William Petri, MD, PhD, Discusses COVID-19 Connection to Neanderthals chromosome 3 and Monkeypox in Daily Progress Article


William A. Petri, MD, PhD discusses COVID-19 questions about individual susceptibility to COVID and the connection to genetic differences in chromosome 3 which comes in part from Neanderthals. He also…

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, Featured Nationally in HealthDay Interview


OB/GYN Professor JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, received national attention after an interview with HealthDay, a leading producer of health news for consumers and physicians. Dr. Pinkerton offered commentary on a recent…

Understanding and Fostering College-Age Students’ Mental Well-Being: Strategies for Faculty, Staff & Parents


Join us for this reward-eligible webinar, which is part of the monthly series of emotional well-being webinars offered by FEAP and Hoos Well, UVA's award-winning employee well-being program. Learn more

Date: Aug 9, 2022 - Aug 9, 2022

Start Time: 3:30 pm

End Time: 4:30 pm

2022 White Coat Ceremony


We look forward to welcoming the Class of 2026 at the 2022 White Coat Ceremony, endowed by the Class of 1965. This is a ticketed event and registration is required.…

Date: Aug 12, 2022 - Aug 12, 2022

Start Time: 4:00 pm

End Time: 5:30 pm

RAMP UP UVA Request for Mentee Applications


The integrated Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia (iTHRIV), the School of Medicine Office of Grants and Contracts, and the Office of Sponsored Programs at UVA are pleased to announce…

Thoracic Surgery Earns Highest Honors for Lobectomy for Lung Cancer From The Society of Thoracic Surgeons


The University of Virginia's Division of Thoracic Surgery earned a three-star rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons for Lobectomy for Lung Cancer. Only the top 5% or so of…

School of Medicine Faculty Contribute to AAMC Special Report


School of Medicine faculty Margaret L. Plews-Ogan, MD, Susan M. Pollart, MD, Anneke T. Schroen, MD, MPH, Gregory Townsend, MD and UVA Human Resources consultant Carol Caesar contributed to the…

Christopher Holstege, MD, Elected Member of Board of Directors for American Association of Poison Control Centers


Christopher P. Holstege, MD, a professor of emergency medicine and pediatrics and director of Blue Ridge Poison Center, was elected a member of the board of directors for the American…