Recent Articles by

Eric Swensen

May 21, 2012
UVA Today is highlighting the winners of the 2012 Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contribution Awards, the highest U.Va. honor staff receive for their dedicated service to the University. Today: Mike Ellis of the Medical Center.
May 17, 2012
May 17, 2012 – Through training, research and patient care, medical school faculty play a vital role in America's health care, which makes determining the key factors in their job satisfaction important to ensuring the U.S. has enough doctors in the years to come.
May 16, 2012
Scalpel-free surgery using focused sound waves appears to be as effective in treating essential tremor as traditional surgery that requires drilling into the skull, a groundbreaking clinical trial at the University of Virginia Health System
May 08, 2012
May 8, 2012 — Parking will be prohibited along the northbound lane of Jefferson Park Avenue between Fontaine Avenue and Emmet Street from 9 p.m. Wednesday until 9 a.m. Thursday. Temporary no-parking signs will be posted.
May 07, 2012
May 7, 2012 — Fifty-three University of Virginia Health System physicians from 28 specialties are featured in the new edition of "America's Top Doctors" (11th edition), which honors the top 1 percent of specialists and sub-specialists in the U.S.
May 01, 2012
May 1, 2012 — Since childhood, Thuy-Van "Tina" Ho has had two goals: Become a physician and serve others.
April 02, 2012
April 2, 2012 — Concept for Parking Lot Mural, a University of Virginia professor of microbiology and associate dean for graduate and medical scientist programs in the School of Medicine, has been selected to receive the 2012 Sharon
March 28, 2012
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 30 percent of American adults have high blood pressure, a major risk factor for heart attack and stroke.
January 26, 2012
January 26, 2012 — Patients with advanced colon cancers showed improved survival rates when the drug oxaliplatin was added to standard chemotherapy treatment, according to a University of Virginia School of Medicine review of
January 03, 2012
January 4, 2012 — Whether helping cancer patients find accurate information or caregivers for Alzheimer's patients overcome a sense of isolation, Ann Duesing has spent 16 years connecting Southwest Virginia residents with information to help them live healthier lives.