Department of Medicine

Our department is made up of more than 290 faculty members, 100 residents-in-training, 89 clinical and postdoctoral fellows, and approximately 270 staff employees.

The department strives to provide excellent patient care, educate the next generation of clinicians and healthcare leaders, and promote cutting-edge biomedical research.



Statement from Chair and Mission & Values

UVA strives to provide compassionate patient care of the highest quality, and translate new knowledge into meaningful improvements in healthcare outcomes.

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Congratulations SMD19, on a Successful Match Day!

On Friday, March 15, the UVA School of Medicine’s Class of 2019 learned where they will continue their training as residents at hospitals across the country, including UVA Medical Center.
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The Department of Medicine Winner Mulholland Award

The Department of Medicine again selected by UVA medical students as the winner of the Mulholland Award.
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Education: The Carey-Marshall-Thorner Research and Scholars Day 2019

The annual Carey-Marshall-Thorner Research and Scholars Day provides an occasion to learn about the research that our residents and fellows are conducting as a vital part of their educational experience.
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DEDICATION CEREMONY FOR PIDD CLINICS HELDThe Division of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology held the dedication ceremony for the new Adult and Pediatric Primary Immunodeficiency Disease Clinics (PIDD). Drs. Monica Lawrence…

DIVISION SPOTLIGHT – ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY – Message From Dr. Thomas Platts-Mills – Division Chief, Allergy & Immunology

One of the dominant themes of Medicine in the last 50 years has been change. This includes both change created by technical advances and changes in disease that in most…

DoM Medicine Matters Newsletter – May 2019

  The May 2019 Medicine Matters Newsletter features the Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. We welcome your feedback and continued updates, which can be sent to: The post…

UVA Group Participates in Mid-Atlantic Young Investigator Forum

The Mid-Atlantic Young Investigator Forum, co-directed by Drs Sundar Swaminathan and Michael Choi was held in Baltimore from April 15-16. Medical students, PhD scientists, and clinical fellows from institutions across…


Abeer Alfaraj, MBBS I am excited to start my career as a community hematologist and oncologist in Dover Delaware. As I approach completing my fellowship period at UVA, it is…

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