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Study Finds Teen Stress May Have Health Consequences Later in Life

January 9, 2018 | 11:04 pm
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

January 3, 2018 | 11:02 pm
Research funding growth is trending upward as UVA invests in its enterprise.

UVA Study Focuses on ‘Speed Bumps’ Protecting Against Alzheimer’s Disease

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
UVA researchers are focusing on a little-understood villain in the Alzheimer’s progression: extracellular tau oligomers, which appear to influence events within brain cells.

5 Myths That Inhibit School Turnaround

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
Curry School of Education professor Coby Meyers shares insights from his new book about the myths that hinder efforts to rapidly improve low-performing schools.

UVA Psychologist Calls Reading ‘Miraculous.’ His New Book Explains Why

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
In “The Reading Mind,” cognitive psychologist Daniel Willingham shows reading is more than decoding letters and words. The mind enters an unfathomable world where context is everything.

Strategic Grant to Boost Research Opportunities for Graduate Nursing Students

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
The grant from the Board of Visitors’ Strategic Investment Fund will make cutting-edge research a more prominent part of the education of nursing master’s students.

Whitaker Fellowships Propel Research Careers of Four Promising UVA Grads

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
The biomedical engineering graduates, who all plan to pursue doctorates, will spend a year pursuing research opportunities around the globe.

Bold UVA Research Could End Lung Shortages, Save Lives of Recipients

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
The National Institutes of Health are investing more than $8.6 million in several promising areas of UVA research related to lung transplants that could make a major difference in patients’ lives.

UVA Reverses Depression Symptoms in Mice Using Probiotics

December 21, 2017 | 11:02 pm
The researchers have identified a biological process responsible for the probiotic’s effect on mood. Based on this, they believe the findings should hold true in people.