Tag: Hematology

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – September 2019

The September 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Department of Nephrology/CIIR. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: kak2cj@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Notable Achievements – July 2019

Congratulations to Dr Kambiz Kalantari who is one of two winners of the 2019 American Society of Nephrology’s (ASN) Mid-Career Distinguished Educator Award. This award honors individuals who have made…

The NASA Twins Study

Dr Francine Garrett-Bakelman (a.k.a. Fran), a physician scientist in the Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, was one of the first co-authors on a Science paper published on…

Stem Cell Transplant Team Initiates Photopheresis at UVA

Photopheresis is a modified apheresis procedure where lymphocytes in the buffy coat are treated with a photosensitizer, called methoxypsoralen, and exposed to ultraviolet light. Methoxypsoralen when exposed to ultraviolet light…

2019 Department of Medicine Excellence Awards

Each spring, the UVA Department of Medicine recognizes outstanding contributions from DOM faculty and staff members with awards in a variety of categories. Congratulations to all of this year’s winners!…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – June 2019

The June 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: RDOMWebNewsletter@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY STAFF PROFILE – Jodi Leake

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVa for 13 years. I started out as a temp in Hematology/Oncology, and became fulltime 8 months later. I am…

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY FELLOW PROFILE – Krista Isaac

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for about 9 months, after completing my medical school and residency training in Philadelphia. I currently live in Charlottesville…

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY CLINICAL FACULTY PROFILE – Matthew Reilley

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for nearly 2 years since completing fellowship in medical oncology and hematology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston,…