Category: Education

First 100 Days as Dean: Pride, Progress and Pizza

It just so happens that Christmas Eve marked my 100th day as dean of this great school. My husband Marco, who is Sicilian, and I share in his annual tradition…

The Academy for Excellence in Education Welcomes its Newest Members

In 2020, the UVA School of Medicine founded The Academy for Excellence in Education which aims to build an inclusive learning community of educators across the biomedical sciences and UVA Health to…

Second-Year Medical Students Express Gratitude to Their First Patient and Best Teacher

At the annual Anatomical Donor Convocation of Gratitude on Friday, Dec. 10, UVA School of Medicine students paid their respects and showed gratitude to the donors who graciously donated their…

Meet Brianna Baldwin, Citizen of the Diné Nation and School of Medicine Class of 2025 Student

Brianna Sells Baldwin is a first-year medical student, Class of 2025, here in UVA’s School of Medicine. She grew up in Virginia Beach and her family is from the Diné (Navajo) Nation out west.…

Schools of Medicine and Nursing Team Up to Create the University of Virginia Healthcare Simulation Collaborative

In early September, the University of Virginia School of Medicine and School of Nursing signed an agreement for a collaboration between the two Schools’ simulation centers, establishing the University of…

MSTP Student Nadine Michel Has Created an Interactive Timeline, “UVA History: From a Black Perspective”

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) student Nadine Michel is helping ensure that the University of Virginia’s past is more completely known and serves to educate us and inform our decisions…

Oct. 4-8: Second-Year Students Present Primary Care Week

On Oct. 4-8, the second-year Generalist Scholars Program students at the School of Medicine will present Primary Care Week. All events are free and open to the public.  Here is a…

My First Day at the School of Medicine

Today is my first day at the School of Medicine. And like any new student at a new school — you'll soon learn that, even as I step into the…

Patient Student Partnership Evolves as It Enters Its Fourth Year

The Patient Student Partnership (PSP) program is about to reach an important milestone: our current fourth-year students, the Class of 2022, will be the first to be active in the…

72 Photos: Welcome to UVA, School of Medicine Class of 2025!

The second of two White Coat Ceremonies took place on Friday, Aug. 13. In this one, we welcomed the 170 School of Medicine students of the Class of 2025 to…