VCU receives $104M gift for liver research
Donation from Dr. R. Todd Stravitz, foundation is largest in university's history
Dr. Richard Todd Stravitz and his family’s Barbara Brunckhorst Foundation gave an unprecedented $104 million donation to Virginia Commonwealth University to support liver research, VCU President Michael Rao announced Tuesday
Navy selects Leidos for $82M medical study contract
Company to study warfighter performance and operational medicine
Leidos Holdings Inc., a Reston-based defense, aviation, information technology and biomedical research company, has been selected by Naval Medical Logistics Command to continue studying warfighter performance and operational medicine in
U.Va. researcher: COVID-19 drug appears to not work well for diabetics
Dexamethasone was given to President Trump during virus bout
A University of Virginia physicist researching a drug that can save severely ill COVID-19 patients’ lives has discovered that it may not work well on diabetics, the U.Va. Health System
Carilion Clinic generated more than $3.2B in 2018, study shows
The health care system employed more than 13,000 in the same year.
Roanoke-based Carilion Clinic generated more than $3.2 billion in economic impact and approximately 24,000 jobs in Virginia in 2018, according to a Carilion-commissioned study released Wednesday from the University of
Cigna names mid-Atlantic market medical executive
Dr. Vaishali Geib has worked 20 years in Virginia’s medical industry.
Cigna has named Dr. Vaishali Geib as medical executive for its mid-Atlantic market, which covers Virginia, the District of Columbia and Maryland, the global health services company announced Friday. In