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At UVA Health System, we are taking a critical look at what has come before to discover, research, teach, and care for patients in an entirely new way. You can help.

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Researchers at UVA are on track to eradicate a disease that plagues nearly 1.5 million Americans, many of whom are children and adolescents. With the help of experts from across disciplines, UVA’s School of Medicine is leading a three-pronged approach to better detect, control and eventually cure Type 1 diabetes.

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7 Quick Questions: Meet #UVA pediatric cardiologist Michael McCulloch @UVA_PICU

Miracle Treat Day, which benefits #UVA Children's Hospital, is Thursday

How Texting Can Protect Babies From Sudden Death

Videos delivered by text or email encouraged new mothers to use safe sleep practices for their babies, reducing the risk of sudden unexpected infant death. Click the photo to learn more.

Such an exciting time of the year. Welcome, SMD'21! We'll see you at the White Coat Ceremony, endowed by the Class of 1965, on August 10. #uvamed #UVA #uva2021

Terry Bennett supports our medical school’s largest residency program, internal medicine, along with other fellowship programs and graduate medical education efforts. She ensures we adhere to accreditation requirements and other rules. Lots of responsibility, but Terry does it so well, she received a 2017 Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contribution Award, #UVA’s highest honor for employees. #medicalschool #TeamTuesday

UVA Launching Group Pregnancy Care, Education Program

To improve health outcomes for new moms and babies and reduce health disparities, UVA is launching a group pregnancy care and education program in August. Click the photo to learn more.

Indestructible Virus Yields Secret to Creating Incredibly Durable Materials

It lives in boiling acid that would dissolve flesh and bone. Now scientists have unlocked the secrets of the indestructible virus. Click the photo to learn more.

UVa Researchers Studying Osteoarthritis in Younger Athletes

The goal of the project is to help prevent the condition in patients and — in the long term — learn more about the condition itself. Click the photo to learn more.

The #UVA-led Virginia-North Carolina Alliance received a grant to help underrepresented students in STEM.

Aggressive combo treatments for #hypertension may be damaging the kidneys, research finds