MGR | P. Preston Reynolds, MD, PhD – 30th Anniversary of the Banning of Landmines

Preston Reynolds, MD, PhD is Professor of Medicine in the UVA Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine. Her research interests include medical professionalism and ethics, the history of racial integration in American medicine, and the history of African Americans in, and contributions to, the health professionals. Read more...

MGR | Karen M. Warburton, MD – Remediation in Medical Education

Dr. Karen Warburton is Associate Professor of Medicine in the UVA Division of Nephrology. She specializes in kidney and pancreas transplantation, including living donor kidney transplant. In addition to her clinical role, Dr. Read more...

MGR | Kenneth Adler, PhD – Cell Biology & Airway Disease

Kenneth Adler, PhD, is one of the world’s foremost researchers in the field of airway disease and a top-ranked biomedical scientist. His lab focuses on elucidating pathogenic mechanisms associated with inflammation in the respiratory airways, as seen in asthma, cystic fibrosis and chronic bronchitis. Read more...

MGR | Sarah Henn, MD, MPH – On Transgender Health

Sarah L. Henn, MD, MPH, is Senior Director of Health Care Operations and Medical Services at Whitman Walker Health in Washington, DC. She has overseen numerous clinical trial activities as a co-investigator and was principal investigator for the Project AWARE study, a multisite collaboration with 14 STD clinics in the United States, Columbia University, and the University of Miami. Read more...

MGR | David A. Acosta, MD – Becoming an Equity-Minded Academic Health Center through Inclusion Excellence: The Next Generation of Work for Academic Medicine

David A. Acosta, MD, is the chief diversity and inclusion officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges. In that role he provides strategic vision and leadership for the AAMC’s diversity and inclusion activities across the medical education community, and leads the association’s Diversity Policy and Programs unit. Read more...

MGR | Tara N. Palmore, MD – An Inside Job: Waterborne Infections Among Immuno-Compromised Patients

Tara N. Palmore, MD, Hospital Epidemiologist, NIH Clinical Center

Tara N. Palmore, MD, is a hospital epidemiologist and senior staff member at the National Institute of Health Clinical Center, the NIH’s flagship research hospital. Read more...

MGR | Cardio-Renal Syndrome and Diuretic Resistance: Mechanism and Clinical Implications

Jeffrey M. Testani, MD, MTR, is an assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Yale University, with specialized training in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology. Dr. Read more...

MGR | James Nataro, MD – E. coli in the GI Tract: Your Friend or Your Enemy?

James P. Nataro, MD, PhD, MBA, is chair of the UVA Department of Pediatrics and holds the Benjamin Armistead Shepherd chair in pediatric medicine. He also serves as physician-in-chief for UVA Children’s Hospital, with a clinical focus on general pediatrics, and additional expertise in pediatric infectious diseases. Read more...

MGR & Atuk Lecture in Nephrology | P. Darwin Bell, PhD – The Importance of Modifiers of Polycystic Kidney Disease Progression

Darwin Bell, PhD

Phillip Darwin Bell, PhD, is a professor emeritus in the Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, at University of Alabama at Birmingham. At UAB, his was the first to hold the Thomas E. Read more...

MGR | B. Cameron Webb, MD, JD – Determining the Determinants: An Update on Risk Factors in America’s Opioid Crisis

B. Cameron Webb, MD, JD, recently joined the UVA faculty as an assistant professor of medicine in the Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine. Dr. Webb is UVA alumni, having completed a B.A. Read more...