Category: Faculty

Innovative Advances in G1 Oncology: Dr. Paula Gehrig’s Journey at UVA


Dr. Paula Gehrig, a G1 oncologist and chair of the Ob-Gyn department at UVA, discusses her passion for patient care and research. Since June 2022, she's focused on building a…

Dr. Dana Redick Named Woman of the Month by Committee on Women in Medicine and Science


Dana Redick, MD, has been named the Committee on Women in Medicine and Science’s Woman of the Month for June. Dr. Redick, an associate professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at…

Dr. Duska, MD, MPH, Featured in Research in Motion SOM Video


The University of Virginia's Dr. Linda Duska, MD, MPH, Gynecologic Oncologist, is featured in a new Research in Motion School of Medicine video. Dr. Duska discusses why she loves clinical…

Dr. Kari L. Ring named as Inaugural James and Vicki Orr Faculty Scholar


Congratulations to Dr. Kari L. Ring, a member of the Gynecologic Oncology Division in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Virginia, who was named the inaugural James and Vicki…

Peri and Post-Menopausal Women and Long COVID


UVA OB/Gyn Dr. JoAnn V. Pinkerton, MD, Division Director of the Midlife Health Center at UVA Health, recently spoke to Medscape regarding peri & post-menopausal women who are diagnosed with…

“Women are Suffering in Silence, UVA Midlife Health Expert Talks Menopause,” Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton Featured in the Daily Progress


The Daily Progress Featured UVA Division Director of Midlife Health Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton on March 26, 2023. The Daily Progress article by Sydney Shuler titled “Women are Suffering in Silence,…

Virginia Film Festival Features Award-Winning Documentary ‘DANI’S TWINS’ by VA Filmmakers and Quadriplegic Mom


The Virginia Film Festival will  feature an Award-Winning Documentary by VA Filmmakers and Quadriplegic Mom Dani Izzie, DANI’S TWINS. This short documentary captures the pregnancy and early parenting journey of…

UVA OBGYN’s Inaugural Bookclub Meets ‘Take My Hand’ Author Dr. Dolen Perkins-Valdez


Dolen Perkins-Valdez, Ph.D., Educator and New York Times Bestselling Author of Take My Hand joined UVA’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Faculty, Residents, Fellows and learners in a discussion of…

Ob/Gyn residents and MFM team provide support to PROSAMI in Democratic Republic of the Congo


During the 2021-2022 academic year, members of our department provided support to PROSAMI, a non-governmental organization which educates midwives in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The midwives go on…

Welcome Ob/Gyn Residency Class of 2026