Welcome to a legacy of leading health care more than 175 years in the making. We push the limits of what’s possible in medicine and health so we can provide the most comprehensive, safest and highest-quality care.
From our hospitals and clinics to our health sciences schools and research, we develop the knowledge, people and medicine to make healthy happen for our community and beyond.
We are VCU Health.
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 Health 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.
After an extensive national search, Elias Neujahr has been named the first CEO of Children's Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, effective Dec. 3.
Between the Virginia Commonwealth University Wellness Resource Center, the VCU Health Injury Violence and Prevention Program and other university departments, the campus community is taking a well-rounded approach to highlight services, options and opportunities for students and faculty during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
At a petite 5 feet 2 inches, Paula Ferrada, M.D., might not appear physically formidable. The medical director of the Surgical and Trauma Intensive Care Unit at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center fondly remembers a comment by a patient's father that reminded her of her slight stature.
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 Health.