Tag: ID

MGR | Sarah Henn, MD, MPH – Gender Affirming Care: Understanding and Supporting the Transgender Community

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Time: 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM Location: Pinn Hall auditorium 1-5 Cost: Free Sarah L. Henn, MD, MPH, is Senior Director of Health Care Operations and…

Division News: Publications, Awards, Honors

Cardiovascular Medicine Recent grants and awards to Cardiovascular Medicine faculty: Jamieson Bourque, MD: NIH K award symposium April 12, 2017 Ken Bilchick, MD: Awarded an R03 and an $800k foundation…

It Takes a Village: Finding Community Strategies to Combat the Opioid Crisis

Reprinted from UVAToday, 9/22/17, by Katie McNally ** America’s sweeping opioid crisis has reached epidemic proportions in recent years, dominating national conversations on health care policy and politics. Expanding levels…

Annex and Houpt Honored With Election to Association of American Physicians

On Saturday, April 22, at the annual meeting of the Association of American Physicians in Chicago, DOM's Brian Annex, MD (chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine) and Eric Houpt, MD (DOM's vice chair…

ID & Biodefense Research Day 2017

(Scroll down for slideshow.) ID & Biodefense Research Day 2017 was held on Monday, March 13th at Pinn Hall Conference Center. Organized by the Division of Infectious Diseases & International Health and…

ID News: Mathers “On a Roll”; Chief Bill Petri Appointed to Head WHO Polio Research Committee

Amy Mathers is "On a Roll"... Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology Amy Mathers gave a presentation on “Leveraging clinical microbiology results in the management of resistant gram-negative infections” at the…

Celebrating Jerry Donowitz’s Tenure As Internal Medicine Residency Program Director

Jerry Donowitz, MD, has run UVA's internal medicine residency program since 2000, and over that time has made profound and lasting contributions to its quality and reputation. As he prepares…

What are the chances?

Rheumatology chief Janet Lewis, Nephrology chief Mark Okusa, and ID chief Bill Petri all ran the Charlottesville Ten Miler on Saturday, March 18. And here's the kicker: Dr. Okusa and Dr. Petri finished the…

Medicine Grand Rounds | W. Michael Scheld, MD: “Ticks, Lice and Mites, and the Diseases They Transmit”

Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Location: Pinn Hall Auditorium, 1-5 Mike Scheld, MD, is professor of medicine in the UVA Division of Infectious Diseases and International…

Medicine Grand Rounds | Amy Mathers, MD — “Evolution, Transmission and Treatment of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: What a Decade of Tracking A Carbapenemase Gene Has Taught Us”

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Location: Pinn Hall Auditorium, 1-5 Amy Mathers, MD, is associate professor of medicine in the UVA Division of Infectious Diseases and…