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UVA Health Named One of the Best Maternity Hospitals in the U.S.

5/22/2024

The University of Virginia (UVA) Health System has been recognized as one of the top maternity hospitals in the U.S. by Newsweek for 2024, receiving the highest five-ribbon ranking. This…

Dr. Duska & Dr. Ring: Improve Cancer Prevention and Clinical Trial Access Across U.S.

4/17/2024

The article, UVA Health Seeks to Improve Cancer Prevention, Clinical Trial Access Across U.S., discusses efforts by experts at the University of Virginia (UVA) Cancer Center to enhance cancer prevention and…

Mother Baby Unit Has Expanded

2/16/2024

UVA Health Obstetrics and Gynecology’s newly expanded Mother and Baby Unit opened this week, increasing capacity from 23 beds to 30 beds. UVA Hospital deliveries have increased about 20% over the…

At-Home Menopause Tests – Pros & Cons

2/14/2024

UVA OB/Gyn Dr. JoAnn V. Pinkerton, MD, Division Director of the Midlife Health Center at UVA Health, recently commented on at home menopause tests for women. Dr. Pinkerton states, menopause…

Shark Tank Research Competition

2/12/2024

The School of Medicine hosted its first-ever Shark Tank Competition at the 2024 Faculty Research Retreat. This competition is for new innovative projects; five teams presented at this retreat. Dr.…

New Guide on Menopause

10/30/2023

Co-author JoAnn V. Pinkerton, MD, Division Director, wrote a new guide to menopause. This paper is a holistic approach to menopause. “Hormonal changes occurring during the menopause transition may be…

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

7/24/2023

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

7/6/2023

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

6/8/2023

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…

UVA Medical Center Recognized by Newsweek on the “Best Maternity Hospitals List” Four Years in a Row

6/6/2023

Congratulations to UVA Health & Ob/Gyn Maternity Care Team Members for their Continued Commitment to Excellence The University of Virginia Medical Center has once again been recognized by Newsweek on…