Department of Medicine

The University of Virginia Department of Medicine comprises 373 faculty members, 29 NPs and PAs, 105 residents-in-training, 98 clinical and postdoctoral fellows, and approximately 330 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.

Education Programs in the Department of Medicine

With over 300 faculty members Medical Students, Residents and Fellows are offered a large portfolio of options.

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Charles Chalfant PhD, Division of Hematology and Oncology

Charles Chalfant PhD, More people die from sepsis every year than two 747s crashing every day.

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Amy Mathers MD, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health

Amy Mathers, MD discusses how important it is to reduce the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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Robert Dreicer, MD, Division of Hematology and Oncology

Robert Dreicer, MD discusses the privilege of caring for patients and cancer clinical research.

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UVA Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellowship Program

The Endocrinology/Metabolism Training Program provides intensive clinical training (and research training, if applicable) for physicians who have completed a residency in internal medicine...

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UVA Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program

The goal of all the Division's training programs is to prepare graduate students, postdoctoral and medical fellows as independent investigators in the field of infectious diseases. Our philosophy is that interactions between basic scientists and clinicians in research and during training are essential for the breakthroughs and discoveries needed in this field...

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UVA Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program

The Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at UVA is a three-year program that provides a strong background in clinical pulmonary medicine and the management of critically ill patients...

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Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research and Educational Update – July 2024

Message from Andrew Wang MD, Division Chief Gastroenterology and Hepatology The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is concluding another strong and busy year. Our faculty, fellows, and staff have continued…

Message from the Chair – July 2024

Welcome to this month’s Department newsletter. Over the past few weeks, I have been thinking a lot about the concept of a “health system” and what that means for faculty,…

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Research and Educational Update

Message from Christopher Kramer MD, Division Chief Cardiovascular Medicine The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine observed its 100th anniversary in June of 2023 with a 2-day celebration of its reputation for…

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