The MD Degree & Beyond

The School of Medicine has partnered with the McIntire School of Business to offer PhD and joint MD and MS degree programs. Your support prepares medical students with the the business experience they need to help shape America's healthcare system.

The Medical Scientist Training Program

A PhD, clinical and research credentials, personalized mentorship opportunities—these are the attributes of UVA's Medical Scientist Training Program, which grooms young doctors to excel in the lab and at the bedside.


Medical school tuition is expensive, and even though the UVA School of Medicine has frozen tuition for the past several years, it's not enough. Philanthropy is a critical component to ensure the best young minds can follow their dreams. Learn more.


Not only do endowed professorships help UVA attract and retain nationally renowned experts, they are structured to afford School of Medicine faculty time to balance research, teaching, and mentorship. Learn more.

H. Blair Marsteller Lectureship

Establishing a lectureship in the UVA Department of Neurology in memory of Dr. H. Blair Marstellar, A&S '81, Med. '81.

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Stories of Care & Discovery

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The Road Forward: From Tragedy to Medical Residency

Only a small tracheotomy scar hints at how close Matt Miller, MD, came to losing his life in a bicycle accident nine years ago. Today, he channels his energy into a demanding medical residency in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. He’s putting…


UVA Discovers Incredible ‘HULLK’ That Controls Growth of Prostate Cancer

UVA Discovers Incredible 'HULLK' That Controls Growth of Prostate Cancer

The discovery could be used to target and stop the progression of prostate cancer, which kills more than 30,000 American men every year.

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‘Social Issues in Medicine Course’ Brings Med Students Into Schools, Clinics, Jails

'Social Issues in Medicine' Course Brings Med Students into Schools, Clinics, Jails

A course for first-year University of Virginia medical students developed by Dr. Mohan Nadkarni, which took on a different look this year, figures to benefit students and members of the Charlottesville community for years to come.

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First-Year Students Experience Service from Community-Oriented Course - Dean's Office Blog

First-Year Students Experience Service from Community-Oriented Course

There are no tests. There are no traditional letter grades. Rather, there are content sessions on topics such as poverty, housing, and health; child welfare and abuse; LGBTQ health; mental health and addictions; health policy and rural health. There ...

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UVA Improves HIV Outcomes by Expanding On-Site Mental Health Services

UVA Improves HIV Outcomes By Expanding On-Site Mental Health Services

The researchers urged other HIV/AIDS clinics to increase their mental health supports on site, especially in the face of opioid and substance-abuse crises.

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