Category: Partnerships



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.

UVA Launching Project to Determine Long-term Brain Effects of Blast Exposures in Military Personnel

September 29, 2020
The effort will help the military determine which service members are at greatest risk and reduce their chances of adverse health effects.

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.

UVA-Designed COVID-19 Swab to Support High-Priority Testing Across Virginia

August 25, 2020
The Commonwealth of Virginia will receive 60,000 nasopharyngeal swabs weekly to support high-priority COVID-19 testing across the state, thanks to a collaboration led by University of Virginia faculty to design this key testing supply.

Four Free Weekly COVID-19 Testing Events Planned

August 7, 2020
To help keep Charlottesville and the surrounding area safe, UVA Health is teaming up with the Virginia Department of Health, Thomas Jefferson Health District and community partners to offer four free COVID-19 testing events each week.

Artificial Pancreas Up for Best Biomedical Advance in STAT Madness Bracket Challenge

March 3, 2020

A UVA Health-developed artificial pancreas system is among the nominees for 2019’s best biomedical research and is… read more >

FDA Approves UVA-Developed Artificial Pancreas

January 2, 2020

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved an artificial pancreas system – based on technology from… read more >

UVA Center for Diabetes Technology and Novo Nordisk Enter Into Research Collaboration to Develop Virtual Patient Modelling for Type 2 Diabetes

December 19, 2019
University of Virginia (UVA) Center for Diabetes Technology and Novo Nordisk today announced that they have entered into a five-year research collaboration where UVA and Novo Nordisk will work together on the development of virtual environments focused on modelling of patients with type 2 diabetes.

Bystanders Can Help More Cardiac Arrest Victims Survive

December 11, 2019

Only 8% of Americans survive cardiac arrest outside a hospital, but that percentage could increase significantly if… read more >

UVA Health Establishes Billing and Collection Practices Advisory Council

October 28, 2019
UVA Health has established a 16-person Advisory Council that will inform and advise UVA Health leaders as they consider additional improvements to billing and collection policies and practices to better meet the needs of patients.