Category: Education

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”…

SOM Pilots a New Online Learning Management System. Who Knew It Could Be So Much Fun?

When it was time to test Virginia Medicine’s (VMED) new online learning management system (learn.med), the School of Medicine technology team took a fun and innovative approach — invite students…

Here’s an Example of How SOM Graduates Make Us Proud

As our medical school graduates move forward in their careers and in their practice, it’s great to hear of their accomplishments or see their names in journals or magazines. A…

Want to See How Your Colleagues Improved Connection to the Waiting Patient This Fiscal Year?

The video and Dean's Office Blog stories below highlight how Medical Simulation Center, Financial Aid, Clinical Research Unit, Finance, Medical Scientist Training Program, Research Administration, Surgery Clerkship, and Summer Research…

Connecting to the Waiting Patient: Medical Simulation Center Team’s Improved Process Prevents Mistakes

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…

First-Year Students Experience Service from Community-Oriented Course

There are no tests. There are no traditional letter grades. Rather, there are content sessions on topics such as poverty, housing, and health; child welfare and abuse; LGBTQ health; mental…