Category: Transplant



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.

233 UVA Physicians Selected for Best Doctors in America® List

November 19, 2019

233 UVA Health physicians have been named by their peers to the 2019-2020 Best Doctors in America®List…. read more >

UVA’s Jose Oberholzer Earns Healthcare Service Award

June 24, 2019
For working to make transplants more accessible for Virginians and develop a cure for diabetes, University of Virginia Health System surgeon Jose Oberholzer, MD, has received a 2019 Meritorious Service Award from the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association.

UVA Heart Failure Program Honored Nationally for Quality Care

July 3, 2018

For meeting nationally recognized patient-care standards from the American Heart Association, the heart failure program at the University of… 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 >

After Decades of Work, UVA Launches Human Tests of Lung Transplant Drug

March 26, 2018

In the culmination of decades of research at the University of Virginia Health System, doctors have begun human… read more >

UVA, Bon Secours to Collaborate on Liver Transplant Care

July 20, 2017

University of Virginia Health System (UVA) and the Bon Secours Liver Institute of Virginia will collaboratively care for… read more >

NIH Awards $8.6 Million for Bold Bid to Transform Lung Transplants

June 28, 2017

Researchers at the School of Medicine have received more than $8.6 million in federal grants to support efforts… read more >

Robotic surgery pioneer named director of UVA Transplant Center

February 20, 2017

University of Virginia Health System has named Jose Oberholzer, MD, a researcher and surgeon who has performed more than… read more >

Young Norfolk girl receives liver transplant in unique care partnership between UVA Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

May 25, 2016

A 13-year-old Norfolk girl is the first patient to receive a transplant in a unique pediatric liver transplant partnership… read more >