Category: Education

The School of Medicine Has GRIT!

The School of Medicine’s Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) program has helped to establish a new alliance of graduate programs that is championing diversity and inclusion within our student body. Known as…

Summer Research Internship Program Accepting Applications for Its 2020 Session

Expected to be as competitive and in demand as ever, the School of Medicine’s Summer Research Internship Program (SRIP) is now accepting applications for its 2020 session. The 10-week program…

Connecting to the Waiting Patient: Continuing MedEd Makes Valuable Process Improvements

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”…

Foundations in Clinical Medicine: Launched and Successful

After years of preparation, the Foundations in Clinical Medicine (FCM) course has successfully completed its inaugural year as part of the UVA School of Medicine curriculum. It’s gratifying to know…

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…

Highlights: September 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…

Grant Named New Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs

We are pleased to announce that Patrick A. Grant, PhD, has accepted the position of Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs, effective September 1, 2019. After earning his…

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,…

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…

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…