Category: Physician Spotlight

Dr. O’Connor Helps the CDC Develop New Guidelines for Pediatric mTBI


Our department chair, Dr. Robert E. O'Connor, is being recognized for his co-authorship of new CDC guidelines published Tuesday, the Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children. For those with…

Dr. Hartka joins the second class of THRIV Scholars


The Translational Heath Research Institute of Virginia (THRIV) has welcomed its second class for the THRIV Scholars Program. The program's curriculum offers an interdisciplinary approach to furthering the education and…

Dr. Hartka Pursues Excellence in Medical Education


Thomas Hartka, MD, has received the Certificate of Commitment to Faculty Development in Medical Education after attending 10 workshops relating to medical education over a two-year period. The completion of this…

The 2018 Flag-bearer


For the Class of 2018 Medical Student graduation, James Moak, MD, had the honor of carrying the flag for the ceremony.

In the News… Dr. Hartka and the Junior Faculty Development Program


The Junior Faculty Development Program (JFDP) is designed to provide networking, mentoring, and professional development to junior faculty. The participants develop relationships with their peers and senior faculty through social…