Category: Faculty Profiles

ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT PROFILES – FACULTY PROFILE – Monica Ghei Lawrence

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Colorado but grew up in Northern Virginia. I attended Duke University as an undergraduate (Go Blue Devils!! Sorry Wahoos…

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY CLINICAL FACULTY PROFILE – Matthew Reilley

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for nearly 2 years since completing fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston,…

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY RESEARCH FACULTY PROFILE – Francine Garrett-Bakelman

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for two years, after completing post graduate clinical and scientific training at Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY. I…

Pulmonary Faculty Profile – Shwu-Fan Ma

Why research? I started working on translational research after I obtained my Master degree in Plant Physiology in 1988. I loved this field because the results and findings from my…

Pulmonary Faculty Profile – Andrew Mihalek

Tell us a little bit about yourself. Though I was born in Morgantown, WV, I moved to California when I was 2 years old. I grew up in Northern California…

FACULTY PROFILE – SILAS CULVER

Tell us a little about yourself. I’ve been at UVA since 2011 when I came for my internal medicine residency. After finishing residency, I stayed at UVA to undertake a…

FACULTY PROFILE – John Hogan

I graduated from the UVA College of Arts and Sciences in 2007, completed a year of infectious disease research in 2008, and finally graduated from the UVA School of Medicine…

Diane Snustad, MD, Retires After Distinguished Career in Geriatric Medicine

This June, Dr. Diane Snustad retired as the Claude Moore Associate Professor of Medicine in DOM's Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine, and was awarded emeritus status by the…

Endocrinology’s Jennifer Kirby, MD, PhD

I was born in Las Cruces, New Mexico, but moved to suburban Maryland when I was five. I am an only child, so a lot of our family life revolved…

Nephrology Faculty Member Amandeep Bajwa, PhD

I was born in India and grew up in Woodbridge, Virginia. After finishing my graduate studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, I had a year-long layover for a fellowship at the…