Researcher Highlight Q&A: Eric Houpt, MD, Studies Our Microbial World
Eric Houpt, MD, works on diagnostic tests that are accurate and fast to improve treatment options and outcomes for illnesses like diarrhea and tuberculosis.
Should Sports Physicals Include Heart Screenings for Young Athletes?
Researchers at UVA Health Children's examine if sports physical heart screenings can prevent the rare, but devastating, sudden cardiac arrest in young athletes.
For 3 Years Running: UVA Health Children’s Ranked Virginia’s #1
UVA Health Children's ranks #1 in Virginia for the 3rd year in a row. See our 9 nationally ranked specialties.
Uncovering the Cause of Epilepsy From the Ultrarare Neurological Condition GNAO1
A UVA Children’s pediatric neurologist developed an international registry to find answers.
Why & When Transcatheter Occlusion Is Optimal Treatment for Select Neonates With CLD of Prematurity
This retrospective study provides the framework to determine which infants with CLD of prematurity benefit from transcatheter occlusion for ASD or PDA.
Beyond Standard Hearing Tests for Children With Autism, Down Syndrome
UVA Health audiologists developed a novel approach to detect hearing loss in children with developmental delays. No ABR assessment required.
Every Minute Matters: How UVA Health Will Streamline Organ Acceptance Practices
An analytical scorecard will help doctors make heart transplant decisions better and faster.
Advanced Pediatric Endoscopic Airway Surgery
New endoscopic techniques help children with rare airway conditions avoid lengthy, painful recoveries.
Healing Hearts at Home: UVA Children’s Program Boosts Outcomes & Quality of Life
Pushing the boundaries of a digital home monitoring program delivers improved outcomes for children with complex single ventricle defects.
UVA Children’s Teams Up With 2 Virginia Hospitals to Expand Access to Expert Congenital Heart Surgery Care
In this unique collaboration, all three hospitals are conducting complex open-heart surgery in children.