Medical Student COVID-19 Information

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Messages and FAQ's

Frequently asked questions and messages from Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education Christa Zehle, M.D., regarding curricular changes for each class:

Affiliate COVID-19 News 

COVID-19/novel coronavirus updates from the University of Vermont and our clinical affiliates including UVM Medical Center/UVM Health Network and Nuvance Health:

Messages from the Dean

An archive of all messages sent to the UVM Larner Med community regarding COVID-19/novel coronavirus by Dean Richard Page, M.D.

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Larner in the Media

Thomas Comments on Helping Cancer Patient Families Cope during COVID-19 in Neurology Today

May 18, 2020 by Lila Sullivan

(MAY 18, 2020) Alissa Thomas, M.D., assistant professor of neurological sciences and residency director for neurology, was featured in a Neurology Today article, titled "Neuropalliative Care During COVID-19—How Clinicians Help Patients and Families Cope with Isolation, Fear, and Life-Limiting Illness."
(MAY 18, 2020) Alissa Thomas, M.D., assistant professor of neurological sciences and residency director for neurology, was featured in a Neurology Today article, titled "Neuropalliative Care During COVID-19—How Clinicians Help Patients and Families Cope with Isolation, Fear, and Life-Limiting Illness." In the article, she discusses the stress that results when advanced brain cancer or other cognitively-impaired patients do not understand why their family members are no longer able to visit them in person.