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Success in competitive funding environment

  • In 2013, College of Medicine funding represented nearly 64% of total research funding at UVM.
  • A total of 308 research projects were funded at the College of Medicine in 2013.
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In 2013, the UVM College of Medicine received nearly $68 million in research funding, representing nearly 64 percent of total research funding at the University. Principal investigators led more than 300 funded projects in the basic, clinical and translational sciences, advancing our reputation for outstanding science and discovery.

Hugh Garavan, Ph.D.

Garavan and Addiction Working Group Part of Worldwide Brain Study

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced the increased funding of a global initiative to pool data about the human brain, which will include grant funding for the University of Vermont College of Medicine. The ENIGMA project – a large, multi-site, data-pooling initiative focused on genetics and the brain that has ...

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Indra Neil Sarkar, Ph.D., M.L.I.S., Director of Biomedical Informatics in the Vermont Center for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Vermont (UVM) and Fletcher Allen Health Care

Sarkar’s IBM Faculty Award Funds Preterm Birth Research

Indra Neil Sarkar, Ph.D., M.L.I.S., director of biomedical informatics in the Vermont Center for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Vermont (UVM) and Fletcher Allen Health Care, has been awarded a $35,000 international IBM Faculty Award in support of his efforts to collate data that eventually would allow ...

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Mutlay Sayan, '16

Sayan ’16 First Author of a Novel Treatment Study on Malignant Mesothelioma

Third-year University of Vermont College of Medicine student Mutlay Sayan is first author on a study that takes an important step forward in understanding and developing a potential therapy for malignant mesothelioma (MM), a type of lung cancer that has been notoriously difficult to treat.

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