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UVA Honored on National ‘100 Great Heart Programs’ List

December 13, 2018

For the third consecutive year, Becker’s Hospital Review has named University of Virginia Heart and Vascular Center at UVA… read more >

UVA Makes Surprising Discovery About Neurons

November 26, 2018

Meticulous new research from the School of Medicine has changed a well-accepted scientific belief about neurons, the… read more >

UVA Primary Care Madison Consolidating With Culpeper Clinics

November 19, 2018

To ensure patients have consistent access to primary care, University of Virginia Health System is consolidating UVA Primary Care… read more >

Husband-and-Wife Doctors Receive $1.8 Million to Test New Breast Cancer Approach

November 15, 2018

Husband-and-wife doctors at the UVA Cancer Center have been awarded more than $1.8 million from the National Institutes… read more >

UVA School of Medicine Honored Nationally for Diversity, Inclusion Efforts

November 13, 2018

For its commitment to diversity and inclusion, the University of Virginia School of Medicine has earned a national award… read more >

Frail Seniors Going Without Desperately Needed In-Home Healthcare

November 12, 2018

There is a tremendous disparity between the need for in-home healthcare and the number of frail seniors actually receiving… read more >

Simple Scoring System Could Help Patients Avoid Diabetes, Study Suggests

November 9, 2018

A simple scoring system can track the reduction in diabetes risk produced by lifestyle changes and medication in people… read more >

Scalpel-Free Surgery Improves Quality of Life for Parkinson’s Patients, Study Finds

November 5, 2018

A high-tech form of brain surgery that replaces scalpels with sound waves improved quality of life for people with… read more >

UVA Creates Simple Way to Solve the Complex Mysteries of the Microbiome

October 25, 2018

This much is clear: The tiny bacteria that live on and inside us are tremendously important for our health… read more >

Much-Needed New Antibiotic Shows Great Promise for Treating Gum Disease

October 18, 2018

A new antibiotic being developed at the School of Medicine appears ideal for battling periodontal disease, the leading… read more >