Category: Education

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…

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…