The Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont offers a variety of certificate, master’s, Ph.D. and postdoctoral programs in a close-knit and collaborative community with all of the resources of a major research university. Among the top quarter of all medical schools nationally in obtaining extramural research support per capita, the Larner College of Medicine provides a rich training environment for our graduate students with an emphasis on active participation in cutting edge research. Students have the opportunity to learn from any one of a number of internationally-recognized faculty members from within the Larner College of Medicine in both basic science and clinical departments.


Recent News

  • Meet a Scientist: Patrick Mullen
    May 5, 2017 by Erin Post
    Cells grown in a petri dish behave differently than cells that reside in a human being or animal. In order to help bridge the divide between these two worlds and gain a better understanding of what causes disease, Patrick Mullen works in both, comparing results he sees in the lab of Christopher Francklyn, Ph.D., an expert in protein synthesis enzymes, with animal studies conducted in the lab of Alicia Ebert, Ph.D., a biology professor known for her work with zebrafish.
  • Accelerated Programs Allow UVM Students to Finish Master's Degrees in Less Time
    May 1, 2017 by Sarah Tuff Dunn
    Nearly 25 years ago, University of Vermont faculty hatched a novel idea: empower undergraduate students to take a step forward in their career pursuits by dipping into master’s-level courses — accelerating the pace at which they could obtain a degree.
  • Meet a Scientist: Robin Leopold '17
    April 24, 2017 by Erin Post
    Sometimes new insight comes from simply crunching the numbers. In Robin Leopold’s case, lots of numbers. For his fourth-year scholarly project, the soon-to-be graduate of the UVM Larner College of Medicine decided to dig into the data regarding the number of women who receive annual mammograms despite a diagnosis of an advanced non-breast malignancy.

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Our interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs break through traditional scientific boundaries, preparing our students for careers in industry, government or academia. Learn more about our Ph.D. programs here.

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Advance your knowledge in the medical and health related fields by diving into one of our master's programs. Learn more about our M.S. programs here.

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Enhance your career with one of our certificate programs. Learn more here.

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Postdoctoral Affairs

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs provides professional development resources to augment research training in the Larner College of Medicine. Learn more here.