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Study Reveals Gaps in HIV Healthcare Providers’ Knowledge of ACA

September 20, 2018

A new study has revealed surprising gaps in some HIV medical providers’ knowledge of the Affordable Care Act (ACA),… read more >

Inflammation Critical for Preventing Heart Attacks and Strokes, Study Suggests

September 19, 2018

Inflammation, long considered a dangerous contributor to atherosclerosis, actually plays an important role in preventing heart attacks and strokes,… read more >

UVA Identifies Brain’s Lymphatic Vessels as New Avenue to Treat Multiple Sclerosis

September 17, 2018

Lymphatic vessels that clean the brain of harmful material play a crucial role in the development and progression of… read more >

Single-Dose Drug Can Shorten Flu Symptoms By About a Day, Studies Suggest

September 7, 2018

A single dose of a new influenza drug can significantly shorten the duration of the illness in teens and… read more >

Kids and Concussions: UVA Physician Helps Craft New CDC Treatment Guideline

September 4, 2018

A University of Virginia Health System emergency medicine physician helped develop new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)… read more >

UVA Developing ‘Two-Headed Arrow’ to Kill Ovarian Cancer

August 29, 2018

A School of Medicine researcher is developing a two-fisted, antibody-based approach to destroy deadly ovarian cancer — an… read more >

UVA Honored Nationally Among 60 ‘Top Hospitals For Diversity’

August 27, 2018

BlackDoctor.org has named University of Virginia Health System as one of 60 honorees on its inaugural “Top Hospitals For… read more >

New Technique Lets Us See Brain Cells Talk, Shedding Light on Neurological Diseases

August 23, 2018

Scientists have developed a way to see brain cells talk – to actually see neurons communicate in bright, vivid… read more >

U.S. News & World Report: UVA is No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

August 14, 2018

For the third consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked University of Virginia Medical Center as the… read more >

UVA Welcomes Chris Barrett to Create Statewide Biocomplexity Initiative

August 7, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Chris Barrett, PhD, to the University of Virginia to create a statewide Biocomplexity Initiative…. read more >