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Q&A: Dr. Steven Zeichner on How Soon We Should Expect COVID-19 Vaccines

Q&A: Dr. Steven Zeichner on How Soon We Should Expect COVID-19 Vaccines

An infectious diseases specialist discusses vaccine development in the midst of this pandemic.

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UVA Honored as a Baby-Friendly Hospital

UVA Honored as a Baby-Friendly Hospital

UVA Children’s, UVA Medical Center and UVA Women’s Services have earned a designation as a Baby-Friendly hospital for their support of breastfeeding.

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UVA Smoking Cessation Program Outperforming Typical Results

UVA Smoking Cessation Program Outperforming Typical Results

A 15-month free program for UVA Cancer Center patients to help tobacco users quit - using medication and therapy - is showing promising results.

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Gift Honors Rebecca W. Rimel, Creates Dean’s Chair in the School of Nursing

Gift Honors Rebecca W. Rimel, Creates Dean’s Chair in the School of Nursing

The UVA School of Nursing has received a $5 million gift from the Pew Charitable Trusts to create the Rebecca W. Rimel Dean’s Chair. The endowed chair honors Rimel, a 1973 graduate of the school and Pew’s longtime president and CEO.

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UVA Discovers Key Process in Cancer Tumor Formation

Cancer Discovery Reveals Key Process in Tumor Formation

Targeting the essential process could offer a new way to treat cancer.

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Concussion Discovery Reveals Dire, Unknown Effects of Even Mild TBI

Concussion Discovery Reveals Dire, Unknown Effects of Even Mild TBI

Even mild TBI causes severe, long-lasting impairments in the brain’s ability to clean itself, and this may seed it for Alzheimer’s and other diseases.

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