Region’s First Bilateral Selective Laryngeal Reinnervation


James Daniero, MD, MS and Jonathan Garneau, MD, faculty in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, performed the region's first bilateral selective laryngeal reinnervation on Friday, January…