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UVA to Lead Statewide ‘Biocomplexity Initiative’

August 8, 2018 | 12:08 am
Chris Barrett, a leader in developing methods and collaborations to achieve understanding of highly complex systems is coming to UVA.

At the Intersection of Teachers, Stress and Guns

August 8, 2018 | 12:08 am
In the wake of the mass murder at a Florida high school, some suggest training and arming teachers with firearms will deter attacks. UVA associate professor Patricia Jennings, an expert in teacher stress, shares her views.

Death on the Decline: Law Professor’s Book Probes the Drop in Capital Punishment

August 8, 2018 | 12:08 am
The death penalty in the United States is on the decline. A UVA law professor’s new book explains why.

As Immunotherapy Ramps Up, Chemist Wins $600,000 Early Career Grant

August 8, 2018 | 12:08 am
Developing therapies to strengthen the immune system against cancer and other deadly diseases is a growing strength at UVA. Chemist Ken Hsu is part of the effort.

This UVA Doctor Led Creation of the New Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines

May 31, 2018 | 12:05 am
Dr. Andrew Wolf led the way for the American Cancer Society’s groundbreaking recommendation that colorectal cancer screenings begin at age 45 instead of 50.

Study Finds Teen Stress May Have Health Consequences Later in Life

May 31, 2018 | 12:05 am
In 1998, researchers at UVA began following a regular sample of Charlottesville middle schoolers to see how they handled stress. Now fully grown, those who regularly mishandled scabrous situations may be aging prematurely.

Initiatives Help UVA Grow Sponsored Research by 10 Percent This Year

May 31, 2018 | 12:05 am
Research funding growth is trending upward as UVA invests in its enterprise.