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.

Education

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

Research

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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VCU Medical Center earns first designation in the state as a Lung Cancer Screening Center

VCU Medical Center has been designated as the first and only Lung Cancer Screening Center in Virginia by the American College of Radiology.

09-01-2014

Promising new cancer therapy uses molecular 'Trash Man' to exploit a common cancer defense

While many scientists are trying to prevent the onset of a cancer defense mechanism known as autophagy, researchers at VCU Massey Cancer Center are leveraging it in a new therapy that causes the process to culminate in cell death rather than survival.

08-27-2014

Planning a better future for people with autism

In the world of special education, transition is the move from school to adult life. For most of us that move can be awkward, but for people with disabilities - particularly autism - it is especially complex.

08-25-2014

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.