Medical student receives Fulbright to study the treatment of opiate addiction at Canadian supervised injection facility
A rising third-year student at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine will embark on a year-long Fulbright study this fall, using his medical training and his background in public health towards the goal of addressing the growing problem of opioid addiction.
Exhibit to showcase photography in pursuit of public health
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine’s fall 2016 art exhibit will feature photography that documents the range and depth of everyday factors that influence our population’s health, factors such as weather, environment, and natural influences.
Our Valley: A Healthy Place to Live?
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine is issuing an open call for photography to feature in its upcoming exhibition, Our Valley: A Healthy Place to Live?, Photography in the pursuit of public health, which will document the extraordinary range and depth of everyday factors that influence our population’s health, while stimulating us to consider ways in which we can improve health.
New class at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine selected from record number of applicants
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine had a challenge selecting the 42 students who would enter this year—a good kind of challenge for a relatively new school to have. The applicant pool for the Class of 2020, at 4,611, was the largest in the school’s seven year history.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine dean honored with national awards for professional leadership, service
Cynda Johnson, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, won two national awards this spring.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine graduates third class
Amidst much fanfare and regalia, 41 students of the Class of 2016 graduated from the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Saturday. This was the school’s third class to graduate.
The Class of 2016 at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine celebrates Match Day. Each of the 41 fourth-year students learned they had matched with one of their requested residency programs, including three who will be commissioned into the military. Matches included some of the county's most prestigious programs. ...
Members of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine present findings of their research during the annual VTCSOM Medical Student Research Symposium held at the school. As one of four value domains, research is an important part of every student’s experience at the school and begins in their first year ...
Multiple Mini-Interview process helps select the best future physicians
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine uses a nontraditional method of assessing prospective students' potential—the Multiple Mini-Interview, or MMI for short.
Patient-centered learning promotes compassion, empathy, humanism
Room 106, a small auditorium that serves as a venue for lectures and special presentations, is home to an important weekly occurrence for students called Keith’s wrap-up.
From the Dean
Dean Cynda Johnson welcomes students and talks about how a medical school is started.