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


The Epitome of Heroin’s Addictive Power

Dr. Christopher Holstege,  Chief of the Division of Medical Toxicology, shares: There are numerous stories associated with heroin and many blur together. However, one that haunts me was a 17-year-old girl who presented to the ED...

addicts face the consequences