UVA Primary Care Waynesboro Open at New Location

August 16, 2019
UVA Primary Care Waynesboro is now seeing patients ages 13 and older at its new location – 1850 Rosser Ave. The clinic provides comprehensive primary care, ranging from checkups and physicals to chronic disease management and minor surgical procedures.

UVA Health System, Charlottesville Area Community Foundation to Offer More Than $1 Million in Community Health Grants

May 21, 2019

Central Virginia nonprofits can apply for grants to support community health initiatives through a partnership between the… read more >

Successful HIV Effort Prompts Call for Clinics to Expand Mental Health Services on Site

May 20, 2019
Increasing access to mental health services improved HIV outcomes among vulnerable patients, UVA found.

UVA Earns ‘A’ From National Hospital Safety Rating Group

May 15, 2019

University of Virginia Medical Center has earned an A on the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national… read more >

iTHRIV Seeks Partners to Improve Public Health, Address Disparities Across Virginia

May 8, 2019

Integrated Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia (iTHRIV), which
aims to improve the health of people across the… read more >

UVA Honored Nationally Among ‘100 Great Hospitals’

May 6, 2019

University of Virginia Medical Center has been named to the 2019 listing of 100 Great Hospitals in… read more >

Edward H. Egelman Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Sciences

May 2, 2019
Egelman has attracted national and international headlines for discoveries such as how urinary tract infections take hold and how an almost indestructible virus survives and thrives in nearly boiling acid.

Here’s How Cancer Hijacks Wound Healing to Create Its Own Blood Supply

April 30, 2019

Researchers at the School of Medicine have shed light on how cancers hijack the body’s natural wound-healing… read more >

Soft Bedding Poses Grave Danger to Sleeping Babies, Study Shows

April 23, 2019

Almost 70% of babies who died
from sleep-related suffocation between 2011 and 2014 did so because of soft
bedding,… read more >

Revealed: The Secret Superpower That Makes C. Difficile So Deadly

April 22, 2019

A new discovery
about dangerous C. difficile diarrhea
has identified a new way that the bacteria – and possibly… read more >