Tag: Education

UVA Group Participates in Mid-Atlantic Young Investigator Forum

The Mid-Atlantic Young Investigator Forum, co-directed by Drs Sundar Swaminathan and Michael Choi was held in Baltimore from April 15-16. Medical students, PhD scientists, and clinical fellows from institutions across…

WELCOME 2019 INTERNS!

We are delighted to share this year’s match as we prepare for the intern class of 2019! We are blessed to have another outstand group coming from a diversity of…

MESSAGE FROM DR. RICHARD D. HALL – Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Director

It is a great honor to facilitate the training of future hematology/oncology physicians at the University of Virginia. We have an outstanding and vibrant fellowship program in part because our…

DoM Residents Awarded Humanism & Excellence in Teaching Award

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation recently awarded its Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, two DoM residents were umong the honored recipiants. This award recognizes outstanding humanistic teaching residents as…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – March 2019

PLEASE CLICK ON IMAGE TO OPEN FULL ISSUE OF THE MARCH NEWSLETTER We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: RDOMWebNewsletter@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

New Guidelines for High Blood Pressure From AHA/ACC Will Effect Millions In U.S.

UVA's Robert Carey, MD, Served as Vice Chair of Guidelines Committee |  The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology recently released revised national guidelines for hypertension that are…

John Odackal, MD, PGY-2

I grew up in a small suburban town near Hartford, Connecticut. I completed my undergraduate degree in biology at the University of Chicago and a Masters in Teaching at New…

Education Coordinator Cheryl Etelvari Is Awarded TAGME Certification

Cheryl Etelvari, who serves as coordinator for the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine's fellowship program, recently completed requirements for certification by the Training Administrators of Graduate Medical Education organization. To win…

GI Fellow Javelle Wynter, MD

I am originally from Westchester, NY, but few people can guess by my (presumably) well-hidden accent that I actually grew up on a small island in the Caribbean, St. Maarten. I moved back to…

Scott and Emily Cornella Welcome Baby Emmett

Scott and Emily Cornella recently announced the birth of a baby boy, Emmett. Scott was one of the chief residents during the 2015-16 academic year, and is currently a second-year…