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Thank You for Making UVA Children’s No. 1 Children’s Hospital in Virginia!

Today, U.S. News & World Report released its 2021-22 “Best Children’s Hospitals” guide. I am happy to report that UVA Children’s is ranked No. 1 in Virginia. This is the…
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All-Star Panel to Analyze Racism Against Asian-American Healthcare Providers in Webex Lecture on June 16

Increased recognition of bias against Asian-Americans has further focused Americans on current issues of racism and bias. Beyond considering how such bias may impact their patients’ care, healthcare providers themselves can…
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Kibbe Named Dean of UVA’s School of Medicine

The University of Virginia has named pioneering physician leader Melina R. Kibbe, MD, as 17th dean of the UVA School of Medicine and chief health affairs officer for UVA Health.…
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On Display: Social Issues in Medicine Posters

Since 2006, the Social Issues in Medicine Course (SIM) has been a required course in the School of Medicine for all first-year medical students, informing them on the social determinants…

Congratulations, Chairs and Inaugural Committee Members of The Academy for Excellence in Education!

The Academy for Excellence in Education aims to build an inclusive learning community of educators across the biomedical sciences and UVA Health to foster and honor educational excellence at the…

If You Missed Graduation (or Want to Relive It) Check Out This Great Highlight Video

The School of Medicine Class of 2021 students’ Final Exercises took place the weekend of May 21-23. To get a glimpse of what it was like, check out this great…

Meet the Deans of Our Inova Campus

After years of preparation and planning, our first students have begun their clerkships at the UVA School of Medicine Inova Campus in Northern Virginia. While many faculty and staff have…

Class of 2021: Meet Our Generalist Scholars Program Students

“Training the next generation of primary care physicians” is the motto of the Generalist Scholars Program (GSP). Each year, a small cohort is admitted into this four-year program to help grow the…

Our MPH Students Are on the Front Lines of Public Health

As COVID-19 catapulted public health into the global spotlight, UVA Masters of Public Health (MPH) students landed on the front lines of the pandemic. They took on real-world positions in…