Category: Community

Taison Bell, MD, to Speak at 2022 Final Exercises


Dr. Taison Bell, an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and Infectious Diseases and International Health, will be the featured speaker at…

Statement Regarding the Racially Motivated Shooting in Buffalo


The multiple hate crimes of this past weekend were horrific. The racist attack at a supermarket in Buffalo, NY on Saturday, killing ten people and injuring three others — 11…

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…

UVA Health Town Hall


K. Craig Kent, MD, CEO of UVA Health, and other UVA Health leaders gathered last week to discuss UVA Community Health; our new mission, vision, and value statements; questions from…

Min Y. Lee Named Chief Operations Officer of UVA Medical Center


University of Virginia Medical Center named Min Y. Lee, MBA, MHA, as chief operations officer, on May 4, 2022. She will oversee the medical center’s day-to-day operations beginning June 27.…

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…

Call for Nominations: Apply to Live in a Pavilion


Junior faculty can apply (by 5/15) to lease the second-floor apartment in Pavilion VIII. Applications The Board of Visitors is seeking applications to lease the second-floor (“upper”) apartment in Pavilion…

SOM Fellow Delivers Trauma Kits for Ukraine


Maria Geba, a first-year infectious diseases fellow, traveled to Eastern Europe with trauma kits for rescuers serving on the front lines. Read more in UVA Today.