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
November 1, 2019 
 “The Fragile Lung
Vaping and
The New Plague”
Charles Irvin, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director of Vermont Lung Center
Associate Chair for Research Affairs, Department of Medicine
UVM Larner College of Medicine
November 8, 2019 
 “Pluripotent Stem Cells to Model and Treat Lung Diseases”
W. Allen Tisdale Medical Sciences Grand Rounds Lecture Series

Darrell Kotton, MD
David C. Seldin Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
November 15, 2019"Optimizing Diversity and Inclusion for Academic Success"Victoria Fraser, MD
Chair of the Department of Medicine
Adolphus Busch Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
November 22, 2019 
 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
November 29, 2019 Grand Rounds CANCLELLED for Thanksgiving Holiday.