Conferences & Events

The divisions hold and attend a number of conferences, grand rounds, journal clubs, and clinical meetings. Our department holds faculty, unit director/associate chair, and clinical unit directors meetings throughout the year.

Department of Medicine

Contact the Medicine Education Office (847-3944) to confirm speakers, times, and locations.

Faculty Meetings

Meetings of Department of Medicine Faculty are typically held twice per year in June and December, on a Friday from 8:00-9:00 a.m. in Davis Auditorium (in place of regularly scheduled Grand Rounds). Refreshments are served in the Davis Concourse area from 7:30-8:00 a.m. This is a great time to meet with colleagues prior to the meeting.

Clinical Unit Directors Meetings

Meetings of the Clinical Unit Directors are typically held the fourth Monday of each month from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in Fletcher 473 conference room.

Administrative and Financial Support Staff Meetings

Meetings of the Medicine Administrative and Financial Support Staff are held quarterly in Rowell 107 Conference Room from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Medicine Grand Rounds

Medicine Grand Rounds are held every Friday during the academic year from 8:00-9:00 a.m. in the Davis Auditorium. See current Grand Rounds schedule below.

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Friday 8:00 A.M., Davis Auditorium

The University of Vermont College of Medicine (UVM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UVM designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Medicine Grand Rounds
DateTitleTopicSpeaker
March 30, 2018 

Morbidity and Mortality Rounds *This will be a case presentation from the medical service with discussion.  Open to medical staff, medical students, and those involved in the case.

**Continental breakfast will be provided prior to M&M by the Faculty Engagement Committee 


 

April 6, 2018

“Quality Improvement: This Generation’s
Evidence-based Medicine”

 

Kaveh Shojania, MD

Professor and Vice Chair of Quality

and Innovation

Department of Medicine

Director of the Centre for

Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

University of Toronto

April 13, 2018

“Red Blood Cell Transfusion Thresholds in the Cardiac Patient: How low can you go?


Jeffrey Carson, MD

Provost-New Brunswick, Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences

Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Richard C. Reynolds Chair in General Internal Medicine

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

April 20, 2018

TBD

John Leahy, MD

Director of Endocrinology

Professor of Medicine

University of Vermont College of Medicine

April 27, 2018

Morbidity and Mortality Rounds *This will be a case presentation from the medical service with discussion.  Open to medical staff, medical students, and those involved in the case.

**Continental breakfast will be provided prior to M&M by the Faculty Engagement Committee