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DOM Education Coordinator Lisa Mackey Welcomes Tristan

Congratulations to DOM education coordinator Lisa Mackey, whose son Tristan arrived February 11 at 12:52 a.m. Tristan weighed in at 6 pounds, 10.9 ounces.

Kelly Pitts, MD, IM Resident (PGY-3)

I grew up in a small town in northern Maryland and lived there through high school. I attended Bowdoin College and fell in love with the coast of Maine (and…

Javanov Barksdale Joins DOM Education Team

Javanov Barksdale joined the Department of Medicine education team in February, taking over the education coordinator position for the divisions of endocrinology and rheumatology previously filled by Amanda Fortune. Javanov…

Medical Grand Rounds | Greg Townsend, MD: “On Diversity — What Is It? Why Do We Need It? How Do We Achieve It?”

Wednesday, March 9, 12:00-1:00 pm Old Jordan Hall Auditorium Gregory C. Townsend, MD, is Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at UVA School of Medicine, associate director of the Ryan White…

Nephrology Faculty Member Amandeep Bajwa, PhD

I was born in India and grew up in Woodbridge, Virginia. After finishing my graduate studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, I had a year-long layover for a fellowship at the…

DOM at Medical Education Week Poster Session

The Department of Medicine was well-represented at the poster session on Thursday, March 3rd, that culminated the School of Medicine's celebration of Medical Education Week. The posters were displayed in the…