Category: Clinical Research

ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY – RESEARCH

CLINICAL INITIATIVES In addition to providing comprehensive care for adult patients with the spectrum of allergic disorders and asthma our division has numerous specialized clinical initiatives: Immune deficiencies - The…

DIVISION SPOTLIGHT – ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY – Message From Dr. Thomas Platts-Mills – Division Chief, Allergy & Immunology

One of the dominant themes of Medicine in the last 50 years has been change. This includes both change created by technical advances and changes in disease that in most…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – May 2019

  The May 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: RDOMWebNewsletter@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Clinical Program

By Dr. Mike Shim COPD specialty clinic at the University of Virginia has been designated as a Joint Commission certified center of excellence for advanced COPD care since 2007. UVA…

UVA Interstitial Lung Disease Program One of Nation’s Best

Comprehensive Care and Research Flourishes for Patients with Pulmonary Fibrosis he Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) Program in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine continues to blossom, with 400…

New Clinical Trials Opening in Hematology/Oncology

Genitourinary Oncology Primary Dreicer, Robert CRC: Drake, Jennifer 19-20484 PHAR B-701_U22 Stages: Any/all CT.GOV ID: NCT03123055   A Multi-Center, Single-Arm, Open-Label Phase 1b/2 Study of a Novel FGFR3 Inhibitor (B-701)…

Endocrinology and Metabolism Research

2018 was prosperous for the Division’s research program. In FY2018, our investigators received an excess of $10M in external awards. We have internationally recognized research programs in the areas of diabetes…

January 2019 Announcements

New Grant Awarded Congratulations to Drs. Patrick Dillon and Christian Brenin who have been awarded a grant funded by the Cancer Center and the Women’s 4-miler Breast Cancer Research Fund.…

UVA Tests Power of Focused Ultrasound, Immunotherapy to Battle Breast Cancer

By Josh Barney, 11/8/17 (republished from UVA Today) In its latest pioneering effort to harness the power of focused ultrasound to battle disease, the UVA Cancer Center is examining the scalpel-free surgery’s…

UVA’s Excellence in Cancer Nets $15 Million Grant

By Eric Swensen (UVA Health System news release, 4/26/17) University of Virginia Cancer Center has again been honored as one of just 69 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers for its…