Year: 2017

Professionalism

As you all know, professionalism is one of the key ASPIRE values of the Health System.  Professionalism is one of those qualities that we all admire, and that we demand…

Sports Cardiology at UVA

Tell me about your program. UVA sports cardiologist Robert Battle, MD, started this program. For close to 7 years now, he has been scanning first year athletes at UVA. Division…

Quality Corner: The Lean Management System

Over the last couple of months, the Women’s & Children’s Service Line, including the Children’s Hospital, has been integrating the Lean Management System (LMS; aka “The Model Cell”) throughout its…

Dr. Ariel Gomez Receives a Distinguished Alumni Award

CHRC director, Dr. R. Ariel Gomez was recently award the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award for Achievement by the University of Iowa Carver College Medical Alumni Association. The award was established…

Meet Sana Syed

Sana Syed, MD, MSc What is your proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm? Helping to mentor and support those around me. My family (especially my mother, father, and grandfather)…

Announcing University of Virginia’s First Clinical Informatics Fellow

We are proud to announce University of Virginia School of Medicine’s new Clinical Informatics (CI) Fellowship.  This 2-year training program, accredited by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education, is…

Meet Peter Dummett

Proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm? Taking the plunge to leave my home in Sydney, Australia to be with my (now) American wife and to live in Charlottesville. What…

Johannes Carolus (Hans) Clevers’ Visit to UVA

The University of Virginia was honored to have Johannes Carolus (Hans) Clevers, a professor in molecular genetics, a geneticist, physician, and medical researcher, present the second annual Betsy and Stuart…

Meet Our Chief Residents!

Meet Katie Blackard and Beth Dexter-Rice, our chief residents for the 2018-2019 academic year.   Katie: Proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm? I'm not sure this counts as an…

The Main Event

  This year, the UVA Children’s Hospital Celebrates a decade of fundraising for children. The money raised at The Main Event Gala will help renovate and re-energize the Pediatric Intensive…