Category: Research

Announcing 2021 Class of Pinn Scholars

Please join us in congratulating the 2021 Class of Pinn Scholars, named for 3 years as of March 1, 2021.  Pinn Scholars are mid-career faculty selected on the basis of their…

Our Secret for Recruiting BIMS Students During the Pandemic? A Digital Welcome Mat

It is an understatement to say that the coronavirus pandemic has altered nearly every aspect of our work and our lives. The Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) Graduate Program was no exception.…

Highlights: January MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on Jan. 12, 2021, 4-5 p.m., via Zoom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Introductory Comments David S. Wilkes, MD │…

Highlights: December MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on Dec. 8, 2020, 4-5 p.m., via Zoom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Introductory Comments David S. Wilkes, MD │…

Highlights: October MAC Meeting

The School of Medicine’s Medical Advisory Committee (MAC) met on Oct. 13, 2020, 4-5 p.m., via Zoom. Here are highlights from that meeting: Introductory Comments David S. Wilkes, MD │…

Five Years Later: What We Have Accomplished

Dear Colleagues: Five years! It almost seems like yesterday when I first came to the School of Medicine with hope, ambition, excitement, and possibility for the School. These hopes and…

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…