University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine



Conferences & Seminars

Conferences, Tumor Boards, Grand Rounds, Journal Clubs and Clinical Meetings held by the Hematology/Oncology Division or attended by the faculty.

Alphabetical Listing

* Offers CME credits

Date Location Time Contact Person
Brain Tumor Conference 3rd Thursday MCHV, Neurosurgery Library, Fletcher 2 4:30-5:30 pm Havaleh Gagne, MD - 847-3506
Breast Tumor Board * Every Thursday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 12:00 pm -1:00 pm Deb Rubin, MD - 847-4897
Breast Protocol Conference 1st Thursday UVM Med Ed Center Room 205 8:00-9:00 am Farrah Khan, MD - 656-5487
Clinical Case Conference Every Wednesday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 8:00-8:30 am Julian Sprague, MD - 656-5415

Clinical Ethics Case Conference

Every Thursday McClure 1311 Noon-1:00 pm Robert Macauley, MD / Gordon Meyer - 847-2000
Compassionate Care Rounds 1st Friday Austin Auditorium. - Shepardson 4 Noon-1:00 pm Robert Macauley, MD / Gordon Meyer - 847-2000
ENT Tumor Board
2nd Thursday Rad/Onc Garden Pavilion Conference Room 7:30-8:30 am J. Chris Nunnink, MD
Familial Cancer Program

1st and 3rd Wednesday VCC Clinic Conference Room-ACC 12:00-1:00 pm Marie Wood, MD - 656-5487
GI Tumor Board

2md and 4th Monday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 7:30-8:30 am Steve Ades, MD - 656-5487
GU Multidisciplinary Oncology Rounds 2nd and 4th Thursday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 7:30-8:30 am Scott Perrapato, MD / Steve Ades, MD / Tina Blais-Armell - 847-2194
Hematologic Oncology & Transplant (HOT) Conference

2nd and 3rd Friday

4th and 5th Friday

Anesthesia Conference Room
Trainer Conference Room
Noon-1 pm Julian Sprague, MD / Kerry Stanley - 847-6873
Hematology/Oncology Fellows’ Conference 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th Tuesday UVM Med Ed Center - Room 300

7:30-8:00 am Linda Norton - 656-5465
Hematology/Oncology Journal Club and Faculty Research or M&M 4th Tuesday UVM Med Ed Center Room 300 7:30-9:00 am Linda Norton - 656-5465
Hematopathology Problems Conference* 2nd Tuesday - Oct, Dec, Feb, April, June UVM Med Ed Center Room 300 8:00-9:00 am John Lunde, MD / Linda Norton - 656-5465
Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research Lab Meeting 1st and 3rd Monday Colchester Research Facility Faculty Conf. Room 9:15-10:45 am Mary Cushman, MD - 656-8968
Liver Tumor/Surgical Oncology Conference 2nd and 4th Wednesday Radiology Conference Room 4:00-5:00 pm Antonio Di Carlo, MD / Nicole Messier - 847-8820
Lung Conference Every Monday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 1:00-2:00 pm

Gerald Davis, MD / Brent Devenney, RN- 847-3898

Lung Protocol Conference 5th Monday Hem/Onc Clinic Conf. Room 8:30-9:00 am Claire Verschraegen, MD / Brent Devenney, RN - 847-3898

Medicine Grand Rounds *
(Not during the summer)

Every Friday Davis Auditorium 8:00-9:00 am Paula Borah - 847-3944
Melanoma Multidisciplinary Conference 1st and 3rd Wednesday Multi-scope Room - MP2 8:30-9:00 am Steve Emmons, MD / Brent Devenney, RN - 847-3898
OB-GYN Pathology Conference 1st and 3rd Thursday Trainer Conference Room MP1-103 7:30-8:30 am Cheung Wong, MD / Sharon Mount, MD - 847-3679
Stem Cell Conference Every Thursday MCHV, Shepardson 452 11:30-12 noon Julian Sprague, MD - 656-5415
Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program Clinical Meeting Every Wednesday Conference Room A (Pathology) 8:30-9:30 am Chris Holmes, MD - 656-0302
THP - Maternal Fetal Medicine Joint Conference
(Instead of THP Clinical Meeting)
Quarterly Women's Clinic Conference Room 8:30-9:30 am Cathy Peltier - 847-5066
Vermont Cancer Center Grand Rounds *
(Not during the summer)
1st, 3rd, 5th, alternate 2nd Tuesday UVM Med Ed Center Room 300 8:00-9:00 am Linda Norton - 656-5465

Vermont Vascular Medicine Conference
(Not during the summer)

3rd Friday HSRF 400 9:15-10:15 am Mary Cushman, MD /Linda Norton - 656-5465

Annual Conferences

Northeastern Genitourinary Oncology Symposium (NGOS)*

The Vermont Cancer Center, in partnership with McGill University Health Centre and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, will present the Northeastern Genitourinary Oncology Symposium April 19-20, 2013. Registration information may be found on the above link.

The regional collaborative event draws urologists and medical and radiation oncologists, as well as other health care professionals from the northeastern United States and Quebec for two days of cutting-edge educational sessions on the appropriate evaluation and treatment of patients with undiagnosed renal masses, kidney, bladder, prostate and testis cancers.

Highlights of ASCO*

For 15 years, the Vermont Cancer Center has coordinated Highlights of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (ASCO) as a service to its members, staff, and their regional healthcare colleagues. This is a day-long annual review of the most important international clinical oncology meeting of the year, featuring updates in clinical and translational cancer research and treatment in primary disease sites and cancer prevention. The event is for physicians, oncology nurses, and all other medical and oncology professionals. The next conference takes place in June 2014. Call 802-656-2176 for registration information.

The conferences listed on this page are not open to the general public. If you have medical questions you need answered, please call the Hematology/Oncology Division at 802-847-8400.

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