Category: Faculty Announcements

Welcome Dr. Chris Spencer and Dr. Matt Thames

Welcome (back) to Dr. Christopher D. Spencer and Dr. Matt R. Thames who both joined the department as Assistant Professors on July 1, 2020. Dr. Spencer recently completed a Cardiothoracic…

Professor Lynch retires

Carl Lynch, III, came to UVA in 1978 for an internship and residency. He joined the department in 1981 as an assistant professor. He was in the UVA Anesthesiology Department…

Associate Professor Jaeger retires

Dr. Jaeger retires June 12, 2020. Dr. Jaeger was a dedicated, respected and valued member of the UVA Department of Anesthesiology for over 31 years. He received many awards including…

Welcome Dr. Samantha Vizzini and Dr. Neil Hanson

Welcome  to Dr. Samantha J. Vizzini and Dr. Neil A. Hanson who both joined the department on June 1, 2020. Dr. Vizzini recently worked at the Medical University of South…

2019 Recipient of the Master Clinician Award

Congratulations to Dr. Terrance Yemen for receiving the 2019 Master Clinician Award. This award honors up to two UVA faculty physicians per year with the reputation of being the “doctors’ doctor,” the faculty…

2019 Recipient of the Dean’s Master Educator Award

Congratulations to Dr. Stephen R. Collins for receiving 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 teacher, it…

2019 Recipient of the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Congratulations to Dr. Peter A. Amato for receiving 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 candidtes or MPH…

Cosmo A. DiFazio Professor of Anesthesiology Announced

Congratulations to Dr. Randall S. Blank who was named the Cosmo A. DiFazio Professor of Anesthesiology on July 25, 2019.

Carl Lynch III Professor of Anesthesiology Announced

Congratulations to Dr. Jacob Raphael who was named the Carl Lynch III Professor of Anesthesiology on July 25, 2019.

2019 recipients of the Faculty Teaching Award

Congratulations to Dr. Amanda M. Kleiman and Dr. D. Aric Elmer, 2019 recipients of the Faculty Teaching Award for excellence and dedication to Resident Teaching.