Category: Profiles

Endocrinology & Metabolism Faculty Profile – Gregory Hong

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I grew up in San Jose, CA, and did undergrad at UC San Diego. After college, I completed an MD/PhD at UNC-Chapel Hill…

Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellow Profile – Peggy Amoakohene

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Washington, DC while my dad was here on a diplomatic assignment. At the end of his tenure, at age…

Endocrinology & Metabolism Staff Profile – Cheri Chaney

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I am the youngest of six children. I was born in our family physician’s office in Ripley, West Virginia. There wasn’t a hospital…

Infectious Diseases Fellow Profile – Tarina Parpia

I was born and raised in Dallas, TX (I’m a Cowboys fan). I went to Vanderbilt for college and Georgetown for medical school and Med/Peds residency. I decided I wanted…

Infectious Diseases Faculty Profile – Elizabeth Rogawski

I have been at UVA since July 2015, after graduating with my PhD in epidemiology from UNC-Chapel Hill. I started as a post-doctoral fellow in the Center for Global Health.…

Infectious Diseases Staff Profile – Charlotte Lewis

I am a product of two cultures. I grew up in a bilingual household, with an American father and German mother. Growing up, it was important to my parents that…

Medicine Matters Newsletter – -November 2020

The November 2020 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

General Medicine Faculty Profile – Katie Merrill

Why Healthcare? There are so many reasons I love working in healthcare. It is such fulfilling work, and we do indeed get to make a difference in the lives of…

General Medicine Staff Profile – Cindy Peery

Why Healthcare? My sister in law persuaded me to apply for a job at UVA when there was an opening where she was working in Pediatrics. I fell in love…