University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Vermont Cancer Center

Bio for Kim Dittus, M.D., Ph.D.
Kim Dittus, M.D., Ph.D.

Kim Dittus, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division
Department of Medicine


Contact Information
E-mail: Kim.Dittus@uvm.edu
Phone:
802-656-5487
Office Location:
Hematology/Oncology Division, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Given Building, Suite E214, Burlington, VT 05405

Website

Fletcher Allen Health Care Blog - Steps to Wellness: Oncology & Hematology Rehabilitation at Fletcher Allen Health Care and the Vermont Cancer Center

Education

1985 Colorado State University, B.S.,  Animal Science
1987 University of Wyoming, M.S., Nutrition
1991 Washington State University, Ph.D., Nutrition
2003 Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, M.D.

Postdoctoral Training

2005-2008 University of Vermont College of Medicine,  Clinical Fellow, Hematology/Oncology
2002-2005 Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Internal Medicine Resident

Certification/Board Eligibility

2005 American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
2008 American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty in Hematology
2008 American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty in Medical Oncology

Publications

Selected Publications:
O’Meara ES, Weiwei Z, Hubbard RA, Braithwaite D, Kerlikowske K, Dittus KL, Geller B, Wernli KJ,  Miglioretti DL for the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium   "Mammographic Screening Interval in Relation to Tumor Characteristics and False-positive Risk by Race/Ethnicity and Age"  Cancer. 2013 Nov 15;119(22):3959-67

Dulko D, Pace CM, Dittus, KL, Sprague BL, Pollack LA, Hawkins NA, and Geller BM.  Barriers and Facilitators to Implementing Cancer Survivorship Care Plans.  Oncol Nurs Forum. 2013 Nov;40(6):575-80.

Lal I, Dittus KL, and Holmes C.  Platelets, Coagulation and Fibrinolysis in Breast Cancer Progression.  Breast Cancer Research 15(4):207, 2013

Dumas J, Makarewicz J, Schaubhut GJ, Devins, R, Albert K, Dittus K, and Newhouse PA.  Chemotherapy altered brain functional connectivity in women with breast cancer:  A pilot study.  Brain Imaging and Behavior.  2013 Dec;7(4):524-32.

Dittus K
, Miglioretti D, Zhu W, O’Meara E, Wernli K, Braithwaith D, Weaver D and Geller B. Impact of Mammography Screening Intervals Based on Body Mass Index  and Menopausal Status.J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Nov;28(11):1454-62.

For a complete list of Kim Dittus' publications, please visit PubMed.