Category: Faculty

BME PhD Student Rachel Bour Advances Tissue Biomanufacturing Processes


Bioemedical engineering PhD student, Rachel Bour, is making exciting advances in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Her research may bring hope to those who suffer from injuries…

Boris Kovatchev, PhD and Sue Brown, MD Awarded $3.4M NIH R01 Grant to Study New Approach to Automated Treatment Optimization for Type 1 Diabetes


Boris Kovatchev, PhD, a School of Medicine professor, adjunct professor at the School of Engineering and Applied Science, and the founding director of the UVA Center for Diabetes Technology has…

Sana Syed, MD Awarded $3.5 Million Grant to Study Metabolic Pathways Related to Crohn’s Disease in Children


Sana Syed, MD, MSCR, MSDS, an associate professor in the School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, was recently awarded an R01 grant from the NIH providing $3,522,906 in funding over…

R. Ariel Gomez, MD Awarded $4.3 Million NIH P50 Grant to Study the Fate of Kidney Vascular Cells


R. Ariel Gomez, MD, the Harrison Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and director of the Department of Pediatrics Child Health Research Center, was awarded an NIH P50 grant for more than…

Emerging Scholars in Genome Sciences Symposium


The Anderson Committee & The Center for Public Health Genomics presents the Emerging Scholars in Genome Sciences Symposium, An Anderson Distinguished Symposium. Keynote address: Marcus Seldin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department…

Date: Sep 22, 2022 - Sep 23, 2022

Start Time: 9:00 am

End Time: 5:00 pm

2022 American Society for Matrix Biology Biennial Workshop: “The Many Faces of Fibroblasts”


The American Society for Matrix Biology (ASMB), founded in 2000, promotes the field of extracellular matrix (ECM) biology to advance knowledge and inspire translation of ECM-centric science to improve human…

Date: Oct 16, 2022 - Oct 18, 2022

iTHRIV Hosting Series to Improve NIH Grant Submission Success


iTHRIV is hosting six moderated webinar sessions to discuss ways to improve NIH grant submission success.  There is limited space and deadline to register is September 25 at 5:00 pm.…

Date: Sep 26, 2022 - Oct 31, 2022

Start Time: 4:00 pm

End Time: 6:00 pm

Richard Bonnie, Harrison Foundation Professor of Medicine and Law Interviewed on Podcast With Good Reason


Richard J. Bonnie, Harrison Foundation Professor of Medicine and Law and director of the Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy at the University of Virginia, was interviewed on Virginia…