Category: Spotlight

2015 Mid-Atlantic Young Investigators Forum Winners


From Maria Luisa Sequeira Lopez and Ariel Gomez: Please join us to congratulate our graduate students who won basic research awards at the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Young Investigators Forum: Eugene Lin…

Dr. Norwood Appointed to ABP Board of Directors


Congratulations to Dr. Victoria Norwood on her appointment to the Board of Directors for the American Board of Pediatrics. This is an incredibly prestigious honor, and gives Vicky (and UVA Children’s…

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…

Healthier Ever After: The Story of UVA Children’s Hospital


Healthier Ever After: The Story of UVA Children’s Hospital will premiere in prime-time on NBC29, immediately following NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at 7:00…

Elections to American Pediatric Society


Congratulations to Dr. Karen Fairchild and Dr. Vicky Norwood for their recent election to the American Pediatric Society! The American Pediatric Society (APS) and the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR)…

Meet Heather Humphrey


Hi everyone! My name is Heather Humphrey and I am excited to write your Kids Matter newsletter and to be part of your team. Let me tell you a little…

Stephanie Bingler: SOM 2013 Administrator of the Year


Stephanie Bingler, Department Administrator for the Department of Pediatrics has been named the 2013 UVA School of Medicine Administrator of the Year. Dr. James Nataro, Chair and Benjamin Armistead Shepherd…

Dr. Mark DeBoer: 2013 Robert J. Roberts Award Winner


The 2013 Robert J. Roberts Award Winner is Mark D. DeBoer, MD, MSc, MCR. You all know that Mark is an outstanding clinician, teacher and researcher, and a highly deserving…

Dr. Ina Stephens on NBC29 House


Dr. Ina Stephens will be featured on NBC 29’s House Call this Wednesday, October 9. She will be discussing vaccines. The segment airs live around 5:22 PM.

Westhaven Community Day Sports Physicals


Dr. Amy Brown and a group of UVA pediatric residents and medical students provided school physicals to children at the Westhaven annual community day, in Charlottesville, on Saturday, August 3, 2013.…