Jessica Kempner, MD, Assistant Professor, has joined the Generalist Division. We are excited to have her onboard.
Lauren MacAfee, MD, was awarded Vermont Physician of the Year for 2023 from the Vermont Medical Society!
Congratulations to Kimberly Blake, MD, who will be joining the administrative team as Associate Director of the Generalist Division.
Navid Esfandiari, PhD,
Professor, REI Division, will be receiving the "Star Award" from the 79th Annual
Scientific Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine
(ASRM) - October 2023
CONGRATULATIONS to the following faculty who received promotions (July 2023):
Misty Blanchette Porter, MD to Professor
Anne Dougherty, MD, director for Gender Equity and Associate Professor of Ob/Gyn, was recently awarded a $50,000 grant for the program New American Girls on the Rise, which is a targeted mentorship and enrichment program for middle and high school girls from Chittenden County refugee and immigrant groups. The program aims to foster inclusive health care and improved health outcomes for local immigrant communities by increasing collaboration and trust between the academic health center and the local community and, ultimately, increasing representation in the healthcare workforce. Read more here
Merima Ruhotina, MD, Assistant Professor, has joined the Generalist Division and we are so excited to welcome her!
Kimberly Blake, MD, an obstetrician-gynecologist and a fierce advocate for substance use prevention & treatment, received the Vermont Medical Society’s 2022 Physician Award for Community Services.