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Vito Imbasciani, Ph.D., M.D. '85, delivers the Commencement Address at Ira Allen Chapel


Imbasciani, Wingfield Address Class of 2015 at College of Medicine Commencement

The 113 graduates in the University of Vermont College of Medicine’s Class of 2015 – who received their medical degrees on May 17 in Ira Allen Chapel – will be contributing to reducing significant physician shortages, including a number of whom have matched to a family medicine residency, an accomplishment recently ...

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Christopher Jones, Ph.D.


Jones’ “Low Touch” Health Behavior System Piques Interest of World Economic Leaders

For two days last month, the University of Vermont’s Christopher Jones, Ph.D., spent time with some of the world’s political and economic leaders explaining how their national security is closely tied to the health of their populations.

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Class of ’17 Public Health Project Helps VT CARES Earn Grant

Reinforced by findings from a University of Vermont medical student public health project, Vermont CARES recently received a $40,000 grant from Janssen Therapeutics to start a Vermont Hep C case management pilot project. The organization was one of only eight programs nationwide that received this funding.

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Gates Foundation Taps Huston Lab for Intestinal Parasite Treatment Research

In his lab in the University of Vermont’s Stafford Hall, Christopher Huston, M.D., associate professor of medicine and infectious disease expert, and his team are growing cultures of a deadly, microscopic intestinal parasite in the tiny wells of a plate about the size of a smartphone. Into each of the 384 wells in each plate, ...


Scholarly Projects Showcase Breadth of Research from Class of 2015

When do emergency first responders in Vermont decide to turn on lights and sirens? Can narrative medicine help physician burn-out? How do disadvantaged students fare during the admissions process for medical school? These are just some of the questions explored by fourth-year students at the University of Vermont College of ...


Sen. Sanders to speak at Laura Mann Integrative Healthcare Lecture Series on May 18

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who announced in April that he would seek the 2016 Democratic nomination for president, is scheduled to offer opening remarks at the Laura Mann Integrative Healthcare Lecture Series and Family Medicine Grand Rounds on Monday, May 18 at 8 a.m. in the UVM Medical Center's Davis Auditorium. 

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