Category: Pay It Forward: Community Service

International Outreach

In April, Dr. Bryan Sauer led a UVA Medical Team to Guatemala to provide treatment to the people there. As a result, dozens of people in Guatemala are now getting…

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…

UVA Amherst Dialysis Team Gets Creative in Engaging Patients

UVA Connect By Kelly Casey (10/16/17) Bingo? Christmas shopping? These don’t sound like activities you’d find at an outpatient dialysis facility. But the UVA Amherst Dialysis team has made them…

Volunteer with Habitat this summer!

DOM's second summer volunteer day is on Friday, July 8th, working with... Sign up for DOM's second Habitat for Humanity summer service day on July 8th for a chance to help build…

Many Thanks to DOM’s Habitat Volunteers!

Many thanks to the DOM staff and faculty who participated in DOM's July 17th and August 14th Habitat volunteer days. Both crews worked at the "Burnet II: The Woods" housing…

Volunteer with Habitat on Aug. 14!

Many thanks to the DOM faculty and staff who participated in the July 17th Habitat volunteer day. The next DOM/Habitat volunteer day is Friday, August 14. Sign up now! Come sling a…

DOM & SOM Host Poster Contest, Conference for Charlottesville Students

The Office for Diversity at the School of Medicine, in partnership with the Department of Medicine, hosted a poster symposium for Charlottesville High School students on Friday, April 3. UVA…

Day of Caring 2014

The UVA Department of Medicine Human Resources crew worked at Jackson-Via Elementary School on Wednesday for the United Way Day of Caring.  Ally Mawyer, Christina Hamill, Kristen Crawford, A.J. Leo,…

Habitat Work Party

Shout out to Infectious Diseases for their mass participation in this work party! Front row, l-r: Mary Gray & Casey Hoffman (Hewlett Lab, ID); Margaret & Greg Kuhlman (DOM admin…

DOM’s Habitat for Humanity Volunteers Help Partner Families Reach Their Dream

A huge thank you, as always, to our DOM volunteers who participated in the July Habitat for Humanity workdays. Our crews did painting prep and spackling work in the future…