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
DateTitleSpeaker
January 24, 2020 
 Global Health  


 
Jeremy I. Schwartz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, East. Caribb. Health Outcomes Res. Network
Co-Director, Uganda Initiative for the Integrated Management of Non-Communicable Diseases
Yale University School of Medicine
January 31, 2020 

Cardiac Amyloidosis

 

John L. Berk, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Clinical Trials for Familial Amyloidosis
Assistant Director, Amyloidosis Center
Boston University School of Medicine
 
February 7, 2020"Understanding the Factors that
Affect the Appropriateness of Rheumatology Referrals"
Eline van den Broek-Altenburg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Center for Health Services Research
University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Teresa Fama, M.D., M.S.
Physician, Rheumatology
Medical Director, Specialty Care
Central Vermont Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Center for Health Services Research
University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Teresa Fama, M.D., M.S.
Physician, Rheumatology
Medical Director, Specialty Care
Central Vermont Medical Center
February 14, 2020 
Morbidity and Mortality
Conference
 
*This will be a case presentation from the medical service with discussion. This conference is limited to medical staff, resident physicians and medical students at the University of Vermont Medical Center / Larner College of Medicine, and invitees of the conference leaders.*
A light continental breakfast will be served on behalf of the DOM Faculty Engagement & Communications Committee starting at 7:30 AM
February 21, 2020“Augmented Intelligence: Enhancing Knowledge and Diagnosis With Exam Room Clinical Decision Support”
Art Papier, M.D.
Chief Executive Officer, VisualDX
Associate Professor of Dermatology and Medical Informatics
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
February 28, 2020“An Update on Act 39, Medical Aid in Dying in Vermont”Jaina Clough, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Hospice Medical Director, UVM Home Health & Hospice
Diana Barnard, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Hospice and Palliative care