Category: Clinical

Why I’m Wearing a Mask (and You Should, Too!)

While there is still much we need to learn about COVID-19, we do know that the best, most reliable, and cheapest way to stem its spread is by doing two…

McNaull Appointed Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology

Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce that Peggy P. McNaull, MD, has been appointed as the John Rowlingson Professor and Chair of the University of Virginia Department of Anesthesiology…

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,…

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.…

Highlights: January MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on January 14, 2020, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David…

Matherne Named Interim Chief Medical Officer and Interim Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

We are pleased to announce the appointment of G. Paul Matherne, MD, MBA, J. Francis Dammann Professor of Pediatrics, as Interim Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Interim Senior Associate Dean…

Four Reasons Why Our Pediatrics Residency Program Is So Successful

UVA Medical Center and the School of Medicine are always looking to attract top-flight talent to our residency programs. To bring the best, we have to be the best. And…

How Do We Hire and Retain Faculty?

I’ve always heard that “like attracts like.” At the UVA School of Medicine, we’re seeing this in action with regard to faculty hiring. Faculty at other institutions are paying attention…

Highlights: December MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on December 10, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building learning studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments…

Highlights: November MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on November 12, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David…