Inova in the News
Inova’s Heart and Vascular Institute Pioneers New Implantable Monitoring Device for Heart Failure Patients
Paul A. Gurbel, MD, is board certified in interventional cardiology, internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. He is director of Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine Research at the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and adjunct professor of medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. Read […]
Friday, February 05, 2016 10:59:59 AM

Nationally Recognized Leader in Breast Surgery Joins Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute
  FALLS CHURCH, VA – February 5, 2016 – Nationally recognized and dedicated breast surgeon Stephanie Akbari, MD, recently joined the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute (Inova Schar Cancer Institute) Breast Program, Inova Medical Group Breast Surgery, and the Inova Fairfax Hospital Department as the Director of the Applied Surgical Technology Center. The mission […]
Friday, February 05, 2016 7:00:21 AM

Inova Dermatologist Helps Local Students Win Sun-Shade Grant to Improve Sun Safety and Prevent Melanoma
Suraj S. Venna, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center. He has a particular interest in the prevention, detection and treatment of melanoma. Read Dr. Venna’s profile. Running around outside is one of the best parts of being a kid. But when children don’t have a place […]
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 2:37:25 PM

Inova Loudoun Hospital Foundation and Middleburg Community Center Offering Education Session On Music Therapy
Leesburg, VA – January 29, 2016 – Inova Loudoun Hospital Foundation and the Middleburg Community Center are partnering to bring to the community an interactive discussion on Medical Music Therapy and the impact it has on patients with stroke, Alzheimer’s and other diseases.  The event is Wednesday, February 17 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the […]
Friday, January 29, 2016 7:00:21 AM

Cancellations, Closings and Delays for Inova Due to January 2016 Winter Storm
Updated as of January 26, 2016, 1 p.m.:  The National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington DC recorded up to 30″+ due to the blizzard from Friday, January 22, at 3 p.m. until January 24 at 6 a.m., 2016. As always, Inova hospitals and emergency care centers will be open 24/7. We will post any cancellations, closings or […]
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 6:00:52 AM

Inova’s Partnership with Great Falls Lacrosse and Field Hockey Association Provides Comprehensive Care for Youth Athletes
Washington DC – January 25, 2016 – A newly formed relationship between Inova Sports Medicine and the Great Falls Lacrosse and Field Hockey Association (GFLA) aims to provide personalized, comprehensive care within the community.  GFLA is a youth organization in the Northern Virginia area for athletes from age 4 through high school.  The program aims to […]
Monday, January 25, 2016 4:25:21 PM

Inova Sports Medicine and Great Falls Soccer Club Partner to Bring Personalized Care to Athletes
Washington DC – January 25, 2016 – Inova Sports Medicine and Great Falls Soccer Club (GFSC) are pleased to announce a recently formed relationship for the 2016 season.  GFSC is a youth soccer organization in the Northern Virginia area for athletes from age 3 to 18. The program aims to provide a wholesome, well-organized environment in […]
Monday, January 25, 2016 4:11:06 PM

Winter Storm Jonas Wallops Blood Collection
All blood types needed to replenish depleted supply Falls Church, VA – January 25, 2016 – Inova Blood Donor Services has issued a call for eligible blood donors to visit their local fixed site blood donor centers to donate blood and/or platelets as soon as possible. Donors may schedule an appointment, or find a donor center […]
Monday, January 25, 2016 3:48:50 PM

Inova Embraces Obama Administration “Moonshot” to Cure Cancer Initiative by Naming Thomas P. Conrads, PhD, to Cancer Research Team
FALLS CHURCH, VA – January 21, 2016 – At last week’s State of the Union address, President Obama brought renewed resolve to the fight to cure cancer, acknowledging that the scientific community is on the brink of significant break-throughs. He called for additional research, more funding, and collaboration among health systems, academic research institutions, private industry, […]
Thursday, January 21, 2016 7:00:48 AM

David Bowie and Liver Cancer: Bringing Awareness to the Disease and Promising New Treatments on the Horizon
Timothy L. Cannon, MD, is board certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine. His specialty is managing gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Cannon emphasizes personalized care for his patients and is interested in pharmacogenomics as well as using technology to improve patients’ access to care. Read Dr. Cannon’s profile. Entertainment legend David Bowie’s death from liver […]
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 2:10:18 PM

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