Erica Gregory

Erica is a web producer who works with members of the marketing team, Health System and outside contractors to create interactive content, images and video for the web. After completing a degree in communication from SUNY Geneseo, she dabbled in the world of small business and logistics. At Indiana University for graduate school, she earned a master’s in journalism while interning in the web department for the Indiana Pacers. In her free time, Erica enjoys watching reality television, sipping on a cheap glass of wine and traveling with her husband and their dog, Juneau.

Posts by Erica Gregory

How Social Media Helped a UVA Kidney Transplant Patient

When Tory Kemp found out he would need a kidney transplant, a friend of his posted Kemp's story on Facebook. Nikki Ward saw the post and immediately responded. She and Kemp had gone to a Virginia Beach area high school and although they knew of each other, the two ran in different circles. Now, a few decades after graduating, their paths would cross again. More »

2015 in Review: Erica’s Favorites

It’s always so crazy to think back on the year that has passed and all of the work we have done. We have told countless stories of incredible patient care, launched a brand new blog design and had a pretty good time doing it! I have now been working…

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From NICU to College: One Girl’s Journey

As soon as she gave birth to her daughter, Michelle Tucker knew something was wrong. Just days after Savannah was born, she was airlifted to the University of Virginia Medical Center and underwent her first of many surgeries. Physicians told Michelle and her husband Michael that their newborn baby…

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month at UVA

Most people recognize October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But maybe it should be September in Charlottesville. Every Labor Day weekend, 3,500 women run or walk four miles to raise money for UVA breast cancer prevention services, including mammograms for uninsured and low-income women. Along the way, they hear…

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