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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Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Are Yielding Positive Results

In the past year, we have made strides in increasing diversity and providing a more inclusive environment for faculty, residents, staff, and students at the School of Medicine.
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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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On September 16-19, the second-year Generalist Scholars Program students at the UVA School of Medicine will present Primary Care Week. There will be many exciting educational events. There is limited space available so make sure to sign up now!

Today, @NIH director (and UVA grad) Francis Collins wrote about the research of @uvamedicine's Dr. Andrew Dudley. Check it out: #Wahoowa

U.S. News & World Report ranks University of Virginia Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia for the fourth consecutive year. The U.S. News 2019-2020 “Best Hospitals” guide also recognizes nine UVA adult specialties among the best in the U.S.

The study found that aggressively managing a patient's blood sugar after a stroke didn't help the patient @UVANeurology @ASouthStrokeDoc

UVA is leveraging digital platforms for at-home care models. A tag-team effort by UVA and digital health platform company Locus Health has led to the development of a proprietary platform that brings modern technology to outpatient care.

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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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CTSA designation provides access to funding opportunities and resources for translational research teams across Virginia.

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