University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Family Medicine

Bio for Caroline Slimovitch, M.D.
Caroline Slimovitch, M.D.

Caroline Slimovitch, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine


Contact Information
E-mail: Caroline.Slimovitch@UVMhealth.org
Phone:
802-847-8500
Office Location:
The University of Vermont Medical Center Family Medicine - South Burlington, 3 Timber Lane, South Burlington, VT 05403

Education

1991 – 1993    Family Medicine Residency, University of Western Ontario, St. Joseph’s Health Center,
                        London, ON, Canada
1987 – 1991    M.D., C.M., McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
1986 – 1987    M.Sc. in Pharmacology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
1987 – 1988    Medical Research Council of Canada (MRC) Studentship
1986 – 1987    University of Toronto Open Master’s Fellowship 
1983 – 1986    University of Toronto Life Science Award
1983 – 1986    B.S. in Physiology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Academic Appointments

2011 – present   Assistant Professor of Family Medicine

Prior Academic Appointments:
1997 – 2011       Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine

Awards and Honors

2012   Preceptor of the Year (Family Medicine Residency Program)

Publications

Kish,S.J., Klieinert, R.,Minauf, M., Gilbert, J., Walter, G.F., Slimovitch, C., Maurer, E., Rezvani, Y., Myers, R.,Hornykiewicz, O. Brain neurotransmitter changes in three patients who had a fatal hyperthermia syndrome. American Journal of Psychiatry 1990, Oct;147(10):1358-63.

Commissiong,J.W., Slimovitch, C., Toffano, G. Regulation of the synthesis and metabolism of striatal dopamine after disruption of nerve conduction in the medial forebrain bundle. British Journal of Pharmacology. (1990), 99, 741-749.

Commissiong,J.W. and Slimovitch, C. Some unconventional control mechanisms in the regulation of the synthesis and metabolism of catecholamines. In Amino Acids in Health and Disease:New Perspectives. ed. Kaufman, S. UCLA Symposium on Molecular and Cellular Biology. (1987) Vol.55,pp.123-138.

Slimovitch, C. and Commissiong, J.W. (1987). Regulation of Dopamine Synthesis and Metabolism in Isolated Dopaminergic Nerve Terminals in the Striatum of the Rat. (Abstr.) Journal of Neurochemistry. 48 (Suppl.), S125.

Slimovitch, C. and Commissiong,J.W. a Re-Evaluation of Some of the Mechanisms  that Regulate Striatal Dopamine Dynamics. Society for Neuroscience. Abstr., Vol. 12, p.1291, 1986.