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Jasmohan S. Bajaj, M.D., named co-editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Gastroenterology [View Image] Faculty honors and news
Unprecedented study uncovers geographic-related HPV vaccination disparities in Virginia [View Image] Research News
Despite delayed response, patients with cirrhosis gain significant protection from COVID-19 vaccination [View Image] Research News
Three School of Medicine faculty receive grants from VCU’s Presidential Research Quest Fund [View Image] Research News
Massey scientists awarded $2.3M to investigate treatment options for advanced prostate cancer [View Image] Research News
VCU pediatrics residents distribute gun locks to protect kids
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How virtual reality may help explore the role of fear in youth at risk for violence and crime [View Image] Research News
American Cancer Society grant fuels the development of triple-negative breast cancer treatments [View Image] Research News
Alumnus spotlight: Carolyn Burns, M.D., FACC [View Image] 2021
Prestigious fellowship supports neuroscience student’s research in traumatic brain injury [View Image] Student news
Pandemic drives largest decrease in U.S. life expectancy since 1943 [View Image] Research News
Vulnerability in mutant KRAS pancreatic tumors discovered and targeted [View Image] Research News
Cocaine use disorder, asthma and conduct disorder: Wright Center funds three pilot projects [View Image] Research News
VCU Health announces new COVID-19 clinic for patients with chronic symptoms [View Image] 2021
Vanessa Sheppard, Ph.D. receives Professional Achievement Award from VCU School of Medicine
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Randall Suslick, M’73, honored with MCVAA President’s Award for Exceptional Volunteer Service [View Image] Alumni achievements and news
Clinical trial tests new lifestyle program aimed at addressing obesity in young men [View Image] Research News
Narrative, empathy and presence: Lessons for medicine and life [View Image] Alumni achievements and news
Department of Veterans Affairs Honors Dr. David Cifu for Pioneering Traumatic Brain Injury Research [View Image] Faculty honors and news
Ryan Mire, M.D., H’01, named president-elect of the American College of Physicians [View Image] Alumni achievements and news
Medical Education Moves Online [View Image] School news
Class of 2021: Humanity and Humility are Behind Julie Russo’s Success [View Image] Student news
A VCU doctoral student is looking at how racism might be affecting maternal health outcomes [View Image]
43% of respondents report feeling depressed after losing sense of smell or taste related to COVID-19 [View Image] Research News
AAMC Honors Dr. Chris Woleben for ‘Tireless’ Commitment to Students [View Image] Faculty honors and news
Antibiotic resistance genes in the gut are linked to worse outcomes for patients with cirrhosis [View Image] Research News
Alumni speaker series offers students a sense of connection and glimpse of the future [View Image] Alumni achievements and news
A VCU Family of Vaccinators [View Image] School news
Father-son alumni, oncologists mark milestones [View Image] Alumni achievements and news
Dr. Ann Fulcher receives Gold Medal Award from Society of Abdominal Radiology [View Image] Faculty honors and news
Patrick Nana-Sinkam, M.D., joins national committees focused on inclusivity and career development [View Image]
Gonzalo Bearman, M.D., M.P.H., named editor of new antimicrobial stewardship and health care epidemiology journal [View Image] Faculty honors and news
Medical students graduate in three years through new program [View Image] School news
'Only Limited by Your Vision’ [View Image] SOM Discoveries
VETAR Grants Set to Launch 13 New Faculty Research Projects [View Image] Research News
Pilot grants provide early-stage cardiac research funding [View Image] Gifts at work
12th & Marshall, Winter 2020-21 issue [View Image] 12th & Marshall
Equity scholarships propel pipeline programs to next level [View Image] 12th & Marshall
The publication recognized VCU Medical Center as high-performing in cancer; cardiology and heart surgery; gastroenterology and GI surgery; orthopedics and urology in its annual hospital rankings.
The sheer volume of overdoses makes the need for a program like this unprecedented. “We’re witnessing a pandemic within a pandemic.”
The governor’s tour featured stops inside several classroom and laboratory spaces, where he met with students, faculty and leaders from the university and health system.
The results of the study, published this month, show several areas of significantly lower vaccination coverage, including predominantly rural localities.
A study by researchers, including Dr. Bassam Dahman from VCU School of Medicine, found that vaccination provided patients with cirrhosis 100% protection against hospitalization and death from COVID-19 28 days after their first dose.
It is spreading rapidly across the United States and is more infectious than the original strain of the virus.
VCU Health infectious disease expert Michael Stevens explains what we know so far.
July 15 is the deadline to provide your COVID-19 vaccine documentation or submit an exemption request to University Student Health Services.
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White Coat Ceremony 2019
The Class of 2023's 184 students were welcomed to the MCV Campus with an orientation week that began with Roll Call and culminated in the White Coat Ceremony where they heard from keynote speaker Clifford L. Deal, M'00, H'05. Photo credit: Kevin Morley, VCU University Marketing