Category: All Releases



UVA Joins AVIA to Speed Innovation

September 7, 2017

The University of Virginia Health System has joined AVIA, the nation’s leading network of health systems addressing pressing… read more >

Breast Cancer Patients on Opioids Less Likely to Stick to Vital Treatment

September 1, 2017

A new study has found a troubling lack of adherence to a potentially lifesaving treatment regimen among breast cancer… read more >

UVA Earns National Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

August 30, 2017

For providing high-quality care for stroke patients with complex health needs, the University of Virginia Stroke Center at… read more >

UVA, Foundation Radiology Group Partner to Expand Access to Specialized Medical Imaging

August 28, 2017

To expand access throughout Virginia to specialized, high-quality medical imaging, University of Virginia Health System and Foundation Radiology Group… read more >

New Tool Can Predict Patients’ Outcomes After Cardiac Arrest

August 25, 2017

Targeted temperature management – the precise cooling of a person suffering cardiac arrest – can literally be the difference… read more >

Fast, Quality Heart Attack Care Earns UVA Two National Awards

August 22, 2017

For providing prompt, high-quality care for patients suffering heart attacks, University of Virginia Health System has received two national… read more >

Antibiotics Found to Weaken Body’s Ability to Fight Off Disease

August 17, 2017

Adding another reason for doctors to avoid the overuse of antibiotics, new research shows that a reduction in the… read more >

Bow Foundation Backs UVA Research Into Rare Genetic Disorder

August 9, 2017

The Bow Foundation today announced a grant of $50,000 to the School of Medicine to fund research into a… read more >

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UVA as No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

August 8, 2017

The 2017-2018 U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” guide rates University of Virginia Medical Center as the No…. read more >

UVA Enlists Robotic Help to Enhance Blood Testing

August 3, 2017

The University of Virginia Health System has revolutionized how it tests patient blood samples, automating its primary blood testing… read more >