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Teaching hospital partner Flether Allen Health Care is:

  • A Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Home to Vermont Children's Hospital
  • Host for 17 residency and 25 fellowship programs
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Through Fletcher Allen Health Care, our teaching hospital partner, our faculty physicians translate the latest advances in science to provide quality care for patients, while teaching and mentoring the next generation of physicians and health care providers.

Eileen Whalen, M.H.A., R.N.


Fletcher Allen Health Care Names New President and Chief Operating Officer

Fletcher Allen Health Care announced today that it has appointed   Eileen Whalen, M.H.A., R.N., to the position of president and chief operating officer effective early 2015.  The appointment was made following a national search.

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Gilman Allen, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine


Allen’s Study Focuses on Eradicating Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections

Even in 2014, one of the best practices hospitals can encourage in their medical and surgical intensive care units may be proper hand washing.

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Robert Williams, M.D.


Williams Explores Link between Spinal Anesthesia in Infants and Later Cognitive Function

How might anesthesia at a very young age affect children as they grow up? University of Vermont (UVM) Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Robert Williams, M.D., and colleagues, developed a database that compares spinal anesthesia response data from more than 2,500 Vermont babies with ...

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