The Hematology/Oncology Division faculty is committed to the three pillars of state-of-the-art patient care, research, and an outstanding training environment. We treat patients with all cancer types, and those with benign hematological disorders.
Providers, Residents & Fellows: find referral information and a clinical faculty & staff directory at Fletcher Allen Health Care.
Research & Education
The research mission of the Hematology/Oncology Division involves the exchange of knowledge from bench to bedside and back. Our research includes:
- Translational Research
- Clinical Research
- Public Health Research
We educate health care professionals at all levels of training, from medical and doctoral students to postdoctoral fellows, and members of the community.
Vermont Cancer Center
The Vermont Cancer Center is committed to innovative cancer research, life-saving prevention and treatment programs, public education and scientific collaboration, and serves to optimize cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis and care across Vermont and northern New York.
Mary Cushman, MD, MSc
Cushman Study Shows Small Lifestyle Changes May Have Big Impact on Reducing Stroke Risk
Making small lifestyle changes could reduce your risk of having a stroke, according to a new study published as a Rapid Access Journal Report in the American Heart Association (AHA) journal Stroke. University of Vermont Professor of Medicine Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc., is senior author of the article on the study, which assessed stroke risk using the AHA’s Life’s Simple 7 health factors: be active, control cholesterol, eat a healthy diet, manage blood pressure, maintain a healthy weight, control blood sugar and don’t smoke.
To read the complete article, click here.
6/6/2013 by Jenifer Nachbur
(This news release is adapted from a release produced by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.)
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