Tomorrow can’t wait.

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.

These are our stories

Education is woven into everything we do. By teaching the art and science of healthcare, UVA pushes discovery and prepares the next generation of caregivers and researchers.

Learn how you can help

Brothers’ Keeper

If brothers Ricardo and Rafael Diaz had each always considered careers in healthcare, it wasn’t until an illness, subsequent surgeries and a lengthy recovery that their paths toward nursing truly solidified. For elder brother Ricardo, now a rising second-year student in the School of Nursing, his experience transitioning from a high school junior active in soccer, golf and swimming to a patient, weak and ailing, proved his turning point. For younger brother Rafael, today an entering first-year nursing student, it was the intensity of observing his brother’s plight and a budding determination to help him in ways both big and small. Click the photo to read more.

Have you seen the name Claude Moore and wondered who he was? Here's your answer! #uvamed

Fiercely proud of our own associate prof. Pam Cipriano, named Modern Healthcare's 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare for the third year in a row. Our students and faculty KNOW she's the best! Congratulations, Pam!

When they're not studying, these med students get together for a little Zumba. Way to represent the School of Medicine! #uvamed

Congrats to our own prof. Tomeka Dowling, who was elected Virginia's National League for Nursing president, effective May, 2018! That makes FIVE Nursing org leaders at our School. We're so proud of all of you!

And then there were FIVE (nursing org leaders, that is)! Fiercely proud of our own prof. Tomeka Dowling who was elected Virginia's National League for Nursing president, effective May, 2018, joining American Nurses Association pres. Pam Cipriano, AWHONN - The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses pres. Emily Drake, AACN American Association of Critical-Care Nurses immediate past-president Clareen Wiencek, and American Association for the History of Nursing pres. Mary Gibson. Congratulations!

As a TEAM, #RadiologyResidents provide quality care to the people in #Charlottesville. #ThisIsMyCharlottesville #HoosTogether

Two great nursing leaders - Mary Dixon CNO and Pam Cipriano President ANA! @uvahealthnews

Like today's eclipse, your class reunion is a special event! Classes ending in 3 and 8: Don't forget to SAVE THE DATE for 2018 Medical School Reunion Weekend, April 27-29, and make plans to attend. You can make hotel reservations now – find a list of hotels offering discounted rates at

Catch up on @MedicineUVA faculty news, from grants to awards to publications, for the week ending August 18:…