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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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The “2017-2018 Best Doctors in America” List by Best Doctors Inc. honors 195 University of Virginia Health System physicians among the best in their respective specialties.

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Congratulations to our Health Literacy Champions of 2018! These six have gone above and beyond to help our patients and families understand and use health information and instructions. Thank you all for making a difference!

Midcentury to Modern, UVA's Men in Nursing

Some 62 years after UVA Nursing’s 1901 founding came its first enrolled male student, Thomas Watters, an ex-Navy corpsman who was admitted in 1963, a year after the program opened to men. Watters – who became nursing class president – would go on to graduate in 1966 and join the U.S. Army’s nurse anesthetist program. Click the photo to learn more.

PROSTATE CARE - WSCPH is a multi-disciplinary effort supporting collaboration among scientists, clinicians, and patients for innovative research, diagnostic tools, and noninvasive interventions. We builds on partnerships developed within the UVA School of Medicine and Medical Center to deliver state-of-the- art care to men in central Virginia.

Nursing, Pediatrics Professor Named Distinguished Fellow of the National Academies of Practice

Haizlip, who teaches both students and clinicians teamwork skills, will be officially inducted into the National Academies of Practice in Medicine in March, 2019. Click the photo to read more.

THRIV Holds 1st Annual Clinical Research Symposium

Last month, the Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia (THRIV) held the 1st Annual THRIV Scholars Clinical Translational Research Symposium. THRIV was established in January 2017 as the cornerstone of our Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program application; a mechanism to promote excellence in clinical and translational research across UVA. Click the photo to learn more.

“Patience is the key to a successful visit: the most useful information is often revealed when you least expect it.…

Congrats to Dr. Fritz Angle who was voted first place in OurHealth Magazine's 2018 Bedside Manner Awards for radiology. Dr. Angle says, “Patience is the key to a successful visit: the most useful information is often revealed when you least expect it.” See all the winners here:

Jesse and Chelsea Cobb lost their son, Christian, last year when he was just six days old. They started a nonprofit, Christian's Purpose, to help other families going through similar experiences.

The holidays are here and we need your help! This #wishlistwednesday we have a few immediate needs and a Christmas…

The discovery reveals that these unique cells recycle and dispose of their waste in an unexpected way. That knowled…