Category: Clinical

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…

Highlights: October MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on October 8, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments Chris…

A Year in Review

Dear Colleagues, As I write this message, hospitals across the nation, including UVA Health, are dealing with a high-profile issue involving billing and collections practices. This is not a situation…

Coming Soon: A New, Amazing Emergency Department

In October, our new, state-of-the-art Emergency Department will see its first patient. As Chief Medical Officer, I am excited to see the project completed. As an ED doc, I am…

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…

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…