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

September 7, 2018

“Changing the Clinical Trial Ecosystem with

Learning Health Systems and Pragmatic Trials”

Matthew Roe, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Senior Investigator and Fellowship Program Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Duke University School of Medicine

September 14, 2018

W. Allen Tisdale Medical Sciences Grand Rounds Lecture Series


“Acute Liver Failure 2018 and Beyond”

William Lee, MD
Holder of the Meredith Mosle Chair in Liver Disease
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

September 21, 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.



September 28, 2018

W. Allen Tisdale Medical Sciences Grand Rounds Lecture Series



Will Cefalu, MD
Director, Joint Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism Program of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine (LSUHSC)
Vice-Chair, Clinical Research, Department of medicine, LSUHSC
Professor, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, LSUHSC