Three Fine AAAS Fellows

November 30, 2018

Congratulations to Douglas DeSimone, PhD, chairman of our Department of Cell Biology; Wladek Minor, PhD, of the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics; and Lukas Tamm, PhD, chairman of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, on their election to the rank… Read More

A Recognition of Great Work on Macular Degeneration

September 1, 2018

Congratulations to our Jayakrishna Ambati, MD, who has received the 2018 RPB David F. Weeks Award for Outstanding Research in the field of age-related macular degeneration. The condition is a leading cause of vision loss in people age 50… Read More

One of 2017’s Top 10 Clinical Research Achievements!

April 18, 2018

Here’s a well-earned recognition: Our Daniel “Trey” Lee’s pioneering work in battling pediatric leukemia has been honored as one of 2017’s top 10 Clinical Research Achievements by the Clinical Research Forum.

Dr. Lee’s research weaponizes immune cells, known as T… Read More

Focused Ultrasound Work Earns Jeff Elias Innovator of the Year!

February 1, 2018

The UVA Licensing & Ventures Group has named Dr. Jeff Elias the Edlich-Henderson Innovator of the Year for his pioneering work with focused ultrasound. The award recognizes a UVA faculty member whose work is making a major impact on… Read More