Year: 2019

Check Out This Video: Welcome to UVA, School of Medicine Class of 2023! (+92 Photos)

On Friday, Aug. 16, the School of Medicine welcomed the 156 students of the Class of 2023 to the University of Virginia at the 2019 White Coat Ceremony and Convocation,…

Highlights: August MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on August 13, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments from the…

Unity Campaign: “Charlottesville is a place for _____, not hate.” (48 Photos)

In response to the August 2017 events, UVA’s chapter of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) organized “A Response of Unity to a Demonstration of Intolerance.” The now-annual Unity Campaign has become a tradition…

Year 3: THRIV Welcomes 7 Faculty to Scholars Program

Since 2017, the Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia (THRIV) Scholars Program, supported by the School of Medicine and now the recently awarded CTSA, has provided innovative training for highly motivated, talented…

Connecting to the Waiting Patient: Delivering MedEd Features Faster and With Fewer Bugs

The primary goal of the School of Medicine Dean’s Office is to make sure that our efforts enable the School’s tri-partite mission of education, research, and clinical care, and benefit the “waiting”…

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UVA as No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

U.S. News and World Report ranked University of Virginia Medical Center as the #1 hospital in Virginia for the fourth consecutive year. This is a tremendous accomplishment and illustrates our…

2018-19 Promotion & Tenure

Please join me in congratulating our faculty members who were recently promoted and/or earned tenure. I am very pleased that their hard work and excellence have been recognized by the…

Our Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Are Yielding Positive Results

In the past year, we have made strides in increasing diversity and providing a more inclusive environment for faculty, residents, staff, and students at the School of Medicine. And we’ve…

Mychaleckyj Appointed Assistant Dean for Biomedical Data Sciences

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Josyf Mychaleckyj, MA, PhD, as Assistant Dean for Biomedical Data Sciences Research, effective August 5, 2019. Dr. Mychaleckyj is Associate Professor of…

Greene Appointed Chair of the Department of Urology

I am pleased to announce that Kirsten L. Greene, MD, MAS, FACS, has been appointed as the Paul Mellon Professor and Chair of the University of Virginia Department of Urology,…