Vermont Medicine Magazine
Published quarterly, Vermont Medicine magazine features news and stories about faculty, students, staff, alumni, and the community.
Beginning in 1987, a team of Vermonters built a statewide network — a safe place for people with HIV and AIDS to receive the best of care. Today, with improved medications, the response to the disease has changed, but the caregivers are still at work.
The UVM Pre-Medical Enhancement Program matches academically gifted UVM undergrads with medical student mentors and physician mentors. Through observing different specialties and participating in activities at the College of Medicine, PEP students enter medical school with a deep understanding of the rewards and challenges of the field.
In the depths of the Great Depression, a kid from the farm fields of South Burlington with just an eighth-grade education came to work at the College of Medicine. Fifty years later, he retired as an assistant professor of anatomy. Now in his tenth decade, Dallas Boushey shares his memories with Edward Neuert of Vermont Medicine.