Tag: June Medicine Matters Newsletter

Congratulations to the Division of Infectious Diseases on their 50th Anniversary!


Beginning in July 1969, and headed by Dr Gerald L. Mandell, along with Drs Kunin, Gwaltney, Edmundson, and McCormick of the Department of Preventive Medicine, the Division of Infectious Disease…

Cardiovascular Medicine Faculty Profile – Christopher M. Kramer


Tell us a little bit about yourself. I came to UVA 20 years ago, dually recruited by George Beller MD then Chief of the Cardiovascular Division and Bruce Hillman MD,…

DoM Notes and Updates For June 2019


Congratulations to Dr Mitch Rosner who is the recipient of the 2019 Robert G. Narins Award. This award honors individuals who have made meritorious contributions in education and teaching. Congratulations…

Virginia Center for Diabetes Prevention & Education (VCDPE)


National Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach Trainings VCDPE has been busy presenting our Lifestyle Coach Training (LCT) training for the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP). The National DPP was created…

Research Interests in Cardiovascular Medicine


Dr Brian Annex’s laboratory is a true bench to bedside translational research laboratory that focuses on angiogenesis (the growth and proliferation of blood vessels from existing vascular structures) in the…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – June 2019


The June 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to:

Cardiovascular Medicine Education Update


Clinical Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease The goal of the Clinical Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease is to instruct fellows in evidence-based prevention, diagnosis, and management of patients with a wide variety…

Cardiovascular Quality Awards


UVA Heart and Vascular Center received the following awards from the AHA: The American College of Cardiology National Cardiovascular Data Registry’s ACTION Registry®-Get with the Guidelines Platinum Performance Achievement Hospitals…

Intersections of Architecture and Medicine


  Vicenza, Italy, April 3-5, 2019 - Inspired by the University of Virginia’s Bicentennial, this conference explored the modern implications of Thomas Jefferson and Andrea Palladio’s shared interest in creating…

Addressing Pulmonary Health Disparities In Central Appalachia


In part as a result of the decline in extractive industries such as coal mining, Appalachian counties in Virginia face ongoing socioeconomic challenges with high rates of poverty and unemployment…