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Community Medical School

Designed to share the medical learning experience with our greater community, Community Medical School is a public lecture series featuring relevant topics presented by University of Vermont College of Medicine/University of Vermont Medical Center faculty experienced with delivering scientific information in an engaging, easy-to-understand manner.

Thank you for a successful Spring 2016 series! To view videos, slides and resource information from the Spring 2016 presentations and other past lectures, visit the Community Medical School Archives Page. Below are the upcoming Fall 2016 dates and topics.

September 6 - Prostate Health and Cancer

Scott Perrapato, D.O., Associate Professor of Surgery and Robotic Surgery Division Director at the UVM Medical Center

October 4 - The State of Opioid Addication in Vermont: Treatment & Research

Stephen Leffler, M.D., Professor of Surgery and Chief Medical Officer at the UVM Medical Center; Charles MacLean, M.D., Professor of Medicine; and Patricia Fisher, M.D., Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Director of Family Medicine Services at the UVM Medical Center

November 1 - The Dengue Fever Vaccine: How It Can Help Us Defend Against the Zika Virus

Sean Diehl, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, and Kristen Pierce, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Infectious Disease Fellowship Training Program at the UVM Medical Center

December 6 - Genomic Medicine in Vermont

Debra Leonard, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Pathology

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