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UVA Health Receives Designation as Virginia’s Only Comprehensive Cancer Center

The designation will enhance access to care, clinical research, and treatment.


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Getting to Know School of Medicine Dean Melina Kibbe

Kibbe comes to UVA from her role as the Colin G. Thomas Jr. Distinguished Professor and chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.,

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UVA Health Seeks Public Input for New Strategic Plan

“It’s the right time for all of us to become excited about the future and to begin to imagine and create that future,” UVA Health CEO Dr. K. Craig Kent said.,

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UVA Earns Comprehensive Cancer Center Designation

UVA moves into an elite group of 52 of the most outstanding cancer programs in the nation, and is Virginia’s only Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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UVA Discovery Suggests Potential New Treatment for Deadly Blood Cancer

Researchers believe a drug used to treat certain advanced breast cancers may offer a new treatment option for myelofibrosis, a form of leukemia.,

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Q&A: Bill Petri on Current Research, Findings, Potential Effects of New Delta Variant

As the new Delta variant circulates around the globe, we checked in with infectious disease expert Dr. Bill Petri for answers on increased transmissibility, booster shot timelines and variant research at UVA.,

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