Category: Notable Achievements

Message From Dr Mohan Nadkarni – Division Chief, General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine

The Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and hospital medicine houses a dynamic group of 83 impressive faculty dedicated to excellence in Patient Care, Education, and Research. The Division is the…

Message From Dr James Scheiman – Division Chief, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

With a renewed focus on our mission of developing passionate leaders focused on excellence who provide innovative and compassionate clinical care while advancing the field through research and education, Gastroenterology…

Year-end Message from Dr Zhenqi Liu – Division Chief, Endocrinology and Metabolism

The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism has a rich history and tradition of excellence in patient care, education and research and remains one of the finest endocrinology divisions in the…

Year-end Message and Summary From Dr Christopher Kramer – Division Chief Cardiovascular Medicine

During 2019, Cardiology experienced unprecedented growth in hiring new faculty across all sections of the division. This included three in non-invasive, one in electrophysiology, one in interventional, one in advanced…

December 2019 Updates and Notes

  Congratulations to UVA Health on having 233 of its doctors selected for 2019-2020 Best Doctors in America List. We are proud to report that 65 Department of Medicine faculty…

Year End Message From Dr Eric Houpt – Division Chief Infectious Diseases

2019 marked 50 years for the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Virginia, started by Dr Gerald Mandell in 1969. We had the opportunity to come together on…

Year End Message from Hematology/Oncology Chief Michael Williams, MD

The Division of Hematology/Oncology has had a productive and exciting year of continued expansion of clinical programs as well as translational research and clinical trials.  The Division contributes importantly to…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – November 2019

The November 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Division of Hospital Medicine. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: Kim Kelley-Wagner at kak2cj@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

November 2019 Updates and Notes

Congratulations to Mike Scheld, MD who recieved the Alexancer Fleming Award for Lifetime Achievement. Congratulations to Fred Hayden, MD who received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Intermational Society for…

Physician Has Spent Career Helping Women with Breast Cancer Navigate Hormone Therapies

By Ruth Serven Smith, The Daily Progress (republished with permission) rserven@dailyprogress.com (434) 978-7254 First published in The Daily Progress Oct 14, 2019 University of Virginia physician Dr. Richard Santen has…