Update: Lee Street to Close Nights of Sept. 27-28 for Repaving

September 18, 2020
Lee Street will be closed in front of the University of Virginia Medical Center from 8 p.m.-5 a.m. on the evenings of Sept. 20 and 21 for repaving.

Diet, Gut Microbes Affect Chemotherapy Outcomes

June 2, 2020
What we eat can affect the outcome of chemotherapy – and likely many other medical treatments – because of ripple effects that begin in our gut, new research suggests.

A New Tool for Developing COVID-19 Treatments, Vaccines

June 1, 2020
Biomedical scientists working with COVID-19 have an important new resource to help them better understand the virus.

Obesity Makes COVID-19 Harder to Fight

May 29, 2020
A doctor offers seven important tips for managing obesity.

New Stroke Guidelines Aim to Improve Care Amid COVID-19

May 28, 2020
Top stroke experts have issued new guidance to ensure stroke patients receive safe, timely care while preventing the transmission of COVID-19.

National ‘100 Great Hospitals’ List Honors UVA Medical Center

May 27, 2020
Becker’s Hospital Review, a national healthcare publication, has named UVA Medical Center to its 2020 list of “100 great hospitals in America.”

UVA Finds Essential Key to Hearing Sensitivity

May 26, 2020
New research is shedding light on the biological architecture that lets us hear – and on a genetic disorder that causes both deafness and blindness.

UVA Doctors Honored for COVID-19 Children’s Book

May 20, 2020
Two UVA Health physicians have produced a children’s book for communities of color that are being disproportionately stricken by COVID-19.

iTHRIV Seeks to Address COVID-19 Information Gap in Virginia

May 19, 2020
The Integrated Translational Health Institute of Virginia (iTHRIV) has developed an online tool to collect COVID-19 related information from volunteers who are residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

UVA Health Opens Hotline for Patients Without a Regular Doctor

May 18, 2020
The hotline will make it easier for Charlottesville-area patients without a primary care doctor to get questions answered and receive care.