Year: 2014

Congratulations, Dr. Kellams and Team!

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Dec. 15, 2014 – A federal survey ranked UVA Medical Center in the top 5 percent of hospitals nationally for its support of breastfeeding. UVA ranked in the…

Message From The Chair: What Is A Microsystem?

Those of you in the nicu are by now familiar with the term “microsystem”, though you may not know what it means or what the project is meant to accomplish.…

The Children’s Hospital Research Center

Q: Tell me about how this idea began. How long did it take to make the dream a reality? A: The Children’s Hospital Research Center is the result of many…

Faculty Scholarly Mentoring Program

A new service is available that can assist you with enhancing scholarship. Through this service, faculty and fellows receive customized, one-on-one guidance and facilitation. "Contributing original scholarship is an essential…

December Quality Corner

The Children’s Hospital and a Culture of Safety As Be Safe continues to roll, we need to remind ourselves that in health care, there will always going to be errors…

Kudos from Peers 12-8-14

Enjoy these kudos from your peers! Jane Shannon: You are wonderful for taking the time to teach me the new ERAS program. Margaret Sennett: You are an indispensable asset to…

2015 Blizzard Awards: Congratulations, Kate Willson!

From Steve Borowitz, MD: As chair of the Blizzard Award Committee, it gives me great pleasure to inform you that the committee has unanimously chosen Kate Willson to be this…

2015 Advocacy Training Grants Call for Applications

The 2015 Advocacy Training Grants Call for Applications is now open. CPTI will support 4 pediatric faculty-resident pairs to attend the AAP Legislative Conference in Washington, DC on April 12-14, 2015.…

Patient Praise 12-1-14

Enjoy this comment the Health System has received from patients and families! The doctors and staff were great. Very respectful and answered every question we had. They took care of…

Message From The Chair: Our Education Mission

With the recent visit of the LCME to the University of Virginia School of Medicine, it is a good time to focus on our education mission. I was personally proud…