University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Family Medicine

Bio for Diana L Barnard, M.D.
Diana L Barnard, M.D.

Diana L Barnard, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
The University of Vermont Medical Center, Palliative Care, 111 Colchester Avenue, Smith 262, Burlington, VT 05401


1991 – 1994  Residency, Eau Claire Family Practice Clinic, Eau Claire, WI
1986 – 1991  M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
1982 – 1986  B.S. (magna cum laude) in Microbiology & Immunology, McGill University, 
                          Montreal, Quebec Canada

Academic Interests

End of Life and Hospice Care
Palliative Care
Home based care
Patient-Centered Medicine
Psychological aspects of Health, Illness, and Grief


Family Medicine
Palliative Care
Community Education

Academic Appointments

2011 – Present Assistant Professor

Awards and Honors

2003   Middlebury College Bicentennial Citizenship Award
1994   Little Lima Bean Award (Residency)
1986   Graduated Magna Cum Laude (McGill)
1984   Faculty Scholar
1982   James McGill Award

Teaching Experience

1994-2009 Preceptor for UVM medical students, Middlebury, VT