University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Primary Care Internal Medicine

Bio for Allen Repp
Allen Repp

Allen Repp

Associate Professor of Medicine, Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine


Contact Information
E-mail: Allen.Repp@uvm.edu
Phone:
802-847-4237
Office Location:
1 South Prospect Street, Burlington, VT 05401

Academic Appointments

2011-present

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

University of Vermont College of Medicine

2010-2011

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

University of Vermont College of Medicine

2003-2010

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

University of Vermont College of Medicine

2002-2003

Instructor in Medicine

Department of Medicine

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Harvard Medical School

1999-2002

Clinical Fellow in Medicine

Department of Medicine

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Harvard Medical School


Awards and Honors

2012

Fellow of the American College of Physicians

2011

Runner-Up, Graduate Medical Education Teacher of Year Award

University of Vermont Medical Group

2009

Fellow in Hospital Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine

2004, 2006, 2008

Award for Teaching Excellence, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine

1998

Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

1994

Phi Beta Kappa, Princeton University

1994

Howard Crosby Warren Senior Prize in Psychology, Princeton University

1993

Howard Crosby Warren Junior Prize in Psychology, Princeton University


Education

2011 M.Sc. Health Care Management, Harvard School of Public Health

1999 M.D. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

1994 A.B. Psychology (Program in Neuroscience), Princeton University, Summa cum laude

Expertise

Hospital Medicine

General Internal Medicine

Healthcare quality and patient safety

Journal Reviews

Ad hoc reviewer, Journal of Hospital Medicine

Ad hoc reviewer, Journal for Healthcare Quality

Licensure

2003-present: Medical License, State of Vermont
2001-present: Medical License, Commonwealth of Massachusetts


Professional Positions

2015-present: Vice Chair of Quality, Department of Medicine

2011-2015: Health Care Service Leader, Primary Care Internal Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center

2011-present: Director, Primary Care Internal Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine

2009-2012: Director, PCIM Inpatient Service, University of Vermont Medical Center

Professional Societies

American College of Physicians
Association of Chiefs and Leaders in General Internal Medicine
Society of General Internal Medicine
Society of Hospital Medicine
Vermont Medical Society


Publications

Repp AB (2015) The exponential times. Hospital Medicine Clinics 4(2): A9-A10.

Repp AB and Jindal M (2013) Portal vein thrombosis. In: Wiese J, Auerbach A, Glasheen J, Li J, Editors. Clinical Decision Support: Hospital Medicine. Decision Support in Medicine. Wilmington, DE.

Jindal M and Repp AB (2013) Aortic sclerosis and stenosis. In: Wiese J, Auerbach A, Glasheen J, Li J, Editors. Clinical Decision Support: Hospital Medicine. Decision Support in Medicine. Wilmington, DE.

Repp AB, Contributor (2009) Teaching effectively but efficiently "on the fly." The Society of General Internal Medicine Forum 32(9), 4-5.

Repp AB, Contributor. (2006) Board Basics: An Enhancement to MKSAP. In: Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP) 14. Philadelphia, PA: American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine.


Professional Activities

2011-present: Reviewer, Journal of Hospital Medicine

Publications (Peer Reviewed)

Borofsky JS, Bartsch JC, Howard AB, Repp AB. (2015) Quality of Interhospital Transfer Communication Practices and Association With Adverse Events on an Internal Medicine Hospitalist Service. J Healthc Qual. 2015 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Mitchell C, Repp A (2014) Bubble gum bezoar. JSM Clin Case Rep 2(2): 1035

Zakai NA, Callas PW, Repp AB, Cushman M. (2013) Venous thrombosis risk assessment in medical inpatients: the medical inpatients and thrombosis (MITH) study. J Thromb Haemost. 11(4):634-41

Sra J and Repp AB. (2012) Hyponatremia. Hosp Med Clin. 1: e199–e208

Morris NS, Grant S, Repp A, MacLean C, Littenberg B (2011) Prevalence of limited health literacy and use of compensatory strategies among hospitalized patients. Nursing Research 60(5):361-366

Foerg FE, Repp AB, and Grant SM (2005) Medical complications associated with total hip arthroplasty. Seminars in Arthroplasty 16: 88-99

Kim M-S, Repp A, and Smith, DP (1998) LUSH odorant binding protein mediates chemosensory responses to alcohols in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 150, 711-721

Moore T, Rodman HR, Repp AB, Gross CG, and Mezrich RS (1996) Greater residual vision in monkeys after striate cortex damage in infancy. J. Neurophys. 76, 3928-3933

Moore T, Repp AB, Rodman HR, and Gross CG (1995) Localization of visual stimuli after striate cortex damage in monkeys: Parallels with human blindsight. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 92, 8215-8218