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 Larner 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
January 4, 2019


“Lupus 2019: A Mitochondrial Disease?”

Ralph Budd, MD
University Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Director, Vermont Center for Immunology and Infectious Diseases
The University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine

January 11, 2019

“Angiotensin Neprilysin Inhibition in Heart Failure”

Scott D. Solomon, MD
The Edward D. Frohlich Distinguished Chair, Director of Noninvasive Cardiology and Senior Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
International Associate Editor, European Heart Journal

January 18, 2019

“How I Treat Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)”

Neil A. Zakai, MD, MSc
Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine and Pathology at the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Attending Physician, University of Vermont Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology

January 25, 2019


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.