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Published quarterly, Vermont Medicine magazine features news and stories about faculty, students, staff, alumni, and the community.

Featured Stories

Jeff Spees, Ph.D., and graduate student Krithika Rao
Jeff Spees, Ph.D., and graduate student Krithika Rao (Photo by Alec Jacobson)

12-20-2013

Making Scientists for the 21st Century: Graduate Education in the Biomedical Sciences

It’s a question on the minds of research scientists the world over: When is that ‘aha’ moment going to happen? When will the pieces fall into place, leading to a new discovery that changes how we understand the biology of a human, treat disease, or care for patients?

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Frank Ittleman, M.D.

12-20-2013

Taken to Heart: For Three Decades, Frank Ittleman, M.D., has Offered Compassion & Surgical Skill

In the L-shaped desk in his cozy office on the fourth floor of the Fletcher Building at Fletcher Allen Health Care, Frank Ittleman, M.D., slowly opens a drawer. It's intended for hanging files, so it's sizeable, but it's still not large enough to contain its contents. Envelopes of many colors spill onto the floor beneath the desk, ...

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