Spotlight on Schuyler Wong, EMT

Schuyler Wong is a busy guy, doing everything he can to support the Charlottesville community and combat the opioid crisis. He’s an EMS provider, serves on the training committee for the local rescue squad, works...

Schuyler Wong, EMS at the UVA Health System and local hero against the opioid crisis

Spotlight on Dr. Christopher Holstege

Current data demonstrates a marked rise in deaths related to poisoning within the Commonwealth of Virginia. This rise is attributed, in part, to both prescription opioid drugs and to a recent marked increase in heroin...

Doctor Holstege UVAHS


Spotlight on Charlie Smith, EMS

Charlie Smith is a volunteer EMS paramedic care provider and new medic preceptor with Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad (CARS). He assists patients needing emergency healthcare and helps to transport them to our local hospitals, UVA Emergency...

Charlie Smith, volunteer EMS paramedic with CARS