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Kathryn Schlosser, Class of 2015


UVM College of Medicine Match Day Challenge Exceeds $100,000 in Donations

The University of Vermont College of Medicine’s Medical Alumni Executive Committee’s (AEC) first-ever “2015 Match Challenge” fundraising campaign – held from March 1 through 20 in conjunction with Match Day on March 20, 2015 – was a huge success, raising more than $100,000 for the College of Medicine Fund.

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Susan Lakoski, M.D.


Lakoski JAMA Oncology Study Links Mid-life Fitness with Cancer Incidence and Survival

A study by University of Vermont Cancer Center researcher and clinician Susan Lakoski, M.D., and colleagues has found that higher levels of mid-life fitness provide a mortality benefit in older age even in the setting of a cancer diagnosis. Their findings appear in the March 26, 2015 edition of JAMA Oncology.

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Wolfgang Dostmann, Ph.D.


Dostmann Contributes to Nature Study that Identifies Missing “Culprit” in Heart Failure

Nearly six million Americans are living with heart failure, a condition that occurs when the heart muscle cannot pump enough blood, rendering it unable to meet the body’s needs for blood and oxygen. New research by investigators at Johns Hopkins University and several U.S. and international institutions, including the University ...

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UVM Named One of "10 Best Colleges to Study Health Professions"

The University of Vermont has been ranked among the “10 Best Colleges to Study Health Professions” for its number of quality majors within the field, small class sizes and collaborative learning with professors, and high salaries following graduation and at the mid-career level.


CVRI Hosts Harvard’s Loscalzo, First Sobel Visiting Professor, March 26-27

The Cardiovascular Research Institute of Vermont welcomed Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D., to the University of Vermont on March 26 & 27, 2015 as the inaugural Sobel Visiting Professor.


CichoskiKelly Joins AAMC Advisory Committee on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity

Eileen CichoskiKelly, Ph.D., has a longstanding interest in creating better healthcare outcomes for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered and questioning youth, so when the opportunity arose to help medical professionals develop new ways to care for and communicate with this population, she grabbed it. Last month, the Association ...

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