University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Julie Adams, M.D.
Julie Adams, M.D.

Julie Adams, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Contact Information
Office Location:
FAHC Vascular Surgery, Smith Rm 340


M.D., Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio (1997)
Residency in General Surgery, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care (1997-2003)
Surgical Research Fellowship, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care (1999-2000)
Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (2003-2005)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine,University of Vermont, Burlington,VT, 2011 – present
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT,  2005 - 2011
Clinical Instructor, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT, 1999-2003

Awards and Honors

Jerome Abrams Teaching Award
University of Vermont / Department of Surgery 2009

Teacher of the Year
University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care 2008
 Department of Surgery

Editors Prize        2007
Pharos  -- Journal of Alpha Omega Alpha

Norman J. Snow Award for Excellence in   2003
Thoracic Surgery; Fletcher Allen Health Care

Surgical Clinical Core Teaching Award    2000 - 2001


Donaldson CW, Schneider DJ, Bertges DJ, Adams JE, Elgharib NZ, Mueller EL, Prabhu W, Ashikaga T, Dauerman HL. Increased local cytokine production at culprit superficial femoral artery plaques. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2013 Oct;36(3):293-9. doi: 10.1007/s11239-012-0860-1.

Lo RC, Bensley RP, Hamdan AD, Wyers M, Adams JE, Schermerhorn ML; Vascular Study Group of New England. Gender differences in abdominal aortic aneurysm presentation, repair, and mortality in the Vascular Study Group of New England. J Vasc Surg. 2013 May;57(5):1261-1268.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.11.039. Epub 2013 Feb 4.

De Martino RR, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Nolan B, Stone DH, Adams J, Bertges DJ, Cronenwett JL, Goodney PP. Optimal Medical Management Reduces Mortality Following Vascular Surgery in New England. J Vasc Surg, Volume 57, Issue 5, Supplement , Page 95S, May 2013.

Sigounas VY, Callas PW, Nicholas C, Adams JE, Bertges DJ, Stanley AC, Steinthorsson G, Ricci MA. Evaluation of simulation-based training model on vascular anastomotic skills for surgical residents. Simul Healthc. 2012 Dec;7(6):334-8.

Hirashima F, Patel RB, Adams JE, Bertges DJ, Callas PW, Steinthorsson G, McSorley J, Stanley AC. Use of a postoperative insulin protocol decreases wound infection in diabetics undergoing lower extremity bypass. J Vasc Surg. 2012;56(2):396-402.

Wallaert JB, Nolan BW, Adams J, Stanley AC, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Cronenwett JL, Goodney PP.  The impact of diabetes on postoperative outcomes following lower-extremity bypass surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Nov;56(5):1317-23.

Stone DH, Goodney PP, Schanzer A, Nolan BW, Adams JE, Powell RJ, Walsh DB, Cronenwett JL: Clopidogrel is not associated with major bleeding complications during peripheral arterial surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2011;54(3):779-84.

Ozgediz D, Adams JE, Dicker R.  Trauma on Trauma: Lessons from the Tsunami and Civil Conflict in Sri Lanka. The Pharos. Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc. Winter 2007;70(1):28-33. 

Adams JE, Kashyap VS. Complications in Endovascular Surgery; Ch 12: Atherosclerotic Disease of the Renal Artery.  Jan 2006: 203-214.

Lyden SP, Tanquilut EM, Gavin TJ, Adams JE. Aortoduodenal Fistula after Abdominal Aortic Stent Graft Presenting with Extremity Abscesses, Vascular. 2005; 13(5):305-8.