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Telemedicine Collaboration

Valvular heart diseases related to rheumatic fever is common in sub-Sahara Africa and especially Zambia, a country located in southern Africa. Because of the general lack of local cardiovascular expertise…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Clinical Updates – May 2020

Food allergy We are establishing an extensive network for the diagnosis and management of food allergies including protocols for advanced diagnostic testing and challenges. Patients are also invited as appropriate…

2019–2020 Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Highlights

2019 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting Fellow Poster Presentations: Our fellowship was well represented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) conference held in December…

Message From the Chair – April 2020

It is hard to believe that spring is here and we are facing challenges that none of us probably ever imagined. As I have communicated, I am confident in our…

Hematology/Oncology Updates – April 2020

Recent Hematology/Oncology Division Faculty on National & International Committees & Boards Dr. Kelly Davidson – Member, American Board of Internal Medicine Hematology Exam Committee Dr. Laahn Foster – Member, ASH…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – April 2020

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

Letter from the Hematology/Oncology Program Director: Dr Richard Hall

Hematology/Oncology continues to be a rapidly evolving field of internal medicine. This evolution is seen by our fellows throughout their clinical training – in many cases, therapies that we provide…

Anne Shipe, Cardiology Fellowship Coordinator Retiring

Anne Shipe, Cardiology Fellowship Coordinator, will be retiring effective Sunday, March 29th. Anne has worked tirelessly for the University for over 42 years. Her entire tenure has been with the…

April 2020 Updates and Notes

Congratulations and a big thank you to all those who participated in the first annual 6 Minute March Madness Walk to benefit the Charlottesville Free Clinic, both walkers and wagers!…

Message from the Chair – March 2020

March Madness indeed! One look inside this edition of Medicine Matters will convince you that you need not watch basketball this March and instead concentrate on all of the activity…