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  • George Contributes to Physician’s Weekly Article on Med Students’ Preparation for Residency
    October 16, 2023 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (OCTOBER 16, 2023) Karen George, M.D., M.P.H., associate dean for students at the Larner College of Medicine, contributed to a Physician’s Weekly article on what residents and program directors think is needed for a successful transition to residency.
    Read full story at Physician’s Weekly
  • Lester-Coll Quoted in Renal & Urology News Article on SBRT to Treat Prostate Cancer
    October 16, 2023 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (OCTOBER 16, 2023) Nataniel Lester-Coll, M.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology at the University of Vermont Medical Center, commented to Renal & Urology News about a study of stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) as a treatment for prostate cancer.
    Read full story at Renal & Urology News
  • UVMCC partners with Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki Nation
    October 16, 2023 by Kate Strotmeyer
    To reduce barriers to skin cancer screening, the University of Vermont Cancer Center works with the UVM Cancer Center’s community advisory board member, Chief Donald Stevens, tribal leader for the Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki Nation to bring skin checks out to communities in Vermont.
  • Newest Medical Students Receive White Coats
    October 13, 2023 by Janet Essman Franz
    Class of 2027 medical students received their first white coats on October 13 in a special ceremony at Ira Allen Chapel. The students hail from throughout the nation and around the world, and each has a unique story of what brought them to study medicine. Meet some of UVM's newest future doctors.
  • WCAX Covers White Coat Ceremony, Kickoff of UVM Medical Students’ Journey to Clinical Practice
    October 13, 2023 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (OCTOBER 13, 2023) WCAX-TV covered the Larner College of Medicine’s annual White Coat Ceremony, in which the newest class of medical students don their symbolic white coats for the first time. Larner Dean Richard L. Page, M.D., led students in reciting The Oath, which reads in part, “I will remember that there is art to medicine as well as science, and that warmth, sympathy, and understanding may outweigh the surgeon’s knife or the chemist's drug.”
    Read full story at WCAX-TV

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