Category: Education

UVA Mini-Med School Launches YouTube Channel, Posts “COVID-19/Charlottesville” Podcast Series

We are excited to announce the official launch of the UVA Mini-Med School YouTube Channel and the release of our special podcast series, “COVID-19/Charlottesville!” Given the rapidly evolving information and…

Feeling Moved and Grateful

Dear Students, Residents, Fellows, Faculty, and Staff, I am truly overwhelmed and moved by the many, many comments I received after sending my June 1 email. Each message meant a…

Just When You Thought Our Medical Students Couldn’t Be More Awesome, They Go and Do This …

The below story was posted to our internal news site, but I was so thrilled that I need to share it here on the Dean’s Office Blog. Our medical students…

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…

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…

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…

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…