University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Bio for Richard Wasserman, M.D.
Richard Wasserman, M.D.

Richard Wasserman, M.D.

Professor
Department of Pediatrics


Contact Information
E-mail: Richard.Wasserman@uvm.edu
Office Location:
UVM - VCHIP, St. Joseph 7, 1 S. Prospect St., Burlington, VT 05401

Education

Research Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar and Senior Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1982)
M.P.H., University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1982)
Chief Medical Resident (Ambulatory), Children's Hospital, Boston, MA (1980)
Senior Assistant Resident in Medicine, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA (1979)
Junior Resident in Pediatrics, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1978)
Intern in Pediatrics, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1977)
M.D., Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA (1976)
B.A., Williams College, Williamstown, MA (1971)

Academic Appointments

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (1998-present)
Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (2011-present)

Clinical Appointments

Attending Physician, The University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT (1995-present)

Positions Held

Physician Advisor, Vermont Child Health Improvement Program (VCHIP), The University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2001-present)
Director, Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS) Network, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL (1990-present)

Committee Appointments

Steering Committee, North American Primary Care Research Group Practice-Based Research Network Annual Meeting (2012-present) 
Chair, Pediatric Clinical Research Network Special Interest Group, Academic Pediatric Association (2011-present)
Board of Scientific Counselors, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (2011-present)
Clinical Utilization Review Board, Department of Vermont Health Access (2011-present)
Steering Committee, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Research Network (2010-present)
Child Health Research Working Group, Federation of Pediatric Organizations (2008-present)
Center for Clinical and Translational Science Multidisciplinary Advisory Committee, University of Vermont (2008-present)

Awards and Honors

Keynote, 2nd Annual Children’s Health Services Research Symposium, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN (2014)
Waldo E. Nelson Lecture, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA (2013)
Joel and Barbara Alpert Lecture in General Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA (2013) 
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development Board of Scientific Counselors (2011-present)
David Cornfeld Lecture, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (2011)
Gellis Lecture, Tufts-New England Medical Center Floating Hospital for Children Postgraduate Course, Waltham, MA (2006)
Florida Initiative for Children’s Healthcare Quality Visiting Professor, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (2006)

Editorial Boards

Annals of Family Medicine (2002-Present)

Publications

Link to Publications