Recent Articles by

Eric Swensen

August 05, 2015
A study of head impacts on U.Va. football players lead the researchers to suggest scaling back full-pad practice sessions among NCAA teams, as the NFL has already done.
July 09, 2015
According to U.Va. Dr. Mitchell Rosner, who chaired an international panel that came up with new guidelines for hydrating athletes, it is possible for athletes to drink too much water – and it can have serious consequences.
June 17, 2015
The sun-filled home of the U.Va. Children’s Hospital's outpatient clinics and the Outpatient Surgery Center was honored for managing construction waste, limiting water use, reducing energy usage and promoting indoor air quality.
June 12, 2015
Wilkes, a board-certified specialist in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine now working at Indiana University, is touted as “an ideal fit to lead our biomedical research renaissance.”
March 24, 2015
U.Va.’s Medical Center Operating Board on Tuesday endorsed a plan to expand the Emergency Department and construct a new bed tower, which will allow nearly all of the hospital’s patient rooms to become private.
November 14, 2014
The Medical Center will purchase and renovate a 60,000-square-foot building to house urology and cardiology clinics. The location is more convenient for patients, located near major highways and offering free, close-in parking.
June 05, 2014
Board members lauded R. Edward Howell, who will continue teaching, as a “true leader and motivator and visionary.”
May 09, 2014
Sutton-Wallace comes to U.Va. from Duke University Hospital, where she served as senior vice president for hospital operations. She will begin her work at U.Va. in July.
May 02, 2014
From standing on a stool, watching her surgeon-father operate, to learning patient care as a nurse and paying for medical school, Simoyi’s now ready to practice surgery herself.
February 20, 2014
Expanding the Emergency Department from the current 43 beds to as many as 80 would accommodate current traffic and allow for future growth, Health System leaders said Wednesday.