Tag: profile

Retirement of David Peura, MD

By Vanessa Shami, MD The Man who has touched the lives of many… AKA “The Big Kahuna” To those who know Dr David Peura only superficially, he is a renowned…

Message from the Chair – July 2020

I hope everyone is well and holding up during these difficult times. It is times like these when we have to act as a community and support one another. What…

DOM Medicine Matters Newsletter – July 2020

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

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Fellow Profile – Alice Knoedler

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I have been at UVA for 9 months now after completing my Internal Medicine Residency at Georgetown University. I am originally from Minnesota.…

Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Staff Profile – Darlo Low, RN

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I have worked at UVAHS for 35 years. I started off working in adult, then pediatric rehab. I took 3 years off while…

Hematology/Oncology Research Faculty Profile – Laahn Foster

Why Research As one travels through this life, certain truths become self-evident. It seems natural to first focus on yourself and develop the skills required to be personally successful. Then…

Hematology/Oncology Research Faculty Profile – Mike Devitt

Why Research? Cancer care is rapidly evolving, which is really exciting for both patients and physicians. I was exposed to clinical research early on in my fellowship training. I realized…

Hematology/Oncology Fellow Profile – Lindsey Shantzer

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born and raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. After finishing college and medical school in Pennsylvania, I moved to North Carolina for…

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Faculty Profile – Cathy Bonham

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest daughter in a blue-collar working family. I left home to go to Harvard…

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellow Profile – Talal Kaiser

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for six months now after completing my Internal Medicine Residency and Chief Residency year at the University of Connecticut.…