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UVM Class of '16 Alumna Ray Featured in Plattsburgh Press-Republican

(JUNE 30, 2016) Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh, N.Y. celebrated its first Family Medicine residency residents at a special ceremony held June 29, 2016. University of Vermont College of Medicine Class of 2016 graduate Therese Ray, M.D., was among those residents and was featured in a related article in ...

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Leonard Discusses Clinical Genome Sequencing in Wall Street Journal

(JUNE 27, 2016) University of Vermont Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Debra Leonard, M.D., Ph.D., is in the midst of developing a genomic medicine program at UVM. As part of that effort, she launched the UVM Medical Center's first genomic test and more recently, organized an opportunity for 72 UVM and UVM Medical Center ...

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Investiture of Inaugural Holly and Bob Miller Chair of Palliative Medicine Featured in Media

(JUNE 10-14, 2016) An event celebrating the investiture of Robert Gramling, M.D., D.Sc., as the inaugural Holly and Bob Miller Chair of Palliative Medicine attracted wide coverage in local and regional media outlets. The position was made possible through a $3 million gift to the College of Medicine from the Millers, who for ...

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C. Lawrence Kien

Kien Discusses Fat-Burning on VPR’s Morning Edition

(MAY 17, 2016) UVM Davignon Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine C. Lawrence Kien, M.D., Ph.D., was a guest on Vermont Public Radio's Vermont Edition recently, discussing metabolism and how the body behaves after extreme and rapid weight loss.

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Mercedes Avila

Avila Interviewed on WCAX-TV for Receiving Local Hero Change Maker Award

(MAY 16, 2016) Mercedes Avila, Ph.D., program co-director of Vermont Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and assistant professor of pediatrics, was interviewed live on the WCAX-TV Channel 3 morning news in regards to her receipt of the Child Mind Institute Local Hero Change Maker Award in New York City on May ...

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