University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine

Bio for Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H.
Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H.

Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine
Department of Medicine

Associate Dean for Public Health
Robert Larner MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont


Contact Information
E-mail: Jan.Carney@uvm.edu
Office Location:
Medicine -Pulmonary, Given Courtyard N217

Education

1987 - Master of Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
1984-1985 - Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont
1981-1984 - Intern and Resident, Internal Medicine, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont
1981 - M.D.University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH
1976 - A.B. Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT (Cum laude)

Academic Appointments

2015-present - Distinguished Educator, UVM College of Medicine Teaching Academy
2015-present - Associate Member, Vermont Cancer Center
2011-present - Professor of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine
2011-present - Clinical Professor, Medical Laboratory and Radiation Sciences, UVM College of Nursing and Health Sciences
2010-present - Faculty, UVM Graduate College
2003-2011 - Research Professor of Medicine, UVM College of Medicine
1999-present - Associate Dean for Public Health, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1996-2003 - Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine
1989-2003 - Commissioner of Health, State of Vermont, Department of Health, Burlington, VT
1988 - Deputy Commissioner of Health, State of Vermont, Department of Health, Burlington, VT

Awards and Honors

1980-present - Alpha Omega Alpha, National Medical Honor Society
2000 - AMA Physician's Recognition Award for Continuing Medical Education with Special Commendation for Self Directed Learning
2000 - VT Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics Award
2003 - State of Vermont House of Representatives, Concurrent House Resolution (H.C.R. 55), for outstanding service as Commissioner of Health, Montpelier, VT
2003 - Vermont Medical Society Distinguished Service Award
2004 - Local Legend Award - American Medical Women's Association (AMWA), National Library of Medicine, and the US Congress: to highlight contributions of women physicians in the US who have made a significant impact in the field of medicine.
2015 - Committee on Temporary Shelter (COTS) Community Partnership Award: University of Vermont College of Medicine

Research Support

2014-2018 - Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): New England Public Health Training Center (NEPHTC). Role: PI, University of Vermont (Subcontract)
2015-2017 - Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/AARP: Vermont Action Coalition. State Implementing Program - Future of Nursing. Role: Co-PI
2013-2016 - HRSA Advanced Nursing Education: Inviting Innovation in Inter-Professional Care of Elders with Chronic Illnesses. Role: Faculty

Publications

Carney JK, Schilling L, Frank S, Biddinger P, Bertsch T, Grace C, Finkelstein J. Planning and Incorporating Public Health Preparedness into the Medical Curriculum. Am J Prev Med, 41(4 Suppl 3); 2193-9, 2011.
Kelley CA, Velazco CS, Delaney TV, Bensimhon A, Huang KN, Jarvis PR, Jolin JS, Schaberg KB, Burke M, Finley C, Carney JK. Factors Contributing to Suboptimal Rates of Childhood Vaccinations in Vermont. J Child Health Care, 2014.
Evans KM, Bodmer J, Edwards B, Levins J, O;Meara A, Ruhotina M, Smith R, Delaney TV, Hoffman-Contois R, Boccuzzo L, Hales H, Carney JK. An Exploratory Analysis of Public Awareness and Perception of Ionizing Radiation and Guide to Public Health Practice in Vermont. J of Env and Pub Health, vol. 2015, Article ID 476495, 6 pages, 2015.
Strout EH, Fox L, Castro A, Haroun P, Leavitt B, Ross C, Sayan M, Delaney TV, Platzer A, Hutchins J, Carney JK. Access to Transportation for Chittenden County Vermont Older Adults. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. pp 1-6, November 5, 2015.
Hao J, McAvoy J, Wickberg L, Kerrigan C, Kreiger L, Sikavi C, Swift D, Frenette C, Carney JK, Fung MK. Is Blood Donation an Opportunity for Hypertension Awareness? Transfusion Medicine, March 2016.
Book Publications:

Carney, Jan K. Controversies in Public Health and Health Policy. Jones and Bartlett Learning. 2015

Carney, Jan K. Public Health in Action: Practicing in the Real World. Jones and Bartlett Publishers: Boston, Toronto, London, Singapore. 2006.