Bio for Dennis Plante, M.D. Dennis Plante, M.D.Associate ProfessorDepartment of MedicinePrimary Care Internal Medicine Contact Information Phone: 802-847-1470Office Location: Given Health Care Williston, 353 Blair Park Road, Williston, VT 05495 EducationMay 1975 BA Zoology (cum laude), University of Vermont (UVM)May 1979 M.D. UVM College of MedicineAcademic Appointments1983-85 Instructor, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont (UVM) College of Medicine1985-92 Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine1986-90 Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UVM College of Engineering, Math and Business Administration (EMBA)1986-90 Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, UVM College of EMBA1992 - present Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine1998 - 99 Interim Division Director of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, UVM College of MedicineAwards and Honors1975 Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chapter of Vermont, UVM1979 Alpha Omega Alpha, UVM College of Medicine1979 Woodbury-Alumni Century Club Prize for Outstanding Clinical Proficiency in Medicine, University of Vermont, College of Medicine1991 Society for Family Medicine Prize for Best Research Paper: Wadland WC, Plante DA: Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy. A decision and cost analysis. J Fam Pract 29: 372-76, 1989.PublicationsPlante DA, Pauker SG: Enterococcal endocarditis and penicillin allergy: which drug for the bug? Med Decis Making 3:81-109, 1983.Plante DA, Zarin DA, Kassirer JP, Pauker SG: Clinical decision consultation service. Am J Med 80: 1169-1176, 1986.Wadland WC, Plante DA: Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnancy. A decision and cost analysis. J Fam Pract 29: 372-76, 1989Holland RR, Ellis CA, Geller BM, Plante DA, Secker-Walker RH: Life Expectancy Estimation with Breast Cancer: Bias of the Declining Exponential Function and An Alternative to Its Use. Med Decis Mak, 19: 385-393, 1999Rimmer JM, Plante DA, Madias NE: Therapeutic Decision Making in Renal Vascular Hypertension. In: Novick AC, Hamilton G, Scoble J (eds.): Renal Vascular Disease. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1996.To view more of Dr. Plante's publications, please visit PubMed.