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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Class of 2022: This Future Surgeon Draws Inspiration From Her Sister

As a 12-year-old, Jaina Lane had a very specific career goal. She’s now close to capturing it, thanks to one guiding force.

UVA Today

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Mending the Heart: UVA Discovery Could Lead to Better Heart Attack Outcomes

Researchers have identified a potential, not-so-new way to spur the body to repair heart function.

UVA Today

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Inaugural Black Medical Alumni Weekend

The latest education and research news from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Medicine in Motion News

an empty city center near Lviv greeted emergency room nurse and paramedic Joseph Shelton; medical kits; a student-designed sticker that reads “Stand With Ukraine”; and a team packs medical kits bound for Ukraine.

‘Look for the Helpers’: Medical Fellow, Undergraduate Students Assisting Ukraine

From providing emergency medical kits to humanitarian fundraising, students are using their skills and determination to support the country, which was invaded by Russia on Feb. 24.

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Shapeshifting Volcano Virus Points to New Ways to Deliver Drugs, Vaccines

A discovery about a shapeshifting virus found in hot volcanic springs could have very useful implications.

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