The tenth medical school to open in the United States, it has been part of the University of Virginia since the University's establishment in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson. The school's facilities are on the University of Virginia Grounds adjacent to the historic Academical Village, and it shares a close association with the University of Virginia Health System.

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New Inova Campus in Northern Virginia

The UVA School of Medicine – Inova Campus in Northern Virginia. has established a regional campus providing opportunities for 72 students (36 per class) to complete their 3rd and 4th years in Northern Virginia.

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Worden Presented With All-University Teaching Award

Please join us in congratulating Mary Kate Worden, PhD, Associate Professor of Medical Education, Director of Curriculum Integration and Development for the School of Medicine, on being presented the All-University Teaching Award.
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New Elective Rolls Out This Summer

Starting in summer 2019, a new elective — Community Partnered Medicine — will become the latest addition to the School of Medicine’s fourth-year curriculum.
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Class of 2019: Franck Azobou Tonleu

According to Meg Keeley, UVA School of Medicine assistant dean for student affairs, Azobou Tonleu’s commitment to service stands out. It’s a commitment that he traces to his upbringing in Douala. “For me, it’s like if you know someone needs help and that you can help,” Azobou Tonleu said, “you have to help.”
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May is National Stroke Awareness Month. If you suspect a stroke, BEFAST — call 911 right away! @UVANeurology @ASouthStrokeDoc #StrokeAwarenessMonth

Gregory “Ory” Streeter’s path to medical school had a few unusual stops along the way, including a stint as a dolphin trainer and five years of serving undergraduate students in @uvahousing.

Researchers at the UVA School of Medicine have shed light on how cancers hijack the body's natural wound-healing response to grow and spread.

The University of Virginia’s 2019 Hannah Graham Memorial Awards will support two distinct projects that aim to advance women’s health in Rwanda.

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Quick Stats

Learn more about the University of Virginia School of Medicine statistics for class size, number of interviews and more.

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For the seventh consecutive year, the University of Virginia School of Medicine has received a national award for its commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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NIH Research Funding Climbs

The University of Virginia jumped from 40th to 35th in NIH grants dollars rewarded.

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