Category: Employee of the Month

Hem-Onc’s Karen Parks Plays Key Role in Revamping Cancer Clinical Research Program

Karen Parks began her career as an operating room nurse at Medical College of Virginia, and has worked at UVA for the past 33  years in a variety of research-related roles.…

Kayla Calvo: “The Gold Standard”!

Kayla Calvo, administrative assistant for Mo Nadkarni, MD, chief of the Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine, received DOM's employee of the month award for October 2015. According…

DOM Employee of the Month: ID’s Pam Schaefer

DOM’s Employee of the Month, Pam Schaefer, is a grants and contract administrator in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health – and that’s a division with a LOT…

Nadine Jones, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

DOM's Employee of the Month, Nadine Jones, is an administrative assistant in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine for five of CV's 35-some faculty members. In early July, when a new…

Anne Shipe, Fellowship Coordinator Extraordinaire!

Anne Shipe has a lot on her plate: she manages five of Cardiovascular Medicine's seven fellowship programs--the "basic" fellowship in cardiovascular disease, with 12 fellows, and four of its six…

Steve Murphy, Division of Infectious Diseases & International Health

Steve Murphy, the Department of Medicine's Employee of the Month for May 2015, is a fiscal technician for the Center for Global Health in the Division of Infectious Diseases &…

Judy Tharpe, Division of Nephrology

Judy Tharpe, a native of Nellysford in Nelson County, has been at UVA for 20 years and worked for 18 of them in the medical center. She spent one year as administrative…

Jennifer Taylor & Janet Tillage, Division of Hematology-Oncology

Administrative staff members Jennifer Taylor and Janet Tillage have exhibited exemplary teamwork over the last year and a half while helping the Division of Hematology-Oncology through a critical time of…

Karen Rush, Division of General Medicine

Two signature programs of the Division of General Medicine – the Mindfulness Center and the Center for Appreciative Practice – rely on one superb administrator for their success: Karen Rush.…

Jennifer Greene, Clinical Research Coordinator

Providing patients with access to innovative treatments through clinical trials is an essential role of top academic medical centers; ensuring that these trials run smoothly and that the experience for…