University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pathology

Bio for Nicholas Hardin, M.D.
Nicholas Hardin, M.D.

Nicholas Hardin, M.D.

Professor Emeritus
Department of Pathology


Contact Information
E-mail: Nicholas.Hardin@uvm.edu
Office Location:
Given C130

Education

1965 B.A. - Amherst College
1970 M.D. – Cornell University

Academic Appointments

1974 - 1975 Instructor in Pathology, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1974 - 1975 Assistant Pathologist, The New York Hospital, New York, NY
1975 - 1977 Staff Assistant Pathologist and Head, Autopsy Section, Dept. of Laboratories, Naval Regional Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA
1977 - 1985 Assistant Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
1985 - 1994 Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine,Burlington, VT
1994 - 2006 Present Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
2006 - Present Emeritus Professor of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT

Awards and Honors

1970 Research Thesis Honors Award, Cornell University Medical College. Thesis Title: The Role of Earlier Acquired Intimal Thickening in later Developing Atherosclerosis
1979 Sigma Xi Research Honor Society
1983 Basic Science Teacher of the Year Award. University of Vermont College of Medicine (from Class of 1985).
1985 Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Faculty Member, University of Vermont Chapter
1989 - 1994 E. Hiram Buttles Chair, awarded by Pathology Department, University of Vermont College of Medicine for excellence and commitment in teaching.
1991 Runner-up Basic Science Teacher of the Year Award – University of Vermont College of Medicine (Class of 1994).
1992 Nominee, Kroepsch-Maurice Teaching Award, University of Vermont
1997 Honorable mention, Basic Science Teacher of the Year Award, University of Vermont College of Medicine (Class of 2000).
1995, 1999, 2001 Family Day Speaker, selected 2002 but unable to attend
1999 Nominee: Humanism in Medicine Award (Class of 2002)
2000 American Medical Women’s Gender Equity Award (Class of 2003)
2002 Basic Science Teacher of the Year, University of Vermont College of Medicine (Class of 2005).

Publications

2012 Correa de Sa DD, Hardin NJ, Crespo EM, Nicholas KB,m and Lustgarten DL.  Autopsy Analysis of the Implantation Site of a Permanent Selective Direct His Bundle Pacing Lead.  Circ. Arrhythm.  Electrophysiol. 2012; 5;244-246. 

2010 Hardin NJ, Jemison J, Sharp G and Bovill E. Transforming Pathology Teaching with Digital Technology.  A 30 minute POWERPoint and video presentation at Pathology Visions Conference, in San Diego CA, October 26, 2010.  Published on line at www.pathologyvisions.com/2010/Present.

2008 Schmoker, Joseph D. MD; Lee, Christopher H. MD; Taylor, Richard G. MD; Chung, Arnold MD;     
Trombley, Lucy MS; Hardin, Nicholas MD; Russell, Sheila R. BS; Howard, Alan MS.  A Novel Model    of Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury: A Mechanism Confirmed?  Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care. 64(4):923-931, April 2008.

2006 Spector PS, Noori AM, Hardin NJ, Calame JD, Bell SP, Lustgarten DL. Pulmonary vein encircling ablation alters the atrial electrophysiologic response to autonomic stimulation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2006 Nov;17(2):119-25.

2006 Shi C, Wolfe J, Russell JQ, Fortner K, Hardin N, Anguita J, Budd RC. Fas ligand deficiency impairs host inflammatory response against infection with the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. Infect Immun. 2006 Feb;74(2):1156-60.

For a complete list of Nicholas Hardin's publications, please visit PubMed.