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Tajie Harris, PhD, Featured in The New York Times and Time Discussing Brain Parasites

5/21/2024

Tajie Harris, PhD, was recently featured in The New York Times and Time discussing the effects of parasites on the human brain. Surprisingly, brain parasites don’t always cause serious issues,…

New Health Blueprint Maps Healthier Future for Southwest Virginia

5/21/2024

A sweeping new 2023-2024 Blueprint for Health Improvement and Health-Enabled Prosperity highlights the grave health challenges that grip the Southwest Virginia rural region, but also proposes solutions to help residents…

Faculty Engage in AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar

5/21/2024

Recently, five UVA School of Medicine faculty members were selected to participate in the February 2024 AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar: Chelsea Braun, PhD, Ashley Garneau, MD,…

UVA Health University Medical Center’s Battle Building Earns National Sustainability Award

5/21/2024

For its efforts to reduce waste and find innovative sustainability solutions, UVA Health University Medical Center’s Battle Building has earned the 2024 Greening the OR Recognition Award from Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization for…

Fern Hauck, MD, Receives 2024 American Academy of Family Physicians Public Health Award

5/21/2024

The Board of Directors of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has chosen Fern Hauck, MD, as the recipient of the 2024 AAFP Public Health Award. This accolade was…

Housestaff Council for Diversity and Inclusion and JEDI Committee Host City of Promise

5/21/2024

On May 8, 12 sixth-grade students from City of Promise visited UVA Health for a day of hands-on learning and career exploration. City of Promise is a Charlottesville organization committed…

School of Medicine Public Health Sciences Confers 59 Degrees

5/21/2024

The School of Medicine congratulates the 59 Department of Public Health Sciences students who were awarded Master's degrees in Public Health or Clinical Research in the 2023-24 academic year. Many…

Congratulations to 39 School of Medicine PhD Graduates!

5/21/2024

The School of Medicine is thrilled to congratulate 39 Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (BIMS) students who were conferred Doctor of Philosophy degrees in the 2023-24 academic year. We celebrated these…