6/30/22 issue

Faculty Invited to Join the MD Curriculum Committee

6/24/2022

SOM Office of Curriculum seeks clinical and research faculty to join the Curriculum Committee to fill two at-large Charlottesville campus membership slots. Faculty may self-nominate for these positions. Nominees should…

Category: Call for Nominations

Ann Kellams, MD, Featured in Vox About How the US Became So Reliant on Infant Formula

6/24/2022

Ann Kellams, MD, Pediatrics Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, was featured in a Vox article  as well as in a National Geographic article about the infant formula shortage. Dr.…

Category: Media Highlights

Linda Tomlin Celebrates 55 Years of Service

6/24/2022

Linda is the type of person who doesn’t like a lot of attention, but we want to celebrate this important milestone. She came to the University in 1966 for a…

Category: Honors & Awards

Save the Date: SOM Research Retreat February 3-4, 2023

6/25/2022

The School of Medicine will hold its next faculty research retreat from the afternoon of February 3 through February 4, 2023 at the Boar’s Head Inn Pavilion. Additional details on…

Category: Research

Cardiovascular Faculty Provide Medical Care in Dominican Republic

6/26/2022

Cardiovascular Medicine Electrophysiology faculty Dr. Pamela Mason and Dr. Rohit Malhotra, along with Electrophysiology Fellow Dr. Shiv Saxena, visited the Dominican Republic for a medical mission trip. UVA partners with…

Category: Clinical

Newly Promoted/Tenured SOM Faculty

6/26/2022

Please join us in celebrating this year's newly promoted/tenured faculty in the School of Medicine. Congratulations on their hard work and excellence which has been recognized by the Promotion and…

Category: Honors & Awards

iTHRIV Announces Two New Funding Opportunities

6/27/2022

The Pilot Translational and Clinical Studies program has $200,000 and the Community Organization & Research Institution Partnerships has $80,000 in available funding. Proposals due 08/29/2022! Pilot Translational and Clinical Studies…

Category: Research

Rachel Moon, MD, Featured Nationally Discussing Safe-Sleep Guidelines

6/27/2022

As lead author of new American Academy of Pediatrics standards, Rachel Moon, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, has been featured in hundreds of media outlets nationally, including The Washington Post and…

Category: Media Highlights

Sallie Keller, PhD, Appointed to U.S. Census Bureau

6/27/2022

Professor of Public Health Sciences Sallie Keller, PhD, was invited to join the U.S. Census Bureau in a temporary assignment as part of an Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) agreement between…

Category: Honors & Awards

Applicants Sought for Senior Associate Dean for Research

6/27/2022

The School of Medicine has opened a national search for the Senior Associate Dean for Research reporting to the Dean. As many of you know, Dr. Linda Duska has been…

Category: Research

Jochen Zimmer, PhD, Publishes in Prestigious Journal Nature

6/27/2022

Congratulations to Jochen Zimmer, PhD, Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and his lab on the publication of the structure and mechanism of…

Category: Research

UVA Medical Student Review Looking for Submissions

6/27/2022

The UVA Medical Student Review (UVAMSR) is accepting science submissions for our inaugural issue! We publish original research, reviews, commentaries, and original artwork that meet standards that can be found…

Category: Education

Revenue Cycle/Payer Contracting Integration Initiative

6/28/2022

All five UVA Health organizations (UVA Medical Center, UVA School of Medicine, UPG, UVA Community Health, and UVA Community Health Medical Group) have fully endorsed proceeding with integration of this…

Category: Clinical

University Information Regarding Supreme Court Decision

6/29/2022

Message from President Jim Ryan to the University Community on 6/24/22 Earlier today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an opinion in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson…

Category: Community