University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Bio for Rebecca Wilcox, M.D.
Rebecca Wilcox, M.D.

Rebecca Wilcox, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

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GI and liver pathology

Postdoctoral Training

2008-2009 Fellow in Gastrointestinal and Hepatology Pathology, University of Chicago Hospitals
2007-2008 Chief Resident, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL
2004-2008 Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology University of Chicago Hospitals


2004   MD, Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU)
2001-2002   Post-Sophomore Fellowship in Anatomic Pathology, Oregon Health & Sciences University,    Portland, Oregon
1992   BA, University of Iowa

Academic Appointments

2015- Present Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
2009- 2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont/FAHC

Awards and Honors

2015 GME Teacher of the Year; University of Vermont Medical Group
2015 Frymoyer Scholar; UVM COM (In collaboration with Dr. T. Williams, Dr. L. Burke)
2015 Foundations Teaching Award; COM, UVM
2014 Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award; Assistant Professor Recipient; UVM
2014 Fellow in Leadership Education and Development (LEAD); AAMC Northeastern Group on Educational Affairs
2014 Faces of Fletcher Allen; UVMMG/FAHC
2010   Attending of the Year, Resident Teaching Award, Department of Pathology, FAHC
2007-2008 Chief Resident in Pathology, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, Illinois
2004   Alma B. Sneeden Award for Excellence in Pathology; Oregon Health Sciences University
2003   Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) National Medical Honor Society (OHSU)
1992  Phi Beta Kappa


Spohn SN, F Bianco, R Scott, C Keenan, C O’Neill, E Bonora, M DiCay, B Lavoie, R Wilcox, W MacNaughton, R De Giorgio, K Sharkey, G Mawe.Protective Actions of 5-HT4 Receptors in the Colonic Epithelium. Gastroenterology; 2016 Accepted for publication.

De Luca-Johnson J, KJ Wangensteen, J Hanson, E Krawitt, R. Wilcox. Natural history of patients presenting with autoimmune hepatitis and coincident nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Dig Dis Sci; 2016 June (61), 1-11.

Rogers T, R Zubarik, R Wilcox. A rare neoplasm presents as incidental dilatation of the common bile duct. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol; 2016 Feb; 14 (2): 29-30.

Mendez M, R Wilcox, P Callas, P Cataldo.Tumor location may affect total mesorectal excision quality. Colorectal Cancer; 2016 Jan 2:1.

SchabergKB, M Evans, R Wilcox, M Lewis. Anti-secretory medication is associated with decreased Helicobacter pylori detection in gastric marginal zone lymphoma. Annals of Diagnostic Pathology. 2015 (19), 397-402.