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Med Mentors Introduce High School Students to the Field of Medicine

Local high school students contemplating a career in medicine recently had a sneak peek at the field during a full-day event hosted by the Med Mentors Student Interest Group at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.

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Katharine Cheung, M.D.


Cheung Study Links Mild Kidney Disease and Menopause Experience

Plenty of studies have established links between kidney disease and heart problems and kidney disease and diabetes. Now, researchers led by Katharine Cheung, M.D., a University of Vermont postdoctoral fellow in nephrology, have drawn a connection between mild kidney disease and the way women experience menopause.

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Martin LeWinter, M.D. and Markus Meyer, M.D.


LeWinter and Meyer Among Annual UVM Medical Group Award Recipients

The University of Vermont Medical Group (UVMMG) at the UVM Medical Center recognized the work of several faculty members at a reception held on January 8, 2015 at the College of Medicine. Research and education awards were presented to UVMMG physician members in honor of their exceptional efforts in these respective areas.

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VCHIP and Shaw Improve Pediatric Care through Collaboration in Vermont and across U.S

First there was Vermont, then Utah and New Mexico. Now there are 21 states across the nation for which the Vermont Child Health Improvement Program at the University of Vermont College of Medicine has served as a model. Together, these organizations form the National Improvement Partnership Network (NIPN), which expands the ...


NH-VT Schweitzer Fellowship Announces UVM College of Medicine 2015-16 Fellows

Preparing the next generation of professionals who will serve and empower vulnerable people to live healthier lives and create healthier communities is the mission of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) program, named in honor of the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize recipient and founder of the Schweitzer Hospital in Lambaréné, Gabon, ...


UVM Announces New Master of Medical Science Degree Program

Starting this fall, the University of Vermont will offer a new medical science master’s program for students with a limited background in science and those whose undergraduate grades do not reflect their true academic ability.

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