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Virginia LeBaron sits on a bench outside the UVA School of Nursing.
$3.4 Million to Better Manage Pain

The School of Nursing's Virginia LeBaron has received a $3.4 million grant to expand her work to use smart sensors to help patients with cancer better manage pain.

Key players in our Center for Engineering in Medicine: Dr. Jeffrey Holmes, professor of Biomedical Engineering and Medicine; Julie Ann Radlinski, senior research program officer; and Dr. Mark Sochor, vice chairman for research, Emergency Medicine, and medical director of the Center for Applied Biomechanics.
Meet Our Center for Engineering in Medicine

The physical proximity of the School of Medicine to UVA's School of Engineering is a tremendous asset for us, especially as the overlap between medicine and engineering grows by the year. (For example, I've already told you about our Duchenne muscular dystrophy project.) To capitalize on that proximity -- and…