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 No. 1 hospital in Virginia. The publication’s 2018-2019 “Best Hospitals” guide also recognizes nine UVA specialties for adults among the best in the U.S.

Five specialties are in the top 50… read more >

Study: UVA Heart Failure Program Improves Survival, Reduces Costs

July 31, 2018

A University of Virginia Health System program that provides follow-up care for heart failure patients after they leave the… read more >

Gonorrhea discovery opens new avenues to tackle untreatable ‘super gonorrhea’

July 27, 2018

Good news in the battle against the growing threat of drug-resistant “super gonorrhea”: Researchers at the School of… 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 >

Brain Discovery Could Block Aging’s Terrible Toll on the Mind

July 25, 2018

Aging vessels connecting the brain and the immune system play critical roles in both Alzheimer’s disease and the decline… read more >

Discovery Reveals How Obesity Causes Diseases — and 2 Ways to Stop It

July 23, 2018

New research explains why obesity causes harmful inflammation that can lead to diabetes, clogged arteries and other health problems…. read more >

Autism Risk Determined By Health of Mom’s Microbiome, UVA Finds

July 17, 2018

• The mother’s microbiome, the collection of microscopic organisms that live inside us, determines the risk of autism and… read more >

UVA Earns Three National Awards for Quality Heart Attack Care

July 16, 2018

University of Virginia Health System has received three national awards from the American Heart Association (AHA) and American College… 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 >

UVA Develops Way to Create Drugs Without Side Effects

July 6, 2018

A new technique for precisely targeting molecules within cells is paving the way for safer drugs that are free… read more >