4/14/22 issue

Inaugural Black Medical Alumni Weekend

4/13/2022

This past weekend, the UVA Medical Alumni Association hosted Black Medical Alumni Weekend, welcoming back 85 alumni, students and guests to Grounds for a weekend of celebration, reconnection and recognition.…

Category: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

SOM Offers Support for P and U Applications

4/13/2022

SOM Offers Support for P and U Applications in concert with the VPR Office, more resources are committed for investigators.

Category: Research

Kevin Pelphrey, PhD, Featured on CNN for Investigation into Different Kinds of Autism

4/13/2022

Kevin Pelphrey, PhD, featured on CNN for his investigation into different kinds of autism. Read more. 

Category: Research

School of Medicine Research to Appear on Cover of Cell 

4/13/2022

School of Medicine research to appear on cover of Cell. Work from the lab of Ed Egelman, PhD will be the cover article in the April 14, 2022 issue. Read…

Category: Research

Fern Hauck, MD Discusses SIDS in The Washington Post

4/13/2022

Fern Hauck, MD discusses SIDS in The Washington Post and other news outlets. Read story.     

Category: Media Highlights

Alpha Omega Alpha Welcomes New Inductees

4/13/2022

On April 3, the UVA School of Medicine Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha held a joint induction ceremony for the Class of 2022 and the Class of 2023. Alumna Nora…

Category: Honors & Awards

Faculty Senators Elected

4/13/2022

Faculty senators elected to serve through 2026 are Vanessa Gregg, Carol Manning, Agnes Swiatecka-Urban, Victor Zaydfumin and Venkat Mangunta. Read more on UVA Faculty Senate.

Category: Faculty

Junior Faculty Development Program Graduation and 2022-2023 Applications

4/13/2022

The 2021-2022 JFDP cohort final presentations and graduation was held on Wednesday, April 13. Participants listened to a talk from Dean Kibbe, presented progress on final presentations, and received graduation…

Category: Faculty

Clerkship Coordinator of the Year

4/13/2022

Each year the Office of Medical Education recognizes a Clerkship Coordinator who provides outstanding service to medical students and faculty as the students embark on the second phase of their…

Category: Education

Thisses Receive Prestigious Award

4/13/2022

Christine Thisse, PhD and her late husband, Bernard Thisse, PhD, received an award for their pioneering work using zebrafish. The Thisses are professors emeritus in the Departments of Cell Biology…

Category: Honors & Awards

Blood Drive in Honor of Rusty Beal

4/13/2022

Location: UVA Children's Battle Building (First Floor) Date: 05/04/2022 - 05/04/2022 Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Rusty was a trusted colleague and friend who supported financial and administrative functions…

Category: Community

Call for Nominations: 2022 Hoos Building Bridges Award

4/13/2022

This award recognizes University staff or team members who demonstrate leadership and build thoughtful collaborations and relationships across schools, units, and/or departments that advance our work as an institution. Currently…

Category: Calls to Action

Peter Netland, MD, PhD Featured in Glaucoma Today

4/13/2022

Peter Netland MD, PhD was featured in Glaucoma Today on how to manage a patient with a history of retinal surgery. Read more. 

Category: Media Highlights