Tag: faculty

Retirement of David Peura, MD

By Vanessa Shami, MD The Man who has touched the lives of many… AKA “The Big Kahuna” To those who know Dr David Peura only superficially, he is a renowned…

Scholar’s Day 2020

By Brian S. Uthlaut, MD COVID-19 has been a disruption to so many aspects of our life in medicine, including student and resident education. However, there is much to be…

DOM Medicine Matters Newsletter – June 2020

The June 2020 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Division of  Cardiovascular Medicine. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: Kim Kelley-Wagner at kak2cj@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Message from the Chair – June 2020

Spring is here and I hope all of you are enjoying some time outside while at the same time ensuring that you stay safe and well. This is a special…

Notable Achievements – June 2020

Congratulations to everyone! The Department of Medicine is the recipient of the Mulholland Award from the graduating School of Medicine students for the fifth year running. This award recognizes the…

Hematology/Oncology Research Faculty Profile – Laahn Foster

Why Research As one travels through this life, certain truths become self-evident. It seems natural to first focus on yourself and develop the skills required to be personally successful. Then…

Hematology/Oncology Research Faculty Profile – Mike Devitt

Why Research? Cancer care is rapidly evolving, which is really exciting for both patients and physicians. I was exposed to clinical research early on in my fellowship training. I realized…

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Faculty Profile – Cathy Bonham

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest daughter in a blue-collar working family. I left home to go to Harvard…

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Faculty Profile – Timothy Scialla

Tell us a little bit about yourself. My wife and I joined the faculty here at UVA in July of 2019. I work in the division of Pulmonary and Critical…

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Faculty Profile – John Kim

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA starting in September 2019 and came from New York City. I went to Johns Hopkins University for college and…