Research

UVA's new Child Health Research Center brings together scientists and clinicians to uncover the causes of childhood diseases and to pioneer new treatments, personalized therapies, and cures. Your support makes fundamental discoveries possible. Learn more.

Patient Care

We want you to feel confident, not only in your child's medical care, but in the support we provide for your whole family’s emotional and psychological needs. Philanthropy is essential to sustain these comprehensive and necessary services. Learn more.

Education

UVA's Children's faculty train and mentor medical and nursing students, as well as young doctors specializing in pediatrics. Philanthropy is a critical component medical education. Learn more.

Spotlight: Pediatric Cancer 

We have one of the state’s only Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Programs, led by nationally-renowned pediatric cancer researcher Dr. Trey Lee, and are opening a new bone marrow transplant program for our pediatric cancer patients. Dr. Michael Engel recently joined the UVA team as division chief for our pediatric hematology/oncology program. Engel is developing a game-changing cancer therapy, with a mission to introduce new treatments for leukemia that are far less toxic than current available therapies. Learn More.

 

The Soho Center

provides a free book to every UVA Children's Hospital patient and their sibling(s).

The Jennifer Fund

supports research and education for cancer and blood diseases.

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Stories of Care & Discovery

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Mother’s Antidepressant Use, Plus Infection, Linked to Neurodevelopmental Disorders

The findings might help to explain the rise in autism prevalence over the last 20 years, researchers said.

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iTHRIV Awards $200,000 to Pediatric, Prenatal and Cancer Research 

iTHRIV Awards $200,000 to Pediatric, Prenatal and Cancer Research

iTHRIV has funded four multi-institution research projects that aim to accelerate health breakthroughs.

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Crowdfunding Made Easy

New crowdfunding platform enables a simple way to bring together support for causes at UVA Health.

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Robert R. Fuller, MD, PHD Expert Panelist at Screening of Virginia Film Festival's Dani's Twins - Faculty - Medicine in Motion News

Robert R. Fuller, MD, PHD Expert Panelist at Screening of Virginia Film Festival’s Dani’s Twins

Dani’s Twins follows the pregnancy and early parenting life of Dani Izzie, a Virginia resident who became one of the first quadriplegics to give birth to twins in 2020. Robert R. Fuller, MD, PhD, an associate professor in the SOM Department of Obst...

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$12 MILLION GRANT TO HELP UVA RESEARCHERS BETTER DIAGNOSE AUTISM

UVA researchers are studying why some people with autism are diagnosed later in life, and are developing a tool to identify autism earlier.

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