Category: All Releases



After Decades of Work, UVA Launches Human Tests of Lung Transplant Drug

March 26, 2018

In the culmination of decades of research at the University of Virginia Health System, doctors have begun human… read more >

UVA Earns International Award for Heart and Lung Care

March 22, 2018

The Heart and Vascular Center at University of Virginia Medical Center has earned the Gold Level Excellence in… read more >

UVA Offers Safe Way to Dispose of Unwanted Medications

March 20, 2018

To help Central Virginia residents safely and securely get rid of unwanted or unused prescription medications, University of Virginia… read more >

Pamela Sutton-Wallace Named to ‘Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare’ List

March 14, 2018

Pamela M. Sutton-Wallace, chief executive officer of University of Virginia Medical Center since July 2014, has been honored among… read more >

Radiologist Harnesses Virtual Reality as Powerful Teaching Tool

March 13, 2018

Physicians, trainees and even laypeople can now join an expert radiologist as he performs one of the most difficult… read more >

Large-Scale Genetic Study Provides New Insight Into Causes of Stroke

March 12, 2018

An international research consortium studying 520,000 individuals from around the world has identified 22 new genetic risk factors for… read more >

Board of Visitors Reviews Comprehensive Orthopedic Center Project

March 2, 2018

The University of Virginia Board of Visitors reviewed plans Thursday for a new comprehensive orthopedic center that will consolidate… read more >

Discovery Reveals Way to Stop Inflammation in Alzheimer’s, More

February 26, 2018

A new discovery about the immune system may allow doctors to treat harmful inflammation that damages the brain in… read more >

UVA Health System Notifies 1,882 Patients About Potential Privacy Issue

February 21, 2018

University of Virginia Health System is notifying 1,882 patients that an unauthorized third party may have been able to… read more >

Alzheimer’s Association Backs Innovative UVA Research

February 20, 2018

The Alzheimer’s Association is awarding the School of Medicine’s John Lukens, PhD, a 2018 Research Grant Award. This funding… read more >