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
September 6, 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
September 13, 2019 Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma: the Other Esophageal Cancer
Sanford M. Dawsey, MD
Senior Investigator in the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
September 20, 2019 W. Allen Tisdale Medical Sciences Grand Rounds Lecture Series

Chloe L. Thio, MD
Professor of Medicine and Associate Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
September 27, 2019 CVRI Burton E. Sobel Visiting Professorship

Paul M. Ridker, MD, MPH
Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine at Harvard School of Medicine