Krystal Ejesieme is the 2017 recipient of the Glenn D. Kirwin Scholarship, a $20,000 grant administered through the Alumni Association and named in honor of a member of the UVA Class of 1982 who was killed on Sept. 11, 2001. more >
Erika Fernandez overcame financial hardship to transfer into the School of Nursing. Once there, she made her impact felt throughout the community. more >
UVA researchers have found that blood and the heart’s lining are made from the same cells. more >
When patients with difficult backgrounds arrive in the hospital, they can expect an understanding, empathetic response from nurse-to-be Angelica Henry, who has been through a lot herself. more >
Native New Englander Todd Lange has balanced school and single fatherhood for the last three years. He is earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing this month and will work in the emergency room in UVA’s Medical Center come August. more >
The artificial pancreas aims to automate blood sugar control for people with Type 1 diabetes. more >
Curious about the recent rise in food allergies among children? University of Virginia allergist Dr. Alice Hoyt addresses common questions and where we go from here. more >
Medical student Michael Dong received recognition for his work probing the nervous system and funding for a one-year fellowship to focus on his research. more >