2022 Annual Report

Transforming health and inspiring hope for all Virginians and beyond.


In the sections ahead you’ll learn more reasons for our significant standing, such as national recognitions and accomplishments like Jochen Zimmer, PhD, being named a Howard Hughes Investigator, and Tracy Downs, MD, FACS, becoming the inaugural Senior Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the School of Medicine. We’re proud that the UVA Cancer Center was awarded the prestigious NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center designation; and we’re celebrating that our beautiful new Orthopedic Center came online after 10 years of dreaming and hard work.

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Melina Kibbe, MD

Melina Kibbe, MD Dean, UVA School of Medicine James Carroll Flippin Professor of Medical Science Chief Health Affairs Officer, UVA Health

To be the nation’s leading public academic health system and best place to work, while transforming patient care, research, education and engagement with the diverse communities we serve.

Enjoy learning more about the UVA School of Medicine, through the information contained in this 2022 Annual Report. The School of Medicine is an exciting and continuously evolving environment. We look forward to sharing more of what we do with you.