The Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont offers a variety of certificate, master’s, Ph.D. and postdoctoral programs in a close-knit and collaborative community with all of the resources of a major research university. Among the top quarter of all medical schools nationally in obtaining extramural research support per capita, the Larner College of Medicine provides a rich training environment for our graduate students with an emphasis on active participation in cutting edge research. Students have the opportunity to learn from any one of a number of internationally-recognized faculty members from within the Larner College of Medicine in both basic science and clinical departments.


Recent News

  • Janssen-Heininger Inducted as 2018-19 University Scholar
    April 25, 2018 by Jennifer Nachbur
    Yvonne Janssen-Heininger, Ph.D., professor of pathology at the University of Vermont's Larner College of Medicine, was inducted as one of three 2018-19 University Scholars at a ceremony held April 24, 2018 in Waterman's Memorial Lounge.
  • Celebrating Excellence in Research at the College – 2017 Achievements
    November 17, 2017 by Jennifer Nachbur
    Vermont is among the top ten states in per capita research funding in the U.S., according to a State of Research at the College presentation delivered by Larner College of Medicine Senior Associate Dean for Research Gordon Jensen, M.D., Ph.D., at the Dean’s Excellence in Research Awards event held November 13, 2017. The last of three 2017 Celebrating Excellence in Research events held at the College on November 10 and 13, 2017, the awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of faculty, residents, medical students, graduate students and postdoctoral trainees.
  • Meet a Scientist: Patrick Mullen
    May 5, 2017 by Erin Post
    Cells grown in a petri dish behave differently than cells that reside in a human being or animal. In order to help bridge the divide between these two worlds and gain a better understanding of what causes disease, Patrick Mullen works in both, comparing results he sees in the lab of Christopher Francklyn, Ph.D., an expert in protein synthesis enzymes, with animal studies conducted in the lab of Alicia Ebert, Ph.D., a biology professor known for her work with zebrafish.

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Our interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs break through traditional scientific boundaries, preparing our students for careers in industry, government or academia. Learn more about our Ph.D. programs here.

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Advance your knowledge in the medical and health related fields by diving into one of our master's programs. Learn more about our M.S. programs here.

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Enhance your career with one of our certificate programs. Learn more here.

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Postdoctoral Affairs

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs provides professional development resources to augment research training in the Larner College of Medicine. Learn more here.