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 are named to the list (listed below). This represents nearly 30% of all of our clinical faculty and is just one testament to the excellence within our community. Per the Best Doctors website: “The physicians included in the Best Doctors in America database provide the most advanced medical expertise and knowledge to patients with serious conditions – often saving lives in the process by finding the right diagnosis and right treatment.” Again, congratulations to all!

Allergy and Immunology
Larry C. Borish, MD
Thomas A. E. Platts-Mills, MD

Cardiology
Mohammad A. Abuannadi, MD
Robert W. Battle, MD
James D. Bergin, MD
Jamieson M. Bourque, MD
John M. Dent, MD
Christopher Kramer, MD
D. Scott Lim, MD
Michael Ragosta, MD
Angela M. Taylor, MD

Endocrinology
Stacey M. Anderson, MD
Eugene J. Barrett, MD
Sue A. Brown, MD
Alan Dalkin, MD
Jennifer L. Kirby, MD
Susan E. Kirk, MD
Zhenqi Liu, MD
John C. Marshall, MD
Christopher McCartney, MD
Richard Santen, MD
Mary Lee Vance, MD

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Curtis K. Argo, MD
Stephen H. Caldwell, MD
Nicolas M. Intagliata, MD
James M. Scheiman, MD

Hematology-Oncology
Christiana M. Brenin, MD
Kelly M. Davidson, MD
John Densmore, MD
Patrick Michael Dillon, MD
Michael Douvas, MD
Robert Dreicer, MD
William W. Grosh, MD
Tamila L. Kindwall-Keller, DO
Thomas P. Loughran, Jr, MD
Craig A. Portell, MD
Michael E. Williams, MD

Infectious Diseases
Gerald R. Donowitz, MD
Costi D. Sifri, MD
Brian Wispelwey, MD

Pulmonary and Critical Care
Kyle B. Enfield, MD
C. Edward Rose, MD
Yun Michael (Mike) Shim, MD
Max M. Weder, MD

General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Care
Kenneth A. Ballew, MD
Joyce B. Geilker, MD
Matthew J. Goodman, MD
Evan Heald, MD
Ira Marie Helenius, MD
Paul W. Helgerson, MD
John MacKnight, MD
Barbara Tyl Post, MD
Joel M. Schectman, MD
Timothy B. Short, MD
Benjamin Sneed, MD
Brian S. Uthlaut, MD
John D. Voss, MD
Andrew M. D. Wolf

Nephrology
Emaad Abdel-Rahman, MBBS
Rasheed A. Balogun, MD
Alden M. Doyle, MD
Kambiz Kalantari, MD
Mark D. Okusa, MD
Mitchell H. Rosner, MD

Rheumatology
Donald L. Kimpel, MD
Janet E. Lewis, MD

 


 

Congratulations to Kimberly Dowdell, MD who was presented with the UVA School of Medicine Dean’s Award for Clinical Excellence.

Congratulations to Kambiz Kalantari, MD who was awarded UVA School of Medicine Harrison Distinguished Teaching Associate Professorship in Medicine and who is the recipient of the American Society of Nephrology’s Mid-Career Award in Education.

Congratulations to Rachel Kon, MD who was presented with the UVA School of Medicine Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Congratulations to Christopher Kramer, MD who was awarded the UVA School of Medicine George A. Beller, MD/Lantheus Medical Imaging Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine.

Congratulations to Andrew Parsons, MD who was presented with the UVA School of Medicine Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Congratulations to Neeral Shah, MD who was awarded UVA School of Medicine Harrison Distinguished Teaching Associate Professorship in Medicine Education.

Congratulations to Timothy Short, MD who was presented with the UVA School of Medicine Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award.

Congratulations to Mitch Rosner, MD who was presented with the Robert G Narins Award at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2019.

Congratulations to Ryan Gentzler, MD on receiving notification that his grant application has been accepted for funding by the Lung Cancer Research Foundation (LCRF).

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