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Message from the Chair – May 2021

I hope that everyone is doing well and enjoying the wonderful spring weather. It is fitting that we focus on the Division of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology this month since…

May 2021 Message from the Chief – Division of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology

The May installment of the DoM Medicine Matters newsletter marks the first during my tenure as Chief of the Division of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology. I want to take the…

Hematology/Oncology Research and Clinical Updates – March 2021

Message from Medical Oncology Section Head, Dr Robert Dreicer The past academic year has seen some notable accomplishments. The late fall saw the opening of the new UVA Breast Care…

Cardiovascular Medicine Valve Program Medical Directors Announced

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is pleased to announce that Dr Nishtha Sodhi and Dr Kenan Yount will assume shared medical director duties for the Valve Program. This medicine, surgery,…

Endocrinology & Metabolism Faculty Profile – Gregory Hong

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I grew up in San Jose, CA, and did undergrad at UC San Diego. After college, I completed an MD/PhD at UNC-Chapel Hill…

Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellow Profile – Peggy Amoakohene

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Washington, DC while my dad was here on a diplomatic assignment. At the end of his tenure, at age…

Please welcome Dr. Nelson to the Department of Medicine

By Mitchell H. Rosner, MD MACP Henry B. Mulholland Professor of Medicine Chair, Department of Medicine Dear Colleagues I would like to formally announce the hiring of Dr. Michael Nelson…

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHT: FOUNDATIONS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE (FCM) DURING COVID-19

By Andrew Parsons, MD Launched in 2018 by UVA School of Medicine, the Foundations of Clinical Medicine (FCM) program is a novel (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32804347) 4-year long curriculum focused on clinical skill…

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHT: ACUTE CARE/INTERNAL MEDICINE INTERNSHIP READINESS COURSE

By Amber Inofuentes, MD Since 2017, Dr. Amber Inofuentes has served as the Co-director for the Acute Care/Internal Medicine section of the Internship Readiness Program for the School of Medicine…

Medicine Matters Newsletter – -November 2020

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