Category: Faculty

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…

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…

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UVA as No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

U.S. News and World Report ranked University of Virginia Medical Center as the #1 hospital in Virginia for the fourth consecutive year. This is a tremendous accomplishment and illustrates our…

2018-19 Promotion & Tenure

Please join me in congratulating our faculty members who were recently promoted and/or earned tenure. I am very pleased that their hard work and excellence have been recognized by the…

Our Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Are Yielding Positive Results

In the past year, we have made strides in increasing diversity and providing a more inclusive environment for faculty, residents, staff, and students at the School of Medicine. And we’ve…

Greene Appointed Chair of the Department of Urology

I am pleased to announce that Kirsten L. Greene, MD, MAS, FACS, has been appointed as the Paul Mellon Professor and Chair of the University of Virginia Department of Urology,…

Highlights: June MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on June 11, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David S.…

Highlights: May MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on May 14, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: David S. Wilkes, MD | Dean…

Relive Graduation Weekend With Two New Videos

The School of Medicine students' Final Exercises took place the weekend of May 15. You may have already seen the photos on social media or here on the Dean's Office…

You Have a Say, and We’re Listening!

Several months ago, Dean Wilkes asked the SOM faculty senators to organize and run future General Faculty Meetings. Given the extent of the responsibility, we deliberated carefully before accepting this…