Category: Faculty

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…

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…

Recognizing our Doctors on National Doctors’ Day

National Doctors’ Day was established to recognize and celebrate the contributions physicians make to individuals and to communities. Certainly today we recognize the heroic commitment, fortitude, and dedication of you,…

School of Medicine Hits All-Time Record for NIH Dollars

Great news! When the federal government closed its books for 2019, our final NIH total was $146.3 million. This is approximately a $26 million increase over 2018 and represents an…

Highlights: January MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on January 14, 2020, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David…

Matherne Named Interim Chief Medical Officer and Interim Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

We are pleased to announce the appointment of G. Paul Matherne, MD, MBA, J. Francis Dammann Professor of Pediatrics, as Interim Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Interim Senior Associate Dean…

Deadline Soon: SOM Research Retreat

The School of Medicine Research Retreat will be held at the Boar’s Head Inn from the afternoon of February 7 through the evening of February 8. The event will include concurrent…

How Do We Hire and Retain Faculty?

I’ve always heard that “like attracts like.” At the UVA School of Medicine, we’re seeing this in action with regard to faculty hiring. Faculty at other institutions are paying attention…

Highlights: December MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on December 10, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building learning studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments…