Alyssa Mixon, DO, MBA, an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, is the most recent School of Medicine faculty member elected to serve on the UVA Faculty Senate. She joins mid-year, graciously agreeing to fill the seat of a department SOM faculty senator. Please join us in thanking Dr. Mixon for her service and congratulating her on her election to the Faculty Senate!
The School of Medicine holds 21 seats on the University of Virginia Faculty Senate. The UVA Faculty Senate represents all faculties of the University with respect to all academic functions such as the establishment and termination of degree programs, major modifications of requirements for existing degrees, and action affecting all faculties, or more than one faculty, of the University. Additionally, the Senate advises the President and the Rector and Board of Visitors concerning educational and related matters affecting the welfare of the University.
For a list of SOM Faculty Senators, visit: https://faculty.med.virginia.edu/facultyaffairs/policies-governance/uva-faculty-senate/.
Read more about Faculty Senate: Faculty Senate, U.Va. (virginia.edu)