UVA, Bon Secours to Collaborate on Liver Transplant Care

July 20, 2017

University of Virginia Health System (UVA) and the Bon Secours Liver Institute of Virginia will collaboratively care for patients at Bon Secours’ facilities in Richmond and Newport News that may need liver transplants at UVA. The Bon Secours facilities include St. Mary’s Hospital in Richmond and Mary Immaculate… read more >

Why is a UVA Health System Research Study Replacing People’s Cigarettes?

April 18, 2017

The University of Virginia Health System is conducting a research study to determine if exercise and reduced-nicotine… read more >

UVA Finds Way to View Genes in Live Cells

April 13, 2017

For Mazhar Adli, the little glowing dots dancing about on the computer screen are nothing less than the fulfillment… read more >

New Tool Set to Answer Longstanding Breast Reconstruction Questions

April 10, 2017

Researchers at the School of Medicine and the School of Engineering & Applied Science have developed an… read more >

Metabolic Crystal Ball Can Predict Risk of Heart Disease, Diabetes

March 30, 2017

A metabolic crystal ball developed by a School of Medicine doctor and his research partner… read more >

Pneumonia Discovery May Help Vulnerable Patients

March 24, 2017

A hormone responsible for controlling iron metabolism helps fight off a severe form of bacterial pneumonia, researchers… read more >

Safe Medication Disposal: Blue Ridge Poison Center Offers Important Tips

March 24, 2017

In 2015, nearly 57 percent of all poison exposure cases nationwide involved prescription or over-the-counter medicines. As such, it’s… read more >

UVA Discovers ANOTHER Immune System Link Science Said Didn’t Exist

March 23, 2017

The School of Medicine has again shown that a part of the body thought to… read more >

UVA Tests Online Program to Help People With HIV Live Longer, Healthier Lives

March 22, 2017

Researchers at the School of Medicine are hoping that the power of the internet –… read more >

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 >