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EVMS Magazine 5.3 2012/2013

EVMS Magazine

The award-winning EVMS Magazine is published three times per year. View the enhanced online content below. Find additional photos, information, and related information. Thanks for reading.

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Issue 5.3 2012/13

The award-winning EVMS Magazine is published four times per year — including a digital-only summer issue. A PDF version of the print edition is available for download here, along with bonus content not available in print. You can also view the enhanced online content below. Thanks for reading.

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Issue Features

Harry Lester, leaving his mark

Leaving his mark: The campus bids farewell to Harry Lester, who left EVMS in April. Read this story. pdf_small‌‌

Eight years after assuming the role, Harry Lester ended his tenure as President at EVMS, leaving his mark on the school and setting it on a path for long-term vitality.

Watch regional leaders pay tribute to Mr. Lester.

Mr. Lester's parting thoughts on his time as president.

‌‌Healing Hampton Roads

Healing Hampton Roads: how a transformational gift will expand community service at EVMS and transform the region's health. Read this story. pdf_small

Thanks to the generosity of one of the region's most philanthropic families, the M. Foscue Brock Institute for Community and Global Health will integrate EVMS' clinical, research and educational programs so as to impact specific health priorities in the region.


The game of residency: everybody plays, not everybody wins. Read this story. evmsmag-5.1-ultrasound

The need for medical care is surging in the U.S. Medical schools have responded by educating more doctors. But there is a big problem: A lack of growth in residency training positions is hampering efforts to ease the doctor shortage.


News & Around Campus

EVMS was honored for its economic impact on the region. Hear what community leaders have to say about the impact of EVMS. 

Cytomegalovirus is the common virus most have never heard of. Read the stories of Polly, Rosemary and Vanessa's experiences with CMV.
EVMS graduated its largest MD and School of Health Professions programs to date. Check out the excitement that was commencement 2013.

EVMS specialty physicians bring advances from their own area of expertise to the collective field of cosmetic procedures and medicine. Find out more by visiting EVMS Medical Group


Check out the many volunteer opportunities for EVMS alumni.

Upcoming Events


EVMS Charity Golf Classic


MD Alumni Reunion

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