Category: In the Know

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…

2018 – 2019 HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY FELLOWSHIP HIGHLIGHTS

2018 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Fellow Poster Presentations Our fellowship was well represented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) conference held in December…

Center for Human Therapeutics to Begin Operations in April

 The Center for Human Therapeutics is a new, FDA-approved facility for the production of cellular and immune clinical products for human clinical trials at the University of Virginia. Located on…

DoM Residents Awarded Humanism & Excellence in Teaching Award

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation recently awarded its Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, two DoM residents were umong the honored recipiants. This award recognizes outstanding humanistic teaching residents as…

Dr. Greg Hong Appointed to ADE

Dr. Greg Hong was appointed to the Academy of Distinguished Educators. The ADE was founded by the Dean of the School of Medicine in 2003 to provide an organizational structure…

UVA Expands Type 1 Diabetes Technology Clinic

University of Virginia Health System has opened an expanded outpatient clinic to help patients with type 1 diabetes and insulin-dependent patients with type 2 diabetes more easily obtain appropriate technology…

Notable Achievements – February 2019

Dr. Kambiz Kalantari, The Division of Nephrology, was elected as The Harrison Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor of Medicine, and won The Jefferson Scholars Award for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. Karen…