Category: Faculty

Howard Hughes Medical Institute 2024 Investigator Program Competition Accepting Applications

1/31/2023

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) 2024 Investigator Program competition is open. The HHMI 2024 Investigator Program competition program announcement  provides details. Join the virtual information session on February 9…

Jennifer L. Payne, MD Study Finds Menstrual Symptoms Hurt Workplace Productivity of Many Women

1/31/2023

Menstrual symptoms reduce the workplace productivity of many American women, with 45.2% reporting that their symptoms require them to take days off, according to a new UVA Health survey. The…

Mete Civelek, PhD and Collaborators Identify Genes That Play Key Roles in Coronary Artery Disease

1/31/2023

University of Virginia researchers and their collaborators have identified genes that play key roles in the development of coronary artery disease, the No. 1 cause of death worldwide. UVA’s findings…

Research in Motion Video: Sana Syed, MD

1/31/2023

"For me as a pediatrician, research is at its very core about equity and justice." --Sana Syed, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics…

New Research in Motion Video Series Showcases SOM Scientists

1/31/2023

In our new School of Medicine Research in Motion video series, we asked our researchers three questions: What do you do? What do you love about your research? How will…

Get to Know Allan Tsung, MD — Chair of the Department of Surgery

1/24/2023

Allan Tsung, MD joined the School of Medicine as the chair of the Department of Surgery in June 2022. He came to UVA from The Ohio State University College of…

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

1/24/2023

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

1/24/2023

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…