Tag: Education

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…

Walid El-Nahal, MD, IM Resident (PGY-1)


I was born in Maryland and lived in Bowie for the first eight years of my life. My family and I then moved to Egypt (where my parents are originally…

“Teaching Wisdom” to Medical Students: The Phronesis Project


Peggy Plews-Ogan, MD, a faculty member in the Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine, has a long-standing interest in the role of wisdom in medicine — including authoring…

CV Fellow Will Dresen, MD


I grew up in Ocala, Florida, and finally left the Sunshine State for my medicine residency and fellowship. I’ve been at UVA now for two and a half years, with…

A Successful Interview Season for Internal Medicine Residency Program Takes Many Hands


Jerry Donowitz, MD, and Brian Uthlaut, MD, program director and vice program director, respectively, of DOM's Internal Medicine Residency Program, extend their thanks to everyone in the department -- faculty, fellows, residents…

Fellowship Match for 2016 Graduating IM Residents


The fellowship match for DOM’s 2016 graduating internal medicine residents took place on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. The results are listed below, by area of specialty. Hearty congratulations to all!