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Stroke Team at University of Virginia Health System Wins Charles L. Brown Award for Patient Care Quality

January 11, 2011

Although they may not realize it, the more than 1,000 neurovascular patients evaluated and treated at the… read more >

Three Cardiologists at University of Virginia Health System Win Highly Competitive K23 Patient-Oriented Research Grants

January 11, 2011

Brian H. Annex, M.D., chief of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Virginia Health… read more >

UVA Driving Safety Center of Excellence Expands Services to Help Drivers Face Their Fears

January 11, 2011

Roadway construction, bad weather and heavy traffic can make even the best driver nervous while behind the… read more >

AstraZeneca and the University of Virginia Sign Strategic Research Collaboration to Develop Novel Treatments for Cardiovascular Disease

January 11, 2011

AstraZeneca and the University of Virginia today announced that they have entered into a collaboration to enhance… read more >

UVA School of Medicine Professor Anindya Dutta, MD, PhD, Recognized for Scientific Contributions by India’s Ranbaxy Science Foundation

January 11, 2011

University of Virginia School of Medicine Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Anindya Dutta, MD, PhD, is… read more >

Louisa School Worker Survives Severe Heart Attack, Thanks to Quick Action by Colleagues, Medics and STEMI Alert Process at UVA Medical Center

January 11, 2011

On Tuesday, December 8, nearly 24 hours after suffering a severe heart attack, Dianna Carter was alert,… read more >

UVA School of Medicine’s Eugene C. Corbett, Jr., MD, Receives Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award

January 11, 2011

University of Virginia physician Eugene C. Corbett, Jr., has been awarded one of the nation’s highest teaching… read more >

UVA Health System’s “Health House” Project Addresses Key Healthcare Reform Issue: Reducing Costly Hospital Readmissions of Chronically Ill Patients

January 11, 2011

Groundbreaking ceremonies on December 15 will mark the launch of a unique project that exemplifies how new… read more >

A Record 186 UVA Physicians Make National Best Doctors List

January 11, 2011

The listing of Best Doctors in America ® 2009-2010 by Best Doctors, Inc. names 186 University of… read more >

UVA continuing to follow recommendations that women 40 and older have a yearly mammogram

January 10, 2011

On November 16, 2009, a government appointed expert panel, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF),… read more >