Category: Women’s & Children’s



UVA Receives $1.9 Million Contract to Study Childhood Obesity Treatments in Dan River Region

March 15, 2017

School of Medicine researchers have received $1.9 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the… read more >

UVA, CHKD form regional collaborative for cardiac care

February 2, 2017

University of Virginia Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters have appointed Dr. Jay Gangemi as surgical… read more >

UVA experts help write new guidelines for reducing sudden infant death syndrome

October 27, 2016

Two University of Virginia Health System physicians helped draft new national recommendations for reducing the risk of sudden infant… read more >

Young Norfolk girl receives liver transplant in unique care partnership between UVA Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

May 25, 2016

A 13-year-old Norfolk girl is the first patient to receive a transplant in a unique pediatric liver transplant partnership… read more >

UVA named to national list of 100 great women’s health programs

March 4, 2016

For the second consecutive year, University of Virginia Medical Center has been honored by Becker’s Hospital Review among “… read more >

University of Virginia Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC partner to expand pediatric liver transplantation in Virginia

February 11, 2016

To increase access to care for transplant patients throughout the state of Virginia, University of Virginia Children’s… read more >

UVA Obstetrics and Gynecology Culpeper moving to larger clinic

December 11, 2015

To better care for its patients, University of Virginia Health System’s obstetrics and gynecology practice has moved to a… read more >

Even an hour of TV a day ups risk of childhood obesity

April 29, 2015

Children who view television as little as an hour a day are significantly more likely to be overweight… read more >

UVA rated in top 5 percent nationally for breastfeeding care

December 15, 2014

A federal survey ranked UVA Medical Center in the top 5 percent of hospitals nationally for its support of… read more >