What is VCU Medical Center?
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center is the overarching name for VCU’s entire medical enterprise, including its hospitals and clinical care facilities; health sciences schools; and medical research.
This combination of exceptional patient care, education and research has made it one of the nation's leading academic medical centers.
Our five health sciences schools offer undergraduate, graduate and professional programs — including three graduate programs ranked among the top 10 in the country — as well as residencies and fellowships.
VCU is among the top 200 research universities worldwide. Our researchers are committed to advancing our knowledge of the world around us and improving our overall quality of life — one groundbreaking discovery after another.
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.
On Wednesday, approximately 60 guests at the Virginia Commonwealth University James W. and Frances G. McGlothlin Medical Education Center were the first to view a new 30-second television ad promoting the state's back-to-school enrollment campaign for the Family Access to Medical Insurance Security program.
Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center researchers at the VCU Center for the Study of Tobacco Products (CSTP) have developed the first-ever, evidence-based model that can predict with up to 90 percent accuracy the amount of nicotine emitted by an electronic cigarette.
VCU study shows majority of Medicaid beneficiaries receive care consistent with the patient-centered medical home model
The majority of Medicaid beneficiaries feel that the medical care they receive is patient-centered, accessible and well-coordinated between primary care providers and specialists, according to a Virginia Commonwealth University-led study.
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.