Category: Research

Why I’m Wearing a Mask (and You Should, Too!)

While there is still much we need to learn about COVID-19, we do know that the best, most reliable, and cheapest way to stem its spread is by doing two…

Ramp-Up Process Underway for Laboratory and Clinical Research

Starting June 1, the University of Virginia began a ramp-up process for laboratory research on Grounds. To date, over 190 School of Medicine laboratories have completed plans for Phase I/II…

Looking for Information about COVID-19 Research and Collaboration? You’ll Find It on iTHRIV Site

The COVID-19 crisis brings with it many important research opportunities and questions. As we face these questions, we have tremendous opportunities to build collaborative teams across UVA. To facilitate communication…

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…

Highlights: February MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on February 11, 2020, 4-5 p.m., in the Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) classroom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Introductory Comments K.…

Don’t Jeopardize Future Funding or Publication: Register and Upload Your Clinical Trial Data Now

ClinicalTrials.gov is a National Institutes of Health (NIH) registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world. Through this site, the…

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…

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…

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…