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Drs. Moak and Hartka Receive Awards

Congratulations to Drs. Moak and Hartka for their incredible contributions and achievements! Dr. James Moak is the recipient of this year's Robley Dunglison Award from the School of Medicine.  The Class…

In the News… Dr. Sudhir’s Editorial and Dr. Sochor’s Interview

Dr. Amita Sudhir's editorial regarding COVID 19 precautions has been recently published to Slate.com. To read her article titled, "I’m an ER Doctor. Here’s What I Feel OK Doing as…

Dr. Brady Examines COVID 19-related Cardiovascular Complications

Dr. William Brady has collaborated with colleagues from around the country on a scientific paper that examines COVID 19-related cardiovascular complications. To read more regarding this research, see the following…

Dr. Webb Co-authors COVID 19-themed Children’s Book

UVA physicians, Drs. Ebony Jade Hilton and Leigh-Ann Webb, have published a free children's book, titled "We're Going to Be O.K." The book's aim is to reduce stress and grief…

Pamela Moore Receives Research Award

2020 Richard F. Edlich Medical Student Research Award in Emergency Medicine Pamela Moore, a fourth year medical student and incoming Emergency Medicine Resident here at UVA, is recognized by the…

COVID-19 Updates

The COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic is affecting operations at UVA Health and University of Virginia. Please see the following links for operational information: UVA Health: https://uvahealth.com University of Virginia: https://www.virginia.edu UVA School…

Dr. Perina Receives VACEP Career Achievement Award

Congratulations to Dr. Debra Perina for receiving the 2020 Dr. Forrest D. McCoig Career Achievement Award from the Virginia College of Emergency Physicians! To read more about Dr. Perina's achievements,…

Drs. Charlton and Mutter Receive Awards

UVA School of Medicine's Office of Faculty Affairs and Development has announced award recipients for 2019. Among the winners are two of our own faculty members. Nathan Charlton, MD received…

Our New ED is Open!

Yesterday, a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Emergency Department was held in the lobby of the new hospital expansion building. Early this morning, the new ED officially opened to…

New Emergency Department Opening October 15, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hc88HUmS7v4   Our new Emergency Department opens to the public in less than 2 weeks and we are diligently working behind the scenes to prepare this exciting new space. The…

Daniel Griffith, EM Operations Manager, Wins Award

Eleven recipients received the 2019 Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contributor Award for their excellent service and it is the highest award given to staff at the University. Daniel Griffith, Operations…

Dr. O’Connor is an Outstanding Contributor to EMS

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) has awarded our Department Chair, Dr. Robert O'Connor, with the 2019 Award for Outstanding Contribution in EMS. This award is given to those who…

In the News… Dr. Mutter Wins 2019 MESA Award

Dr. M. Kathryn Mutter is a winner of the 2019 Medical Educational Scholarship Award (MESA), from the Southern Group of Education Affairs (SGEA), for her presentation entitled, "Clinical Reasoning and…

In the News… Emergency Medicine Physicians Receive ABEM Award

From UVA's Department of Emergency, Drs. Robert O'Connor and Debra Perina were recent recipients of American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) oral examiners awards. Dr. O'Connor is Professor and Chair…

Adam Schefkind, MD Receives Research Award

Dr. Richard F. Edlich was a very distinguished educator, physician, and healthcare champion. He contributed to the development of the UVA Burn and Would Healing Center, the North Fork Research…

In the News… Dr. Webb recognized for professional achievements

Dr. Webb, a triple Hoo and Emergency Medicine faculty member, is receiving recognition for pursuing educational and professional goals. She earned a third degree, an executive MBA from Darden, and…

In the News: UVA-GI Provides Ultrasound & EMR to Totonicapán Hospital

The UVA-Guatemala Initiative works to bring medical technology and education to Guatemala by collaborating with local healthcare providers. UVA Connect recently covered UVA-GI's work with Totonicapán Hospital. The full article…

Be a Local Hero: EMCERT educates the community

EMCERT (Emergency Medicine Center for Education, Research and Technology) was founded in 2000 to support the Department of Emergency Medicine’s efforts in research, education and the use technology to improve…

Dr. Amita Sudhir recognized for her Excellence in Teaching

Dr. Amita Sudhir has been awarded the University of Virginia, School of Medicine, Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching.  The criteria for the candidates is that they must have the "[c]haracteristics that may exemplify…

Dr. Theresa Schlager: First to Receive Professor Emeritus

We wanted to take a moment out of our day to recognize the achievements of Dr. Theresa Schlager. She provided 31 years of dedicated service to the University of Virginia…