Tag: Research

General, Geriatric, Palliative Medicine Clinical Highlight – COMBATTING INFECTIONS IN THE ELDERLY

Laurie Archbald-Pannone, MD Over the past 15 years, Dr Laurie Archbald has been involved in infectious disease research to address the infections that affect the geriatric population. With a fellowship…

General, Geriatric, Palliative Medicine Clinical Highlight – ECONSULTS

By Kim Dowdell, MD eConsults are an asynchronous consult exchange within the electronic medical record between care providers. In many ways, it is the formalization and digitalization of the curbside…

DOM Updates and Notes – October 2019

Awards, Publications, and New Faces A division-wide welcome to John Kim, MD who is a new provider in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. You may read more about Dr Kim…

General, Geriatric, Palliative Medicine Education Highlight – PATIENT STUDENT PARTNERSHIP

By Rachel Kon To expose medical students to longitudinal care of chronic illness patients and have a context to mentor students’ professional identity formation, the UVA School of Medicine launched…

General, Geriatric, Palliative Medicine Clinical Highlight – SPORTS MEDICINE

By John MacKnight, MD When I began my faculty career here at the university in 1996, I could not have dreamed that my professional life would evolve into the dream…

Message from Mohan Nadkarni, MD – Division Chief, General, Geriatric, and Palliative Medicine

It is my pleasure to highlight the work of the Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and Hospital Medicine (GMGPH) and the excellent, varied work of our 85 Faculty, six NPs,…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – October 2019

The October 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Division of General, Geriatric, and Palliative Medicine. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: kak2cj@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu *Correction: In…

The Latest in Nephrology Research Interests

Rahul Sharma, MS, PhD, Associate Professor The long-term goal of Dr Sharma’s research is to identify and produce novel therapeutic agents that have the potential of translation from bench to…

New Research Laboratory Space Planned for the Division of Nephrology

The Division of Nephrology/CIIR will inaugurate a new research laboratory in early 2020. 9,000 square feet of modern laboratory research space in Pinn Hall is being renovated to accommodate the…

Message from the Chair – September 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter

Welcome back from summer! As the new academic year gets going in full swing, this month’s Medicine Matters highlights the Division of Nephrology. Of course, I must admit a certain…