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Professional News: June 19, 2013

Awards and Honors

UVM alumnus and board of trustees member Richard L. Gamelli, MD, FACS, a world-renowned leader in the care and treatment of burn injury, is being awarded Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine’s highest honor. Gamelli will receive the school’s 2013 Stritch Medal in recognition of his innovative research, outstanding patient-centered care and inspiring contributions to medical education. “Dr. Gamelli has dedicated so much of who he is to the field of medicine. Through his cutting-edge research, excellent surgical skills, and tireless training of the medical leaders of tomorrow, he brings hope and healing to countless people,” said Linda Brubaker, MD, MS, dean and chief diversity officer at the Stritch School of Medicine. “This award is one way that we at Stritch can say thanks for all he has done.”

Publications and Presentations

The Vermont National Summer Transportation Institute at UVM is featured in the current issue of Fast Forward. Photos and story are taken from releases from last summer's program. The institute's special guest was Warren Whitlock, associate administrator of the Federal Highway Administration's Office of Civil Rights. Read the article.