What is VCU Medical Center?
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center is the overarching name for VCU’s entire medical enterprise and conceptually integrates VCU’s hospitals and clinical care facilities; health sciences schools; and medical research. This combination of exceptional patient care, world-class education and trailblazing research has propelled it to take its spot among the nation’s leading academic medical centers.
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 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.
VCU Medical Center presents its free educational seminar series this fall featuring experts who provide important health information and answer questions on a variety of current topics in health care.
Prior to driving at lightning-fast speeds and cheering on family members at the Nationwide Series race in Richmond last week, two NASCAR drivers and a prominent driver's mother took a moment to slow down and visit VCU Medical Center and Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU.
The Integrative Human Microbiome Project Research Consortium, led by three cross-disciplinary teams from Virginia Commonwealth University, the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, and Stanford University, is collecting multi-omic data about the human microbiome.
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.