Category: Children’s Hospital

UVA Children’s Opening Pediatric Liver Clinic in Richmond

September 30, 2020
UVA Children’s is opening a pediatric hepatology clinic in Richmond on Oct. 6 that will provide comprehensive care for children with liver disease, including evaluations for liver transplants.

COVID-19 Discovery in Children May Inform Vaccines, Treatments

September 24, 2020
A commentary highlights how new COVID-19 findings have important implications for the development of vaccines and immune therapies for the disease.

UVA Honored as a Baby-Friendly Hospital

September 15, 2020

UVA Children’s, UVA Medical Center and UVA Women’s Services have earned an international designation as a Baby-Friendly hospital… read more >

UVA-Developed Artificial Pancreas Effective for Children Ages 6-13, Study Finds

August 27, 2020
An artificial pancreas originally developed at the University of Virginia Center for Diabetes Technology safely and effectively manages blood sugar levels in children ages 6 to 13 with type 1 diabetes, a national clinical trial has found.

Stroke: Online Calculator Can Predict Your Risk

August 13, 2020
Doctors can predict patients' risk of ischemic stroke by using a tool developed by a UVA pediatrician and his collaborator.

UVA Named to Newsweek’s Best Maternity Hospitals List

August 6, 2020
For meeting a set of rigorous best practices for maternity care, University of Virginia Medical Center, UVA Women’s Services and UVA Children’s have been named to Newsweek’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2020 list.

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

July 28, 2020
It's the fifth consecutive year. The publication also ranks eight UVA specialties among the best in the nation.

UVA Earns High Marks in National Breastfeeding Care Review

July 16, 2020
UVA received a 91 out of 100 on the Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care survey, far exceeding the Virginia and national averages.

Five UVA Children’s Specialties Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

June 16, 2020
Five UVA Children’s specialties are ranked among the top 50 nationally in the 2020-2021 U.S. News & World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” guide.

UVA Health Expanding Food Allergy Research, Clinical Trials

June 10, 2020
UVA Health and UVA Children’s are increasing access to the latest food allergy clinical trials and expanding their cutting-edge food-allergy research.