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

  • Meet a Scientist: Jessica Sheehe, CMB Graduate Student
    August 2, 2016 by Erin Post
    University of Vermont Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences graduate student Jessica Sheehe has come to know all of the quirks of a protein called PKG: She’s responsible for expressing and purifying PKG in the lab and ensuring that the billions of insect cells tricked into producing this protein remain healthy.
  • Poynter Named Director of Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences Program
    July 22, 2016 by Carolyn Shapiro
    Matthew Poynter, Ph.D., knows that a scientist’s work can influence public policy. In his lab at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, he focuses on the environmental factors that trigger the immune system’s development of asthma.
  • Bernstein and Bates Inducted as 2016-17 University Scholars
    April 25, 2016 by Jennifer Nachbur
    University of Vermont College of Medicine faculty members Ira Bernstein, M.D., and Jason Bates, Ph.D., have been named as two of four University Scholars for 2016-17. Led by the UVM Graduate College, the program recognizes “sustained excellence in research, creative and scholarly activities.”

GradStudent_StClairPh.D. Programs

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.

AnomatageMaster's Programs

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.

certificate_MPH_Carmen_CarneyCertificate Programs

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


Postdoctoral Affairs

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