Residency Match Day 2024


We look forward to celebrating with SMD’24 on Match Day! This event will include special presentations in celebration of this milestone moment. Can’t join us in person? View the Livestream of…

Date: Mar 15, 2024 - Mar 15, 2024

Start Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Women’s History Month, Student Stories: A Panel Discussion


SOM Student Stories series offers an opportunity for exceptional student leaders to share more about their educational journeys, future aspirations, and experiences they’ve had navigating their way into medical and…

Date: Mar 7, 2024 - Mar 7, 2024

Start Time: 7:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

UVA Cancer Center Backs Five Community Projects to Reduce Cancer-Related Disparities


Five community groups are the recipients of the University of Virginia Cancer Center’s latest round of Comprehensive Community Grants, which will help improve screening, education, access to care and improving…

COWIMS Leadership Development Travel Award for AAMC Early-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar Accepting Applications


The Committee on Women in Medicine and Science (COWIMS) is thrilled to offer a Leadership Development Travel Award, in the amount of $1,000, for up to three women faculty who…

The Cleopatra Project Named Virginia Master Naturalists Most Impactful Project of the Year


Virginia Master Naturalists (VMN) has named The Cleopatra Project — a collaboration among VMN, UVA School of Medicine, and the UVA Health’s Blue Ridge Poison Center — as the Most…

Brian Brenner, MD, Named American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Chief Resident/Fellow of the Year


Brian Brenner, MD, has been named 2024 Resident/Fellow of the Year by the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA). The award recognizes Dr. Brenner's significant contributions to…

Medical and Doctoral Students Engage in Storytelling Event in Honor of Black History Month


On February 21, the School of Medicine’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UVA Health’s Office of Diversity and Community Engagement co-sponsored a storytelling event in honor of Black…

Tracy Downs, MD, Discusses Black History Month’s Theme of Racial Healing


Tracy M. Downs, MD, FACS, has served as UVA School of Medicine's Senior Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UVA Health’s inaugural Chief Diversity and Community Engagement Officer…