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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New research findings may lead to better treatment plans for HIV patients coinfected with hepatitis C

Using a combination antiretroviral therapy to treat HIV patients coinfected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) not only effectively treats HIV, but also results in reduced HCV replication, according to a multi-center study published this week in Science Translational Medicine.

07-22-2014

Professor speaks at congressional briefing on research budget cuts

Shobha Ghosh, Ph.D., associate chair for research in the Department of Internal Medicine at VCU Medical Center, was one of five featured speakers on Capitol Hill last week discussing the need for medical research funding.

07-21-2014

Study reveals new information about the genes and biological pathways involved in schizophrenia

An international team of researchers has identified more than 100 locations in the human genome associated with the risk of an individual developing schizophrenia, according to a study published online in the journal Nature this week.

07-21-2014

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.