Category: Faculty

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…

Highlights: November MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on November 12, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments David…

Highlights: October MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on October 8, 2019, 4-5 p.m., in the Medical Education Building studio. Here are highlights from that meeting: Opening Comments Chris…

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…

Connecting to the Waiting Patient: Improving the Faculty Onboarding Process

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”…