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City of Promise Visits UVA Health for Educational Workshops

On May 8th, students with City of Promise visited the UVA Medical Center for hands-on learning about anesthesia and surgery. City of Promise is an organization focused on coaching, mentoring,…

Join Us for a Celebration of Research May 14th and 15th, 2024

Please join us for a Celebration of Research on Tuesday May 14th and Wednesday May 15th. The annual event is presented by the University of Virginia Department of Anesthesiology and…

UVA Anesthesiology Hosted 2024 Southern University Department of Anesthesia Chairs Meeting

The University of Virginia (UVA) Department of Anesthesiology hosted the 2024 Southern University Department of Anesthesia Chairs Meeting on April 19-21, 2024 at Darden. There were 19 Department Chairs and…

Dr. Bob Goldstein, MD and UVA Health Hosted a Prescription Drug Take-Back Event

Congratulations to Dr. Bob Goldstein, MD and the UVA Health Team that hosted a free drive-through Prescription Drug Take-Back Event on Saturday, April 27th, 2024 at a drop-off lane outside…

Society of Critical Care Medicine 2024 Annual Meeting

Our anesthesia critical care fellows and faculty recently attended the 2024 Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress. It was a fantastic educational experience, and an opportunity for faculty and…

Resident Martin Hehir, MD Heading to US Olympic Marathon Trials

UVA Anesthesiology resident, Martin Hehir, MD, has successfully qualified for the U.S. Olympic trials in the marathon. Training for the Olympics while balancing his roles as a third-year resident and…

Keith Littlewood, MD Selected to Present the 2024 Lipscomb Student Lecture

This year’s Lipscomb Lecture will be presented by Keith E. Littlewood, MD. The lecture will be held on Tuesday, January 9th at 4:30pm at the School of Medicine. Dr. Littlewood…

Nadia Lunardi, MD, PhD Featured in Interview with the International Anesthesia Research Society

In an interview with the International Anesthesia Research Society, Dr. Nadia Lunardi reflects on her transformative journey as a researcher from her initial IARS Mentored Research Award in 2014. At…

UVA Office of Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship Presents Program at Albemarle County Public Schools

The UVA Office of Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship (OPMOS) was invited to speak at the Albemarle County Public Schools education conference, Making Connections, on November 6, 2023 at Monticello…

Surgery & Anesthesia Day Camp with The Boys & Girls Club

The UVA Housestaff Council for Diversity and Inclusion (HCDI) recently hosted the second annual "Surgery & Anesthesia Day Camp" with the Boys & Girls Club of Central Virginia. Residents and…

Welcome Dr. Erin Hennessey, MD, Vice Chair of Education

Dr. Erin Hennessey, MD, will be appointed Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Virginia beginning in early 2024. Currently Dr. Hennessey is a…

Inaugural Department Awards

During this year's State of the Department Address, Chair Dr. Peggy McNaull announced the recipients of our inaugural department awards. Congratulations to the following award recipients who demonstrate exceptional care,…

Meeting the Moment: How the Opioid Crisis has Changed the Way We Study, Evaluate, and Treat Patients

The University of Virginia (UVA) Department of Anesthesiology and Office of Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship (OPMOS) present this course, which is also sponsored by the University of Virginia School…

UVA Anesthesiology, and Office of Pain Management & Opioid Stewardship Oral Surgeon & Dentist Program

The University of Virginia (UVA) Anesthesiology Department and the Office of Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship (OPMOS) hosted a program for Charlottesville Albemarle Oral Surgeons and Dentists on Thursday May…

Celebration of Research 2023

On May 16th and 17th, the Department of Anesthesiology hosted another amazing Celebration of Research. Thank you to Dr. Zuo for organizing, and thank you to all those who attended…

Dr. Mohamed Tiouririne Leads First Annual Maternal Critical Care Conference

In April, Dr. Mohamed Tiouririne and colleague, Michelle Dawson, directed the first annual Maternal Critical Care Conference with faculty speakers from the Departments of Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, and Obstetrics and…

UVA Women in Anesthesiology Hosts Fertility for Female Physicians Event

The UVA Women in Anesthesiology group hosted a successful Fertility for Female Physicians Event and Panel with guest speaker, reproductive endocrinologist Dr. Linnea Goodman on May 9th. The event was…

Lynn Kohan, MD Awarded the Presidential Scholar Award from American Society of Regional Anesthesia

Anesthesiologist Lynn R. Kohan, MD was awarded the Presidential Scholar Award from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia. Dr. Kohan is the Medical Director of the Pain Management Center, as…

UVA Anesthesiologists help lead UVA’s Women In Medicine Workshop

A UVA Women Leadership Development Seminar (WLDS) was held on November 1, 2022 focusing on the topic of private vs. academic practice. Co-chairs of the event include Kamilla Esfaani, MD,…

D. Aric Elmer Honored for Teaching Excellence

 Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching Congratulations to Dr. Aric Elmer for being honored by the University of Virginia (UVA) School of Medicine for his excellence in teaching.  He was…