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Visiting Scholar from “Down Under” Brings Fresh Ideas to UVA

Brodie Scholar Paul Worley focuses on social accountability in medical education Paul Worley, MD, PhD, dean of Flinders University School of Medicine in Adelaide, Australia, has dedicated his career to the…

Five UVA Residents Win Awards at ACP/Virginia Abstract Competition

Internal Medicine chief resident Scott Cornella offered congratulations to all of the residents who participated in an abstract competition sponsored by the Virginia chapter of the American College of Physicians. The…

Profile: Nephrology Fellow Brandi Wright

My father, a physician, was an army officer, so my parents, brother, sister and I moved often during my childhood. I've always treasured those experiences -- who else can say…

Gen Med’s Garret Rhodes: “Fingers Crossed”

Garret Rhodes, a data analyst in Gen Med by day, is in a two-man band called "New Immunity" in his off hours. And that band wrote a song, called "Fingers…

UVA “Healthy Balance” Blog: Archbald-Pannone On Healthy Aging

Visit the UVA Health System "Healthy Balance" blog to read what GGPHM's Laurie Archbald-Pannone, MD, recommends for healthy aging:

Palliative Medicine’s Jonathan Bartels on the “Power of the Pause”

Jonathan Bartels, RN, of GGPHM’s palliative medicine section, has been in the spotlight recently for his work on the “power of the pause.” It is, as Bartels describes it, a…