From conducting research with faculty to studying abroad, to working out in the gym and even singing and playing her ukulele, Sun has gained a well-rounded experience at UVA. more >
Joanne and Bill Conway, whose previous gifts supported a fast-track-to-nursing degree program for individuals from outside the nursing profession, have given another $5 million to provide scholarship support to students across all of the Nursing School’s programs. more >
Before becoming a nurse, Blake Duffer worked on a farm in rural Virginia. Now he’s earning a degree from UVA’s Clinical Nurse Leader program and will take his expertise to a Richmond hospital’s intensive care unit. more >
The honor comes on the heels of the UVA Medical Center’s ranking as the top hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report. more >
Homa Alemzadeh and colleagues are determined to design the next generation of systems for robot-assisted surgery and improve training for the next generation of surgeons. more >
The model also can be customized to behave like an individual patient’s tumor, allowing doctors to determine how the tumor will react to different drugs – and identify the best treatment option. more >
If successful, the new Fibrosis Initiative could help UVA emerge as a critical node in the worldwide effort to diagnose and treat fibrosis. more >
As a Marine, Marvil flew medical missions in Iraq and Afghanistan, which partially inspired his path to UVA – but only after a two-year sailing adventure. more >