Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine remembrance wall will honor charter class member Caroline Osborne
In one of her personal statements to medical school, Caroline described herself as a “quilt of many colors” because of all of her interests and strengths. During her third year of medical school she was diagnosed with aggressive melanoma.
Unique curriculum for new medical students underscores meaning of white coat
The white coat — certainly one of the most-recognized and revered symbols of the medical profession. For many medical students, their first time donning that crisp, white jacket with their name neatly embroidered on the front shows the world that after much hard work, they finally made it to medical school.
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.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine receives diversity award
INSIGHT into Diversity magazine honored the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine with a 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award.
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.
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. ...
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.
From the Dean
Dean Cynda Johnson welcomes students and talks about how a medical school is started.
- The Roanoke Times (Oct 4): Brazilian doctor talks Zika at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
- WSLS-10 (Oct 3): Medical school brings Brazilian infectious disease doctor to Roanoke
- The Roanoke Times (Sep 23): Arts and Extras: Medical school art show contemplates valley's health in photographs