Category: Community

UVA Health Celebrates Hispanic National Heritage Month — Highlighting Visionary Leaders and Events


Every year from September 15 to October 15, UVA Health unites with people across the country to mark National Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrating the histories, cultures, and contributions of people…

UVA Cancer Center to Host Commonwealth of Virginia Cancer Research Conference Dec. 1-2


Members of UVA’s cancer research community are invited to join other researchers in the field from across the state on Dec. 1-2 for the Commonwealth of Virginia Cancer Research Conference…

In Memoriam: Honoring the Life of Nobel Laureate Ferid Murad, MD, PhD


It is with great sadness the School of Medicine shares news that Ferid Murad, MD, PhD, a professor emeritus who held appointments in the Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology from…

School of Medicine Mourns the Loss of Howard Charles Malpass, MD


The School of Medicine shares sad news that Howard Charles Malpass, III, MD, a pulmonolgist in the Department of Medicine, passed away suddenly on September 14, at the age of…

Community Bridges 5K


Join President Jim Ryan and other runners and walkers for this special community event benefiting the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center and other local nonprofits. All members of the…

Date: Sep 23, 2023 - Sep 23, 2023

Start Time: 7:45 am

Vote: Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People Awards


Each year, Modern Healthcare profiles the top influential leaders in healthcare. This year, UVA Health has been recognized with CEO Dr. K. Craig Kent as one of 300 nominees for…

In Memoriam: Gerald Lee “Jerry” Mandell, MD, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Medicine’s Infectious Diseases Division


Gerald Lee “Jerry” Mandell, MD, a professor emeritus in the Department of Medicine and an expert on infectious diseases, passed away on July 13, 2023. Dr. Mandell arrived in Charlottesville…

UVA Health Celebrates Women in Medicine Month


September is Women in Medicine Month, an annual celebration recognizing the significant accomplishments of women in medicine along with the issues impacting women’s health and women in the medical profession. This year,…