Category: Medical Subspecialties



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 >

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 >

Section of Lee Street to Close July 27-30 for Crane Removal

July 26, 2018

A portion of Lee Street will be closed to vehicles from 6 p.m. July 27 to 6 a.m. July… read more >

UVA Radiology Opens Northern Virginia Vein and Vascular Care Clinic

July 13, 2018

University of Virginia Health System is now seeing patients at UVA Radiology Vein and Vascular Care Gainesville, which… read more >

As Asylum Requests Rise, Doctors Have Important Role

June 28, 2018

With applications for asylum in the United States increasing sharply, a new paper from a team of asylum medicine… read more >

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

June 26, 2018

Six specialties at University of Virginia Children’s Hospital earned a top-50 national ranking in the 2018-2019 “Best Children’s Hospitals”… read more >

Tick-Borne Meat Sensitivity Linked to Heart Disease

June 14, 2018

School of Medicine researchers have linked sensitivity to an allergen in red meat – a sensitivity spread by… read more >

UVA Earns National Accreditation for Pulmonary Hypertension Care

March 27, 2018

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association has designated the Pulmonary Hypertension Center at the University of Virginia Heart and… 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 >

UVA Recognized for Care of Patients With Blood Vessel Tumors

December 1, 2017

University of Virginia Health System has been honored as one of just 12 Comprehensive Clinical Care Centers in the… read more >