Category: Oncology



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 Honored on National ‘100 Great Oncology Programs’ List

October 31, 2018

National healthcare publication Becker’s Hospital Review has named the University of Virginia Cancer Center at UVA Medical Center… read more >

Big-Picture Approach to Understanding Cancer Will Speed New Treatments

October 17, 2018

A new innovation in cancer research will enable scientists to understand the complex causes of the disease with unprecedented… read more >

Southwest Virginia Residents Sought to Direct Region’s Battle Against Cancer

October 4, 2018

A new University of Virginia Cancer Center initiative will empower Southwest Virginia residents to lead projects to better… read more >

UVA Developing ‘Two-Headed Arrow’ to Kill Ovarian Cancer

August 29, 2018

A School of Medicine researcher is developing a two-fisted, antibody-based approach to destroy deadly ovarian cancer — an… 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 >

UVA, Other Top Cancer Centers Endorse Steps to Eliminate HPV-Related Cancers

June 7, 2018

University of Virginia Cancer Center has joined the other 69 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in endorsing a goal… read more >

Pioneering New 3D Cancer Model to Speed New Treatments

May 7, 2018

A scientist at the School of Medicine, working with local biotech company HemoShear Therapeutics, has created a… read more >

Pediatric Oncologist Honored on Top 10 List of Clinical Research Achievements

April 20, 2018

A School of Medicine researcher’s pioneering work in childhood cancer has been honored as one of the top… 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 >