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1st Place Resident Scholar Abstract Award – Dr. Alexander Skojec

Congratulations to Alexander Skojec, UVA CA2 resident, for receiving the 1st place FAER (Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research) Resident Scholar Abstract Award at the 2019 ASA annual Conference in…

Dean’s Master Clinician Award – Dr. Terrance Yemen

Terrance A Yemen, MD receives the 2019 Dean’s Master Clinician Award This award honors up to two UVA faculty physicians per year with the reputation of being the "doctors' doctor,"…

Dean’s Master Educator Award – Dr. Stephen Collins

Stephen R. Collins, MD, MSc receives the 2019 Dean’s Master Educator Award This award recognizes individuals who have provided major contributions to Graduate Medical Education at UVA. As an exceptional…

Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award – Dr. Peter Amato

  Peter A. Amato, MD receives the 2019 Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching This award honors faculty who excel in teaching students, including medical students, biomedical sciences (BIMS) PhD candidates…

Resident of the Month – Dr. Dominic Jose

The Resident of the month for November 2019 is Dominic Jose, CA1, resident Dominic was nominated from various sources, essentially all stating he is an overall fantastic team player. Here are…

Global Health-News

Dr. Lynda Wells is currently in Kigali, Rwanda for three weeks teaching a standards of anesthesia program with Dr. Jim Merchun, CA3 resident. Dr.George Politis and Dr. Christopher Racine, CA3…

Operation Smile, Nicaragua, 2017

Dr. George Politis, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Dr. Chris Spencer, CA2 resident traveled to Nicaragua with Operation Smile as part of the Anesthesia care team on a medical mission…

Midwest Spine Foundation, Laos, 2018

Dr. Tom Pajewski, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology & Neurological Surgery and Dr. Pablo Kollimar, Chief Resident spent two weeks in Vientiane, Laos at the Mittaphab Hospital with Midwest Spine Institute as…

Canadian Anesthesiology Society International Education Foundation (CASIEF), Kilgal, Rwanda, 2017

Dr. Mohamed Tiouririne,  Dr. Lynda Wells and residents Dr. Jacob Bray and Dr. Russ Davenport spent a month in Rwanda teaching as part of the ongoing program sponsored by the Canadian…