Patient care

Our award-winning physicians and Magnet-designated nursing staff are at the forefront of health care, providing patients with the most progressive treatments and medical technology available.


Our five health sciences schools offer undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, as well as residencies and fellowships.


VCU researchers are committed to advancing our knowledge of the world around us and improving our overall quality of life — one groundbreaking discovery after another.

Medical expertise

VCU Medical Center offers state-of-the-art care in more than 200 specialty areas, many of national and international note. Learn about some of our featured specialties below or view the full list.

Medical center news

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$17 Million award allows VCU, partners to improve clinical trials for traumatic brain injury

Researchers at VCU are part of a public-private partnership funded by the Department of Defense to improve clinical trials in the hope of successfully treating traumatic brain injury, which affects athletes, soldiers and millions of others.


Powhatan County Harvest Fest 'Trunk-O-Treats' benefits VCU sickle cell program

The ninth annual Powhatan County Harvest Fest "Trunk-O-Treats" will be held on Friday, October 31, from 5 p.m. to midnight at the Powhatan County Fairgrounds, 4042 Anderson Highway.


VCU Pauley Heart Center to participate in American College of Cardiology's Patient Navigator Program

VCU Medical Center recently announced its participation in an American College of Cardiology (ACC) program aimed at reducing heart attack and heart failure readmission rates and improving overall patient care.


Alumni and friends

VCU offers a multitude of ways for alumni and friends to stay connected with the university and to help support the hospital and health sciences schools as well as the vital research taking place at VCU Medical Center.