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Ewa Mandziak Chosen to Present Work at UVA’s “Public Days”

Ewa Mandziak, a graduate student working in the lab of Nephrology faculty member Sundararaman Swaminathan, has been chosen to present her work at the 3rd Annual UVA Public Days, which will take…

Medical Grand Rounds | Nicolas Intagliata, MD: “Anticoagulation in Cirrhosis –- Preventing and Treating Thrombosis”

Nicolas Intagliata, MD, is assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. He specializes in hepatology and transplant hepatology, with a research focus on the hemostatic and…

Abdel-Rahman: Vital Signs Column in Daily Progress

Emaad Abdel-Rahman, MD, recently wrote a piece for the Daily Progress's "Vital Signs" column. His article,  "Take the time to keep your kidneys healthy", appeared in the March 6, 2016, edition of…

Dawn Kidd, Division of Nephrology

Dawn grew up in Albemarle County; after living and working in other parts of Virginia, she returned to the area six years ago.  Her first position at UVA was with the Stem Cell…

DOM Education Coordinator Lisa Mackey Welcomes Tristan

Congratulations to DOM education coordinator Lisa Mackey, whose son Tristan arrived February 11 at 12:52 a.m. Tristan weighed in at 6 pounds, 10.9 ounces.

Kelly Pitts, MD, IM Resident (PGY-3)

I grew up in a small town in northern Maryland and lived there through high school. I attended Bowdoin College and fell in love with the coast of Maine (and…