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The 2017-18 U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” guide rates University of Virginia Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia and honors 11 UVA specialties as among the best in the U.S. This is the second consecutive year UVA tops the Virginia hospital list.

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Ace Hardware in Harrisonburg, VA, Wins $7,500 for UVA Children's Hospital

The first place winner of the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals' Miracle Bucket Display contest is Ace Hardware out of Harrisonburg, VA. They took home the big win with a shark-themed display, and they’ll receive $7,500, benefiting UVA Children's Hospital. Click the photo to learn more.

Antibiotics Found to Weaken Immune Response to Disease

UVA School of Medicine research found that antibiotic use made neutrophils, a type of immune cell, less effective in fighting infections and weakened the intestinal barrier against invading bugs. Click the photo to learn more.

Attention Runners and Walkers: There's still time to join us for the largest all women's event in Virginia: The Charlottesville Women's Four Miler! Saturday September 2nd at Foxfield (early start so you can get back in plenty of time for the football game). Be a part of the solution...100% of the proceeds are donated to our local Breast Care Center at UVa. Register online at

Today’s #WCW Ashlie Woodward has always been a planner, so you can imagine how shaken she was when a breast cancer diagnosis completely disrupted her life. It interrupted her career and relationships with family members, at there were times during chemo that Ashlie thought she just might give up. But she didn’t. Today, she celebrates health and understands that plans change, and like cancer treatments, sometimes they change for the better. Ashlie runs to make sure these changes are for the better, and represents the tireless perseverance we all need to hold each other up and beat the odds. Let's all stand together and hold Ashlie up once more as she completes the #W4M! Honor the incredible women in your life by nominating them for a feature at, and read up on Ashlie's full story at!

Clinical Trials Outreach Specialist, Peggy Scott, and UVA School Of Nursing's, Dr. Randy Jones, were a dynamic duo at the 10th Charlottesville Community Health Fair at Washington Park. #uvacancercenter #outreach

How UVA Health System responded to this weekend's violence. @AdvisoryBd @UVAHealthnews #charlottesville

Here's a way to support #UVA and @MarthaJefferson patients injured in this weekend's violence #Charlottesville