Recent Articles by

Megan Rowe

June 23, 2010
June 23, 2010 — For the 10th consecutive summer, the University of Virginia Health System is preparing to send a brigade of volunteers to provide the medical component of the annual Remote Area Medical clinic in Wise County.
May 28, 2010
May 28, 2010 – Laura Simms has spent 12 hours a week receiving hemodialysis treatment since last fall, when her kidneys failed as a result of high blood pressure.
May 28, 2010
May 28, 2010 — University of Virginia medical professor Dr. Thomas Platts-Mills has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society for his research into the causes of asthma and allergic disease.
May 10, 2010
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March 08, 2010
March 8, 2010 — Many survivors of January's earthquake in Haiti are in need of neurologists, plastic surgeons, epidemiologists and other medical specialists, but they may not be available on-site in field hospitals.
September 30, 2009
September 30, 2009 — Beginning Thursday, smoking will be prohibited in areas that are part of a "Clean Air Zone" on University of Virginia Medical Center property.
June 16, 2009
June 16, 2009 — The University of Virginia has opened its new, 102,000-square-foot Carter-Harrison Research Building, which will house nearly 240 scientists and lab personnel comprising an estimated 60 research teams.
January 21, 2009
January 21, 2009 — The University of Virginia Medical Center began construction this month on its 40-bed long-term acute care hospital.
May 27, 2008
May 27, 2008 — Before funding from the National Institutes of Health, before multi-center clinical trials and before appearing in medical publications, research projects start as  small ideas that need to be nurtured in order to one day have big implications.
May 09, 2008
May 8, 2008 — When a loved one is having surgery, the hours of waiting for news can be agonizing for family members.