Brandy Sweeney

Brandy is the manager of online marketing at the Health System. She completed her undergraduate degree in journalism at University of Florida. Brandy worked in print, television and digital communications prior to completing her MA in interactive media at Elon University. She enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her husband, son and dog.

Posts by Brandy Sweeney

Battle Building: Doctor Visits Made Easier for Kids

Laura Robinson is beyond excited.

As a mother whose son has multiple medical needs, she cannot wait until the Battle Building at UVA Children’s Hospital opens in June.

“It is just going to be wonderful to go to one place and have everybody under the same roof in an awesome new facility….

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Super Foods: 20 Nutritious Foods

If you’re like me, you spend a great deal of time and energy thinking about what you want to eat, what you think you should eat and even what you know you shouldn’t eat. And all the online diet plans, recipe tutorials, meal-planning guides and weight-loss tips can quickly…

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Heart-Smart Shopping: Fish Counter Facts (VIDEO)

Today we visit the fish section of the supermarket in our Heart-Smart Shopping Video Series.

We’ve all heard that fish is good for our hearts, but why?

In this video, Teller Stalfort, registered dietitian with UVA’s Heart and Vascular Center, tours the fish department, teaching us:

  • What types of fish to choose
  • The unique nutritional benefits of…
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