7/14/22 issue

Taison Bell, MD, Named to Editorial Board

7/7/2022

Assistant Professor Taison Bell, MD, began on July 1 as associate editor for the journal of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, Clinical Infectious Diseases. Learn more about the appointment.

Category: Honors & Awards

iTHRIV Launches the Research Administration Mentoring Program and University Partnership (RAMP UP)

7/11/2022

iTHRIV, in partnership with the School of Medicine Office of Grants and Contracts and the Office of Sponsored Programs at UVA, has developed a new mentoring program for research administrators.…

Category: Research

Kayla Calvo (iTHRIV) and Diane Farineau (GME) Honored with Hoos Building Bridges Awards

7/11/2022

iTHRIV Business Administrator Kayla Calvo and Office of Graduate Medical Education Director Diane Farineau received Hoos Building Bridges Awards, which celebrate cross-disciplinary partnerships and projects among UVA employees, and honor…

Category: Honors & Awards

Sanja Arandjelovic, PhD, Received Award from Arthritis National Research Foundation

7/11/2022

Sanja Arandjelovic, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Division of Nephrology-CIIR received the Gale “Morrie” Granger Fellowship Award from the Arthritis National Research Foundation. Dr.  Arandjelovic's project is entitled “Removal of…

Category: Honors & Awards

Nephrologist Karen Warburton, MD, Recognized as Distinguished Mentor

7/11/2022

Karen M. Warburton, MD, FASN, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology received a Distinguished Mentor Award from the American Society of Nephrology for the year 2022. This award recognizes…

Category: Honors & Awards

James Zimring, MD, PhD, Talks About His Book, Partial Truths, in Podcast

7/11/2022

Pathologist James Zimring's new book, Partial Truths: How Fractions Distort Our Thinking, was the subject of an interview in the Utterly Moderate podcast. This was picked up by media outlets…

Category: Media Highlights

Anesthesiologist Matthew Meyer, MD, Discusses Health Concerns Around Power Plants

7/11/2022

In Scientific American, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Matthew J. Meyer argues that doctors must get more involved in the public health crises that climate change will bring. This was in…

Category: Clinical

Daniel Lee, MD, Publishes Groundbreaking Research on Brain Tumors

7/11/2022

Pediatrics Assistant Professor Daniel W. Lee, MD, and his research lab members Dustin A. Cobb, Jacopo de Rossi, Lixia Liu, and Erin An, published an article in the Journal of…

Category: Research

Assistant Dean for Student and Housestaff Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

7/12/2022

We are accepting applications for a new leadership role. The position of Assistant Dean for Student and Housestaff Diversity, Equity & Inclusion offers a great opportunity to join the School…

Category: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Fern Hauck, MD, Featured Nationally on Radio

7/12/2022

Professor Fern Hauck, MD, was interviewed by Radio Health Journal to dispel recent media headlines that gave false hope to SIDS families. Listen to the interview.

Category: Media Highlights

Bill Petri, MD, and Christopher Kramer, MD Fact-Checked a USA Today Article

7/12/2022

Infectious Diseases specialist Dr. Bill Petri and Cardiologist Dr. Christopher Kramer were called upon by USA Today to debunk a link between COVID vaccines and a heart condition. Read the…

Category: Media Highlights

Proposals Sought for Presentations at Virginia Military and Student Veteran Education Summit

7/12/2022

This year’s Virginia Military and Student Veteran Education Summit will be held on September 22, 2022. The event will be a free one-day in-person conference at the College of William…

Category: Call for Nominations

USN&WR Ranking Clarification

7/13/2022

I would like to take this opportunity to clarify an article that was published in the Richmond-Times Dispatch on July 11, 2022, and subsequently picked up by other media, regarding…

Category: Dean's Message