UVa Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C Beardsley U.Va. Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C. Beardsley 2015-01-22 Faculty, students, staff and alumni welcomed Scott C. Beardsley, the ninth dean of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business. by Carlos Santos.... Read More.
UVa Darden School of Business Announces Spring C Suite Level Speakers U.Va. Darden School of Business Announces Spring C-Suite Level Speakers 2015-01-16 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business today announced its spring 2015 Leadership Speaker Series lineup. The University of V.... Read More.
UVa Darden Schools Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job Creating Power of Entrepreneurship U.Va. Darden School's Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job-Creating Power of Entrepreneurship 2015-01-15 The University o.... Read More.
Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business 2015-01-08 The University of Virginia announced today that Scott C. Beardsley has been selected as the ninth dean of the University.... Read More.
UVa Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba U.Va. Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba 2015-01-07 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Greg Fairchild is traveling in Cuba this week with over two dozen MBA students. by Carlos Santos Unive.... Read More.
Becker’s Hospital Review has honored the University of Virginia Department of Neurosurgery and the UVA Spine Center at UVA Medical Center on its 2014 list of 100 hospitals with great neurosurgery and spine programs.
The programs named to the list "offer remarkable spine and neurosurgical care as based on clinical accolades and...Read More
Becker’s Hospital Review recognized the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical Center on its 2014 list of 125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs.
A pilot study led by a University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher suggests that tampons could help detect ovarian cancer.
“Gynecologic malignancies such as cervical cancer can be detected at early stages through regular Pap smears, but similar screening is not available for ovarian cancer, which often presents in an advanced stage when the cancer has spread,” said the study’s principal...Read More
To help University of Virginia Health System care providers take full advantage of technology to enhance patient care, UVA has named its first chief medical information officer (CMIO).
Michael A. Williams, MD, FAAP, comes to UVA from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in New York, where he has served since March 2012 as the first regional CMIO for four hospitals in the 16-hospital system. Williams also served as the first CMIO at the Medical Center of Central Georgia...Read More
A new University of Virginia School of Law course set in Israel offered students a unique way to study the nation's business laws and entrepreneurial practices last week..... Read More.
UVA Law professor Brandon Garrett's research and book, "Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong," has helped inform a change in the way jurors are instructed to evaluate eyewitness testimony in Massachusetts. The book found that two-thirds of the 250 cases examined involved eyewitness misidentification, later cleared by DNA evidence..... Read More.
The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday that an Arkansas inmate could wear a beard according to his religious beliefs, in a case argued by University of Virginia School of Law professor Douglas Laycock..... Read More.
Some of the most elite tech companies in the world will defend themselves in a patent litigation hearing to be held at the University of Virginia School of Law on Jan. 20 from 1-5 p.m. in Caplin Auditorium..... Read More.
During a lecture for the January Term course The Law of Body Parts, Dr. Kenneth Brayman, division chief of transplant surgery at the University of Virginia, discussed the history of organ donation and current issues affecting the market and health care professionals..... Read More.
Kenneth X. Warren knows the power of story.
His grandfather, Dr. Francis M. Foster, a Richmond dentist, was known in the family as “the golden griot.”Kenneth X. Warren (Educ ’04, ’11) teaches digital storytelling to doctors who wish to become more reflective and think more creatively. Photo by Adolphus L. Maples III... Read More
Through her research and innovations dating to the dawn of the digital age, Bethany Nowviskie, the director of digital research & scholarship at the U.Va. library, where she also directs the Scholars’ Lab, has been a pioneer in humanizing the computer revolution. Named one of “Ten Tech Innovators” for 2013 by the Chronicle of Higher Education, Nowviskie recently discussed digital storytelling and what the online age has meant for the...Read More
Does having obsessive, violent thoughts mean that you are going to hurt someone? If not, how can you get the thoughts out of your head?
To Lulu Miller (Grad ’13) and Alix Spiegel, there is a narrative story lurking in such haunting questions—a story they want to share with you.
Intertwining scientific research with the challenges of real people, Miller and Spiegel have created a new National Public Radio show, Invisibilia, with a focus on how invisible forces influence human behavior....Read More
The death of second-year student Hannah Graham has many discussing student safety on and around the Grounds. The following is a brief overview of some of the security measures and resources the University has in place and what’s being done to improve safety at U.Va. and in the surrounding community.