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Lung Research Suggests New Way to Detect, Monitor Lung Diseases

New lung research from an international team of scientists could offer doctors a new way to detect and monitor progressive lung diseases — and may also shed light on the…

New Brain Cancer Guidelines Set to Improve Care, Increase Patient Survival

New guidelines for treating cancers that have spread to the brain are poised to improve care for patients and help many live longer, better lives. The new guidelines come from…

Greene Honored With Mid-Career Award From the American Urological Association

Each year, the American Urological Association (AUA) honors the contributions of physician researchers and educators to the field of medicine, the specialty of urology, and the AUA. For years, the association has…

UVA Health Joins National Effort to Improve Outcomes for Mothers and Babies

To support better health outcomes for mothers and newborns, UVA Health and UVA Children’s are joining the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Perinatal Improvement Collaborative. The partnership includes…

72 Photos: Welcome to UVA, School of Medicine Class of 2025!

The second of two White Coat Ceremonies took place on Friday, Aug. 13. In this one, we welcomed the 170 School of Medicine students of the Class of 2025 to…

Kibbe Named Dean of UVA’s School of Medicine

The University of Virginia has named pioneering physician leader Melina R. Kibbe, MD, as 17th dean of the UVA School of Medicine and chief health affairs officer for UVA Health.…

On Display: Social Issues in Medicine Posters

Since 2006, the Social Issues in Medicine Course (SIM) has been a required course in the School of Medicine for all first-year medical students, informing them on the social determinants…

If You Missed Graduation (or Want to Relive It) Check Out This Great Highlight Video

The School of Medicine Class of 2021 students’ Final Exercises took place the weekend of May 21-23. To get a glimpse of what it was like, check out this great…

Meet the Deans of Our Inova Campus

After years of preparation and planning, our first students have begun their clerkships at the UVA School of Medicine Inova Campus in Northern Virginia. While many faculty and staff have…

Class of 2021: Meet Our Generalist Scholars Program Students

“Training the next generation of primary care physicians” is the motto of the Generalist Scholars Program (GSP). Each year, a small cohort is admitted into this four-year program to help grow the…