Tag: GENERAL MEDICINE

Notable Achievements – March 2020

Congratulations to the faculty below who have been awarded the 2020 School of Medicine Medical Education Fellowships (total of $100,000) for their innovative proposals! We had a strong pool of…

Get Involved! DOM’s Own March Madness Race to Support the Charlottesville Free Clinic

With March Madness on the way, please click on the below link to find out more about the 1st annual UVA Department of Medicine March Madness Fundraiser to support the…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – December 2019

The December 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features an end-of-year message from each Division. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: Kim Kelley-Wagner at kak2cj@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Message From Dr Mohan Nadkarni – Division Chief, General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine

The Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and hospital medicine houses a dynamic group of 83 impressive faculty dedicated to excellence in Patient Care, Education, and Research. The Division is the…

Hospital Medicine Faculty Profile – Joseph Hall

Why healthcare? I initially became involved in healthcare as an Occupational Therapist, out of a desire to help people in a tangible way to achieve more independence and normalcy in…

Hospital Medicine Faculty Profile – Alex Millard

Why Healthcare? It’s a pretty typical story; like most, I liked the intersection of applying science in a way that directly helps people. What brought you to Charlottesville? I came…

Hospital Medicine Faculty Profile – Charles Magee

Why Healthcare? Discovering the secrets of the body and using this knowledge to heal the patient invokes a certain mysticism and personal connection that is rarely found in our world…

Hospital Medicine Research Update – November 2019

An essential duty of a hospital medicine provider is to pick up the earliest signs of clinical deterioration. This is crucial because delays in initiation of therapy often have disastrous…

Hospital Medicine Clinical Update – November 2019

HOME TEAM PROGRAM UPDATE Nationally, an extremely small number of patients (1%) account for a disproportionate burden of healthcare costs (22%). These patients are what are referred to as high…

Hospital Medicine Faculty Profile – Andrew Parsons

Why Healthcare? It is a mix of so many things that are important to me: helping individuals that need it most, public health, basic science, and social justice. What brought…