UVM Larner College of Medicine Community Medical School


The Community Medical School Advisory Committee seeks proposals for thought-provoking and timely presentations that are accessible to a broad lay audience for the Fall 2020 series of Community Medical School. The deadline for proposals is Friday, May 1, 2020.

The Advisory Committee encourages presentation proposals on any topic, but suggests that applicants consider submitting proposals that address topics related to the current news cycle, breakthroughs in healthcare and medicine, and ongoing research at UVM. Find videos and slide presentations from past presentations in the archives on our Community Medical School web page.

Community Medical School is a 21-year-old program which features the College’s leading experts and educators and is designed to highlight the excellence and expertise at Vermont’s only academic medical center, while providing attendees with a taste of what it’s like to be a doctor-in-training.

Each semester, the UVM Larner College of Medicine and UVM Medical Center partner to host four presentations, each of which take place from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., followed by a 30-minute Q&A session, in Carpenter Auditorium in the Given building at the College of Medicine. Presentations are livestreamed and are also taped and aired on local community television. Each presentation typically attracts between 80-200 attendees from around the area.

Presentation Details

First name, last name, post nominal letters, and UVM academic title of the individual submitting the proposal
First name(s), last name(s), post nominal letters, and UVM academic titles for the presenters
A few brief sentences explaining the proposed content of the presentation.

Additional Information

Have you Given this presentation before?

If yes above, please upload presentation: 


We are currently filling presentation spots for Fall 2020. Dates for presentations have not been set yet, but will most likely be one of the following - September 1, September 8, October 6, October 13, or November 10. Please let us know if any of these dates do NOT work for you.