Strengthening Local Community Care
VCU Health’s bold vision for world-class patient care is taking shape throughout the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck.
Fostering Community Collaboration with Health Equity Programs
A Massey grant program is engaging Richmond-area communities on cancer education and providing opportunities for screenings and caregiver support.
Hypertension Change Agents
A new pilot program will teach Richmond area students about why blood pressure is important, how to take readings and how to interpret the readings.
Dentistry Ethics Course Teaches Local History of Disparities
Under the leadership of Carlos Smith, D.D.S., M.Div., a required ethics course for second-year dentistry students aims to ensure graduates enter the profession understanding historic dynamics affecting trust and equitable access to care.
Easing the Burdens of a World-Class Education
One couple hopes their bequest will ease the burden of debt for medical students at VCU.
Health in History: How Combat Care Inspired Innovations off the Battlefield
A new scholarly book edited by the CEO of VCU Health System discusses how combat casualty care has transformed and saved lives on and off the battlefield.
Exploring Liver’s Link to Greater Health
One VCU Health researcher is leading a global effort to better understand the essential role the liver plays in overall health and how a significant portion of the U.S. and global population is at risk for liver disease.
2022 Annual Awards Ceremony
The MCV Foundation hosted its Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens in June to recognize new lifetime honorary trustees and honor recipients of four special awards.
Grant Supports New Program to Reduce Disparities in Maternal Deaths from Domestic Violence
A $1.5 million grant establishes a new program focusing on prenatal maternal health in Richmond and rural communities in Virginia.
A New Ray of Hope
A new endowed chair will advance research and treatments for pancreatic cancer at VCU Massey Cancer Center.
$2.4M Raised to Honor Dr. Ken Ellenbogen, ‘A Legend in the Field’ of Cardiology
More than $2.4 million was raised over the past year to establish the Kenneth A. Ellenbogen Chair in Cardiology at VCU Health.