Bio for Mark Levine, M.D. Mark Levine, M.D.Professor of Medicine, Primary Care Internal MedicineDepartment of Medicine Contact Information Phone: 802-847-8354Office Location: Given Health Care Essex, The Brickyard, 87 Main Street, Essex Jct., VT 05452 Education1975 B.A., Biology, summa cum laudeUniversity of Connecticut1979 M.D.University of Rochester School of MedicineRochester, New YorkAcademic InterestsHealth Promotion - Disease PreventionScreening Activities in the General Internal Medicine Clinic settingResident education and curriculumUndergraduate medical education and curriculumTeaching in the ambulatory settingAcademic Appointments2002 – present Faculty Member of the Graduate College University of Vermont1992 – present Associate Professor of MedicineUniversity of Vermont1992 – present Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency ProgramDepartment of Medicine - University of Vermont1992 – present Associate Chairman for EducationDepartment of Medicine1992 – present Chairman of House Staff Selection CommitteeDepartment of Medicine1992 – 2002 Chairman of House Staff Evaluation CommitteeDepartment of Medicine2004 – present Professor of Medicine, University of VermontResearch Grants2000-2005 NIH Nutrition Academic Award Grant #PHS K07HL04301/1-5 Member of Education Team (10%)Goal: Development of comprehensive nutrition education program that can be fully integrated into the curricula1999-2001 Partnerships for Quality Education, R.W. Johnson Foundation & Pew Charitable Trust Grant #5-26612 Principal InvestigatorGoal: Development of an integrated ambulatory general internal medicine and managed care curriculum in Internal Medicine Residency.1995-1998 Interdisciplinary Generalist Curriculum Grant #HRSA-BHPR-240-93-0010Co-principal Investigator and Project DirectorGoal: Creation and implementation of an interdisciplinary generalist curriculum in the first 2 years of medical school.1990-1992 Geisinger Clinic Protocol #89C-180 - Patient Acceptance of Flexible Sigmoidoscopy as a Screening Maneuver for Colorectal Carcinoma1989-1991 Geisinger Clinic Protocol #88-134 - Teaching Dietary Management of Hypercholesterolemic Patients to Residents: A Multi-center Randomized TrialAwards and Honors2003 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society2003 University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Clinical Teacher of the Year Award1999 Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine Recognition Award for Spring Abstract Submission1997 E.L. Amidon Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Vermont, Department of Medicine1997 Innovations and Research in Primary Care XI, Research Forum Award1992 American College of Physicians Fellowship1990, 1994, 1998 American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award1975 B.A. in Biology, summa cum laude with honors1974 Phi Beta Kappa1974 Phi Kappa PhiPublicationsRogers LQ, Bailey JE, Gutin B, Johnson KC, Levine MA, Milan F, Seelig CB, Sherman SE. Teaching resident physicians to provide exercise counseling: a needs assessment. Academic Medicine 2002;77:841-844.Sobel BE, Levine MA. Medical Education, Evidence-Based Medicine, and the Disqualification of Physician-Scientists. Exp. Biol. Med. 2001;226:713-716.Muller JM, Shore WB, Martin PM, Levine M, Harvey H, Kelly P, McCarty S, Szarek J, Veitia M. What did we learn about interdisciplinary collaboration at institutions? Academic Medicine 2001;76(4 suppl):S55-S60.Fogarty J, First LR, Levine M, Reardon M, Magrane D. The Interdisciplinary Generalist Curriculum Project at the University of Vermont College of Medicine: The Vermont Generalist Curriculum (VGC) Experience. Academic Medicine 2001;76(4 suppl):S127-S130.Resident and Faculty Attitudes Regarding Supervision in the Ambulatory General Internal Medicine Setting. Submitted.To view more of Dr. Levine's publications, please visit PubMed.