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Q&A: ‘Can I Go Visit My Elderly Relatives?’ and Other Key Vaccination Questions

Q&A: ‘Can I go visit my elderly relatives?' and Other Key Vaccination Questions

Can people who have been vaccinated spread the COVID-19 virus? Is it safe to visit vaccinated relatives? What precautions should we take? Dr. Eric Houpt has some answers.

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UVA Health’s Dr. Christopher Kramer Earns National Mentorship Award

UVA Health’s Dr. Christopher Kramer Earns National Mentorship Award

UVA Health’s Christopher Kramer will be honored this spring with the American College of Cardiology’s 2021 Distinguished Mentor Award.

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Newsweek Names UVA Medical Center to Best Maternity Hospitals 2021 List

Newsweek Names UVA Medical Center to Best Maternity Hospitals 2021 List

Newsweek has honored University of Virginia Medical Center on the publication’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2021 list.

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Virtual Town Hall to Address Recent COVID Developments

Virtual Town Hall to Address Recent COVID Developments

During a virtual town hall session on Friday, members of UVA’s leadership team will answer questions about issues related to the current status of the coronavirus and the University’s response to recent increases in COVID-19 cases.

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Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Work as Well in Patients With Obesity?

Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Work as well in Patients with Obesity?

In an article for The Conversation, UVA’s Dr. Catherine Varney, who specializes in obesity medicine, examines whether new COVID-19 vaccines be equally effective in patients who have excess weight.

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Pediatric Team Bringing Fresh, Healthy Food to Those in Need

Pediatric Team Bringing Fresh, Healthy Food to Those in Need

Since November, a UVA Health team, led by Dr. Jeffrey Gander, has run a program that brings regular deliveries of fresh produce to pediatric patients and families in need.

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