Category: News and Notes

Wishing Rosalyn Kniss in Her Retirement

By C. Russ Manley We recently celebrated another milestone of the career for a member of the department. Rosalyn Kniss has retired as the division administrator for Hematology and Oncology,…

Medicine Matters Newsletter – October 2021

In this month's Medicine Matters we highlight the Division of General Medicine, as well as the many achievements, research items, and personal profiles of our faculty and staff. Please enjoy…

Tribute to Stacey Anderson, MD

By Christopher McCartney, MD We collectively express our profound sadness at Dr. Stacey Anderson’s passing after a battle with illness. She has been a much-beloved part of the endocrine family…

Tribute to Charles H. Brooks, MD

By Mark D. Okusa, M.D., FASN John C. Buchanan Distinguished Professor of Medicine Chief, Division of Nephrology Director, Center for Immunity, Inflammation and Regenerative Medicine It is with a heavy…

General Medicine Clinical, Research, and Educational Updates – October 2021

CLINICAL HIGHLIGHTS By Justin Mutter, MD VIRGINIA AT HOME: UVA’s NEW HOME-BASED PRIMARY CARE PROGRAM FOR HIGH-RISK OLDER ADULTS There are millions of homebound older adults across the United States.…

Medicine Matters Newsletter – September 2021

In this month's Medicine Matters we highlight the Division of Nephrology, as well as the many achievements, research items, and personal profiles of our faculty and staff. Please enjoy this wonderful…

Message and Updates from Mark Okusa, MD, Division Chief of Nephrology – September 2021

Despite the many challenges that we faced in the past year I am proud to say that the division of Nephrology never wavered, and our faculty, fellows, and staff were…

Awards and Achievements – August 2021

Welcome, Dr. Gwen Garcia to the Division of Hematology/Oncology to the UVA Cancer Center Augusta Clinic in Fishersville. Dr. Garcia will begin seeing patients in August 2021. Congratulations to Dr.…

UVA RHEUMATOLOGY SPOKES-PUG AND MASCOT – Winston

Tell us a little about yourself. I’m a four-and-a-half-year-old Instagram-famous pug, just living an ordinary life. I’m technically a “learned dog-ter”, by association. Both of my parents are in medicine.…

Message from Division of Rheumatology Chief, Janet Lewis, MD – August 2021

As the chief of the Division of Rheumatology, I am proud of the commitment to clinical care exhibited by the Division faculty members, fellows, and clinical staff over the past…