University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Bio for Eliot Nelson, M.D.
Eliot Nelson, M.D.

Eliot Nelson, M.D.

Professor
Department of Pediatrics


Contact Information
E-mail: Eliot.Nelson@uvm.edu
Office Location:
University Pediatrics, 353 Blair Park Road, Williston, VT 05495

Education

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellow, General Academic Pediatrics, Yale University (1985)
Chief Resident, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Pediatric Service (1983)
Residency, Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles, Pediatric Service (1982)
M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA (1979)
A.B. English, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, cum laude in General Studies (1974)

Academic Appointments

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2003-present)

Clinical Appointments

Attending Physician, Pediatrics, Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care (1991-present)

Awards and Honors

American Academy of Pediatrics, Vermont Chapter:  2010 Green Mountain Pediatrician Award “for dedication and contribution to children’s health within the state of Vermont” (2010)
American Academy of Pediatrics Special Achievement Award "for distinguished service and dedication to the mission and goals of the Academy" for work on firearm injury prevention through legislative efforts (2002)