Year: 2020

Cross Appointed Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce the appointment of Janet V. Cross, PhD, as the School of Medicine's new Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs, effective June…

Moving the School of Medicine Online

  Months ago, when COVID-19 started spreading in earnest, I — like many others — was anticipating what would come next, but also, I was somewhat in denial. Was this…

Recognizing our Doctors on National Doctors’ Day

National Doctors’ Day was established to recognize and celebrate the contributions physicians make to individuals and to communities. Certainly today we recognize the heroic commitment, fortitude, and dedication of you,…

Our Students Had a Great 2020 Match Day (Despite the Coronavirus)

To paraphrase Dickens: It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. We’re all pretty much up to speed on the latter, let me fill you in…

Highlights: February MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on February 11, 2020, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Introductory Comments K.…

Don’t Jeopardize Future Funding or Publication: Register and Upload Your Clinical Trial Data Now

ClinicalTrials.gov is a National Institutes of Health (NIH) registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world. Through this site, the…

School of Medicine Hits All-Time Record for NIH Dollars

Great news! When the federal government closed its books for 2019, our final NIH total was $146.3 million. This is approximately a $26 million increase over 2018 and represents an…

51 Photos: BIMS and MSTP Students Receive Their First White Lab Coats

The UVA Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) Graduate Program Lab Coat Ceremony was held on Feb. 14 in Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium. The event was attended by first-year students moving to…

Medical Education Week 2020: Let’s Learn From Each Other and Celebrate Our Innovative Work 

We’re rapidly approaching Medical Education Week, which is our annual celebration of the scholarship of our faculty, house staff, and students in the areas of education research and innovation. I…

Learn.Med Offers a Better Way of Tracking Students’ Progress

What happens when software developers, business analysts, and clerkship educators work together? The answer: our students benefit. As new iterations of Learn.med roll out this spring and become adopted more…