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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…

Mychaleckyj Appointed Assistant Dean for Biomedical Data Sciences

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Josyf Mychaleckyj, MA, PhD, as Assistant Dean for Biomedical Data Sciences Research, effective August 5, 2019. Dr. Mychaleckyj is Associate Professor of…

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,…

SOM Pilots a New Online Learning Management System. Who Knew It Could Be So Much Fun?

When it was time to test Virginia Medicine’s (VMED) new online learning management system (learn.med), the School of Medicine technology team took a fun and innovative approach — invite students…

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.…

Here’s an Example of How SOM Graduates Make Us Proud

As our medical school graduates move forward in their careers and in their practice, it’s great to hear of their accomplishments or see their names in journals or magazines. A…