Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine

The UVA Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine is committed to excellence in patient care that improves the health of adults throughout their lifespan.The Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine has been instrumental in developing continuing education programs at UVA designed to advance wellness, facilitate cultural change, and promote the highest level of quality and safety in patient care.

General Medicine.  Geriatric Medicine.  Hospital Medicine.  Palliative Medicine. 

Living, Dying and the Problem with Hope

Dr. Leslie Blackhall, Head of Palliative Care at the University of Virginia, believes that accepting dying as a part of life allows us to achieve a fuller and richer life with the days that we live.
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Wellness Programs

The division has been instrumental in developing continuing education programs at UVA designed to advance wellness, facilitate cultural change, and promote the highest level of quality and safety in patient care
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General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine Fellowship Application

The division offers fellowships in Geriatric Medicine, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. All applications are through the Electronic Residency Application Service, ERAS, and the National Residency Matching Program, NRMP fellowship match.
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