More News Around the School
By Tom Mendel , originally published on Cavalier Daily, March 28, 2012
UVA School of Medicine's Kodi Ravichandran, PhD, Named Virginia Outstanding Scientist of the Year
In a landmark study, researchers at the University of Virginia Health System have tested a genetically targeted medication to treat alcoholism with remarkably promising results.
David A. Peura, MD, selected to receive the 2011 Friedenwald Medal
Dr. Jorge Castro-Alvear joined our residency program in 2006. He will being his geriatric fellowship at UVa next academic year.
Dr. Grace H. Chang joined us in 2008. She is finishing her second year fellowship in Forensic Psychology.
Sandra Foster joined the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences in January 2005 as the Administrative Assistant to a team of 10 researchers and staff.
How good of a driver do you think you are?
Best Poster, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM)
Young Investigators' Award at the Symposium on Multimodality Cardiovascular Molecular Imaging (NIH)
Young Investigator Award at Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Council
Young Investigator Award at the American Society for Bone Mineral Research (ASBMR)
ACCF/Bristol-Myers Squibb Travel Award
Dr. Niels C. Nielsen is finishing his residency in psychiatry and is also one of the chief residents.
Maecy Bingler joined the Department of Psychiatry in July of 2009 as Program Coordinator of the Excelsior Program.
Our very own Dr. Jim Tucker was featured on Larry King Live on December 22, 2009. He was interviewed by Jeff Probst, host of CBS’s ‘Survivor’. Read the transcript below: