Happy Emergency Nurses’ Week!


Happy Emergency Nurses' Week! Join us in thanking nurses this week for their incredible impact and caring hands. EMCERT Advisory Board, as well as University of Virginia Department of Emergency Medicine staff,…

Dr. Holstege Steps Into New Roles With Student Affairs


Directly from UVA Today: New roles for Dr. Chris Holstege include interim vice president and chief student affairs officer. “This was not, for either of us, to advance our careers,”…

UVA Health Receives New & Improved Pegasus Air Helicopter


Serving patients within about a 120-nautical-mile radius of Charlottesville, the upgraded helicopter will help limit out-of-hospital time for critically ill patients—like ones in need of a counter pulsation heart pump…

Andrew E. Muck, MD, MBA, Appointed to Chair UVA Department of Emergency Medicine


UVA Health News Release, June 15, 2023 Announcement from Dean Melina Kibbe, June 15, 2023: Dear UVA Health Community, Today, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew E.…

Dr. Chris Holstege Weighs In On Snakebites


Dr. Chris Holstege, Director of Blue Ridge Poison Center and Professor of Emergency Medicine, weighs in on snakebites as more people head outdoors for hiking, grilling, and other warm weather…