6/23/22 issue

Firas El Chaer, MD, Discusses Advances and Unmet Leukemia Needs

6/8/2022

Assistant Professor Firas El Chaer, MD, from the Division of Hematology and Oncology, comments on recent advances in acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) in this interview  at the Transplantation & Cellular…

Category: Clinical

Alan Matsumoto, MD, Elected Vice Chair of the American College of Radiology

6/15/2022

At the American College of Radiology’s annual meeting on April 24-26 in Washington, D.C., UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging Professor and Chair Dr. Alan Matsumoto was elected as vice chair…

Category: Honors & Awards

USA Today Fact-Checked Pfizer Vaccine Trial Info with Patrick Jackson, MD

6/15/2022

Assistant Professor Patrick Jackson, MD, was called upon by USA Today to review false interpretations of data from a 2021 Pfizer report. Read the article.

Category: Media Highlights

Child Health Research Center’s 34th Annual Research Day Aimed at Improving Childhood Diseases

6/15/2022

The Child Health Research Center in the Department of Pediatrics hosted the 34th Annual Research Day Symposium on May 26, 2022 at UVA Children’s Battle Building. The annual event celebrates…

Category: Research

UVA Receives Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-Being Award

6/16/2022

On behalf of UVA, Hoos Well was honored to receive the prestigious Business Group on Health Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-being Award, for its outstanding commitment to advancing…

Category: Community

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, Discussed a New Drug for Hot Flashes in National Media

6/17/2022

U.S. News, WebMD and other national media outlets featured JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, discussing a new drug for hot flashes. Dr. Pinkerton is a professor and director of the Midlife Health…

Category: Media Highlights

Urology Resident Dr. Hutchison Presented on the Economic Impact of Urologic Disease in Belize

6/17/2022

Urology research resident Dylan Hutchison, MD, presented at the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction Annual Meeting on the economic impact of urologic disease in Belize. On…

Category: Clinical

Participate in a Study on Community Engagement Health Research

6/17/2022

You are invited to participate in an anonymous iTHRIV survey to better understand how Virginians perceive community involvement in health research. What do you think about health research? We would…

Category: Research

UVA Launches $75M Neuroscience Challenge

6/17/2022

UVA will invest more than $75 million in an interdisciplinary effort to pioneer life-changing advances in neuroscience while simultaneously mapping the workings of the human brain. Jaideep Kapur, a professor…

Category: Research

Celebrating Pride Month at the School of Medicine

6/21/2022

Pride Month is celebrated each year in June to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan, which was a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States.…

Category: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion