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In Memoriam: Dr. Richard F. Edlich

UVA Today
January 14, 2014

Dr. Richard F. Edlich, an award-winning physician and pioneer in wound care at the University of Virginia, died Dec. 25 in Brush Prairie, Wash. He was 74.

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Virginia Innovation Partnership Awards $800,000 to University Research Projects

UVA Today
January 7, 2014

A statewide network designed to accelerate innovation and economic growth has awarded $800,000 to 18 university research projects in Virginia.

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Using Tablets, Telemedicine to Speed Stroke Treatment

UVA Today
January 6, 2014

A University of Virginia Health System team is working with local rescue squads to diagnose stroke patients before they reach the hospital, enabling more patients to receive lifesaving treatment and have a full recovery.

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Social Entrepreneurship Concept Wins 2013 U.Va. Entrepreneurship Cup

"Chitenges 4 Change" offers practical solution to major problem in developing world
UVAToday
November 26, 2013

Four student teams divvied up $40,000 in prize money Friday at the University of Virginia Entrepreneurship Cup – three of them for plans that could improve the health of millions of people.

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Curry School’s Marcia Invernizzi is 2013 Innovator of the Year


April 17, 2013

Invernizzi’s innovative PALS assessments and teaching tools are used in six countries and all 50 states to identify and educate young children at risk of becoming poor readers.

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W. Mark Crowell, left, receives the 2013 Bayh-Dole Award from Todd T. Sherer.

U.Va.’s Mark Crowell Receives Top Technology Transfer Honor


March 7, 2013

The Association of University Technology Managers presented Crowell with the Bayh-Dole Award in honor of his lifetime contributions to advancing academic innovations.

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Erik Hewlett, M.D.

U.Va. Innovator Receives State’s Outstanding Faculty Award


January 30, 2013

University of Virginia School of Medicine professor Dr. Erik Hewlett, chair of the Licensing & Ventures Group Board of Directors, has received the state’s highest honor for college faculty.

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Entrepreneurship Cup

Participate in the U.Va. Entrepreneurship Cup


October 25, 2012

The Entrepreneurship Cup is a business-concept competition open to all U.Va. undergrads, grad students and post-docs. Submit your concept, and you could win up to $20,000!

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OpenGrounds Video

OpenGrounds Teams Up With Vonage

Courtesy of OpenGrounds
October 15, 2012

The University of Virginia and Vonage are teaming up to challenge U.Va. students to invent the next evolution of social messaging. Watch the video:

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Virginia Introduces Statewide Innovation Partnership with U.S. Department of Commerce

U.Va. Today
September 19, 2012

The University of Virginia will participate in a new statewide network designed to accelerate innovation and economic growth.

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