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08-20-2015

College of Medicine Faculty Members Earn Promotions in 2015

The University of Vermont College of Medicine recently announced the names of the physicians and scientists on the faculty who received promotions this academic year in recognition of their demonstrated excellence, their professional achievements, and the promise of continued contributions in their field.

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08-19-2015

Penn State’s Jensen Named Senior Associate Dean for Research

The University of Vermont College of Medicine has announced the appointment of Gordon L. Jensen, M.D., Ph.D., as senior associate dean for research. Jensen will also serve as professor of medicine and professor of nutrition and food sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. He will join the College of Medicine ...

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08-18-2015

Hudziak Shares Success Story of Vermont Family-Based Approach, Music in Mental Health

An innovative model for treating children and families pioneered by James Hudziak, M.D., professor of psychiatry, medicine and pediatrics at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, whose recent research touts the neuropsychiatric value of playing a musical instrument, is highlighted in this new UVM Medical Center video ...

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Kara Landry, M.D.'15, Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc.

08-13-2015

Unexpected Health Discovery Leads to Blood-Clotting Research Gift

Joe Golding, CEO of Advancement Resources, was giving a presentation to faculty and health care providers from the University of Vermont Medical Center, the UVM College of Medicine and the UVM College of Nursing and Health Sciences when Yael Friedman noticed something unusual. Friedman, a major gift officer for Academic Health ...

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08-10-2015

Asthma Management-focused Public Health Project Prompts Statewide Action

A public health project conducted by College of Medicine students in the Class of 2016 that explored barriers to asthma management in Vermont elementary schools has prompted statewide action, leading to increased support for school nurses to care for students with asthma.

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UVM College of Medicine Class of 2019 Orientation Week

08-07-2015

The First Year: College Welcomes Class of 2019 to World of Medicine

The "firsts" in life linger in our memories -- first lost tooth, first friend, first car, first job -- and for those pursuing medicine, the first year of medical school easily tops that list. On August 10, 2015, Class of 2019 medical students eagerly arrived at the University of Vermont College of Medicine to begin their ...

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