University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine


Hematology Oncology University of Vermont College of Medicine
Lake & Mountains & UVM

Education, Research, Clinical Care

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 The University of Vermont Medical Center.

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
  • Epidemiology
  • 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.

The University of Vermont Cancer Center

The University of 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.

J. Chris Nunnink, MD, FASCO
J. Chris Nunnink, MD, FASCO

Nunnink Named to Board of ASCO

On December 8, 2014 the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced newly elected members to its board of directors. Among those named is University of Vermont Cancer Center member J. Chris Nunnink, MD. Nunnink has been elected to a Community Oncologist seat on the board.
Nunnink has participated as a member of ASCO since 1986 and currently serves on the Clinical Practice Committee. Since 2010 he has been an ASCO delegate to the American Medical Association.



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