University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Family Medicine

Bio for Patricia Fisher, M.D.
Patricia Fisher, M.D.

Patricia Fisher, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Director of the Family Medicine Service at UVMMC
Department of Family Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
The University of Vermont Medical Center, 111 Colchester Avenue, Mod B 216, Burlington, VT 05401


2011                 Horty Springer “Complete Course for Medical Staff Leaders”
2010                 Harvard School of Public Health “Leadership for Health Care Executives”
1999 – 2002   Forbes Family Practice Residency, Pittsburgh, PA
2001 – 2002   Chief Resident
1993 – 1999   M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
1987-1991       B.S., Biology, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN  Graduate cum laude

Academic Interests

Inpatient/Hospital Medicine
Tropical/Global Medicine
CMS Rules and Regulationss
Patient Flow Metrics, Utilization Review, Reducing Hospital Readmissions
Medical Staff Office operations

Academic Appointments

2003-present   Assistant Professor

Awards and Honors

2007 and 2012  UVM Family Medicine Residency Teaching Award
2002                    Forbes Family Practice Teaching Award