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Student Interest Group Presents Palliative Care Week Jan. 6-10

Caregiver holding patient's hand.

The University of Vermont College of Medicine Palliative Care Student Interest Group hosted a series of noontime talks the week of Monday, January 6 through Friday, January 10, 2014. A number of UVM/Fletcher Allen faculty members participated in these events, including Ursula McVeigh, M.D., assistant professor of family medicine and interim medical director, palliative care medicine; Robert Macauley, M.D., associate professor of pediatrics and medical director, clinical ethics; and Jaina Clough, M.D.’05, assistant professor of medicine. Link to the week’s schedule of presentations here.