Highlights

Notable Achievements

Academy of Distinguished Educators Named Congratulations to the incoming members of The Academy of Distinguished Educators! Jeanetta Frye, MD; Gregory Hong, MD, PhD; Victor Soukouis, MD; and Karen Warburton, MD. Their induction will take place at … [Read more...]

2018 UVa School of Medicine Faculty Awards

The University of Virginia School of Medicine Faculty Awards recognize faculty who excel in teaching, which many include, but are not limited to, accomplishments in research, being outstanding as a classroom instructor, research mentor, small group … [Read more...]

Academy of Distinguished Educators Named

Congratulations to the incoming members of The Academy of Distinguished Educators! Jeanetta Frye, MD; Gregory Hong, MD, PhD; Victor Soukouis, MD; and Karen Warburton, MD. Their induction will take place at the ADE’s annual spring reception in May … [Read more...]

Gastro-Hep Expands Its Services — and Garners Recognition for Clinical Excellence and Community Outreach

Have you been keeping up with the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology‘s recent milestones? The division (“GI”) and its clinical arm, the UVA Digestive Health Center, has been expanding its clinical services and garnering awards for quality of … [Read more...]

Nephrology Chief Mark Okusa Elected President of the American Society of Nephrology

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN), the world’s largest organization of kidney health professionals, elected Mark D. Okusa, MD, FASN, as the next ASN President. Dr. Okusa officially assumed his role as ASN president during the society’s annual … [Read more...]

Endo’s Robert Carey Played Leading Role in New National Guidelines for Hypertension That Will Impact Millions

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology recently released revised national guidelines for hypertension that are likely to effect the way millions of patients are diagnosed and treated for the disease. UVA’s Robert Carey, … [Read more...]

Three DOM Specialties Ranked in Top 50 Nationally by U.S. News & World Report

The 2017-18 U.S. News and World Report “Best Hospitals” guide rated UVA Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia, and honored 11 specialties at UVA -- including five in the Department of Medicine -- as among the best in the U.S. This is the … [Read more...]

Two in a Row: DOM Staffers Recognized With U-Team “Member of the Month” Awards

DOM staff members Margaret Kuhlman, a coordinator for the Internal Medicine Residency program, and Sarah Creef-Bauger, Endocrinology's Division Administrator, were selected as UTeam Members of the Month -- an award program that recognizes outstanding … [Read more...]

National Awards for CV’s Heart Failure and Heart Attack Care Programs

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and the UVA Heart and Vascular Center garnered recognition and awards this month for two of its programs. For working to improve patients’ recovery times and reduce readmissions, the heart failure … [Read more...]

Terry Bennett Receives UVA’s Highest Employee Award

Terry Bennett is the Department of Medicine’s GME Compliance Manager, a job that entails making sure that all of DOM’s education programs — including the largest residency program in the School of Medicine, and 19 subspecialty fellowship training … [Read more...]