Departing Housestaff, 2017 Edition: Future Plans

Wondering what the future plans are for our departing Internal Medicine residents? They are moving on to fellowships, further residencies, and positions as hospitalists and staff physicians. See below for their ports of destination — and four are becoming IM chief residents. Read more...

For IM Residents, a Year-End “Chiefs” Grand Rounds, Awards and a Celebratory Dinner

Departing PGY3 Internal Medicine Residents gathered in the Rotunda for a farewell celebration on May 23, 2017.

Each May, internal medicine residents gather for a Medicine Grand Rounds given by that year’s chief residents and the presentation of annual awards voted upon by the residents. Read more...

DOM Education News

Take A Hike

DOM residency administrators celebrated the end of a long recruiting season on a warm, late-winter day with a hike up Carter’s Mountain. (Photo, right.) Thank you all for your hard work! Read more...

Strong Showing by UVA Residents at ACP-Virginia Meeting in Charlottesville

From Chief Ross Buerlein:

“A big congrats to all of our residents who presented at the American College of Physicians (ACP) Virginia Chapter meeting in Charlottesville on March 2. Everyone did a fantastic job and represented our program very strongly. Read more...

Match Day Yields Impressive Crop of New Interns

Welcome to the incoming class of internal medicine interns!

Match Day for the Department of Medicine’s Internal Medicine Residency program was conducted on Friday, March 17, and yielded a group of “academically successful individuals from across the country,” according to vice program director Brian Uthlaut, MD. Read more...

It’s A Match: 2017 IM Residents Accepted at Top Fellowship Programs Around the Country

The 2017 class of internal medicine residents learned their fellowship match results this month, and the results were impressive. According to DOM Education’s Terry Bennett, most of the residents were accepted at their first-choice programs. Read more...

DOM Division Fellowship Programs Fill Rosters for 2017-2018

Below are the 31 matches announced by Department of Medicine fellowship programs for 2017-2018 incoming fellows. Of the 31 incoming fellows, 12 are from UVA residency programs.

Congratulations to all!

Division Incoming Fellow Residency Medical School ALLERGY Monica Gupta NYU School of Medicine George Washington U. Read more...

Chief Residents and Fellows for AY 2016-2017 Announced

The chief residents and fellows for the upcoming academic year have been announced:

Internal Medicine Chief Residents

Ross Buerlein, MD Peter Liu, MD Erin McLoughlin, MD Annie Smith, MD

Subspecialty chief fellows (not all subspecialties appoint chiefs)

Cardiovascular Medicine: Eliany Mejia Lopez, MD Gastroenterology & Hepatology: Maithili Chitnavis, MD Pulmonary and Critical Care: Ashley Desmett, MD Nephrology: Malik Asad Anjum, MBBS

Congratulations to all! Read more...

Match Day for New Internal Medicine Residents

Friday, March 18th, was match day for our newest class of incoming residents in the categorical, preliminary and primary care tracks of the Internal Medicine Residency Program. In keeping with previous matches, the new group excels academically, and comes from diverse regions across the eastern half of the U.S. Read more...

Javanov Barksdale Joins DOM Education Team

Javanov (center), with (l-r) daughter Meyah, son Chazz, and husband Chad.

Javanov Barksdale joined the Department of Medicine education team in February, taking over the education coordinator position for the divisions of endocrinology and rheumatology previously filled by Amanda Fortune. Read more...