Mutcheson joined the medical school in 2016 as director of assessment and program evaluation after earning his Ph.D. in educational research and evaluation with a dual focus on applied statistics and measurement from Virginia Tech.
There was one more thing Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine student Ray Chang wanted to do before he graduated in May — take an international medical rotation in Taiwan, the country where his family is from originally.
The integrated Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia, which includes Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic as partners, has been awarded the grant to advance innovative ideas from the point of discovery to implementation in clinical practice and population health.
Learman currently serves as the senior associate dean for academic affairs and the senior associate dean for graduate medical education at the Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine. He will begin his new role on July 1.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine students will try to win back their title against a team of Carilion Clinic residents, attending physicians, and Jefferson College of Health Sciences students in the seventh annual Docs for Morgan basketball challenge.
Each evening of the Mini Medical School will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and include both talks and interactive activities. The series will conclude with a celebration and the awarding of certificates. Spaces are limited.
David O’Neil’s quest for the big picture has served him well. The second-year student at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine finds that his meticulous study habits often help bring to light new ways of thinking about problems.
In keeping with its mission to deliver an integrated medical education experience for students, the Department of Basic Science Education at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine recently recruited five new faculty members with a variety of academic expertise.
John Unkel will give a lecture examining how the medical and dental professions have evolved in the past 100 years. The lecture will be held at 6 p.m. on Jan. 9 at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine.
Through the contributions of nearly 1,550 faculty and staff, we are excited to announce that we exceeded our 2018 Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign goal of $375,000. We raised a total of $379,431. Many thanks to each and everyone who supported this year’s campaign.
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic investigates how to build tissue for human use to repair organs damaged by disease and injury. She will give a lecture at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC in Roanoke.
In her role as an assistant professor in VTCSOM's Department of Basic Science Education, the three-time Hokie, veterinary pathologist, and researcher will teach medical students as well as conduct translational research in inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer.
In Fralin’s vision of the future, an academic health center fueled by world-class research will transform the Roanoke Valley and create a robust economy that will enhance the lives of residents for decades to come.