Community Medical School Archives

Welcome to the Community Medical School archives.

Here, you will find videos, slides and resource information from past lectures, as well as find out how to request additional materials and/or suggest topics for future lectures. 

Fall 2019 Series

Tuesday, September 10
Solving the Mystery of Sleep: Patterns, Habits, & Tools
Pamela Swift, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

  1. Powerpoint Slides (PDF)
  2. Video (YouTube)
  3. Bio & Notes Sheet (PDF)
  4. Resource Sheet from the Frymoyer Community Resource Center (PDF)

Thursday, October 10
Opioids, Cannabis, and Chronic Pain: What Doctors Do & Don't Know
James Wolf, M.D., Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

  1. Powerpoint Slides (PDF)
  2. Video (YouTube)
  3. Bio & Notes Sheet (PDF)
  4. Resource Sheet from the Frymoyer Community Resource Center (PDF)

Tuesday, December 10
Stem Cell Therapies: Hype & Hope
Daniel J. Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.,
Professor of Medicine

  1. PowerPoint (PDF)
  2. Video (YouTube)
  3. Resource Sheet from the Frymoyer Community Resource Center (PDF)
  4. Bio & Notes Sheet (PDF)
  5. Stem Cells: What You Should Know - a resource sheet from the UVM Health Network (PDF)
  6. Stem Cell Q&A with Dr. Daniel J. Weiss - a resource sheet from the UVM Health Network (PDF)

Spring 2019 Series

February 19
Bigger Isn't Better: Risks & Reasons for an Enlarged Heart

David Warshaw, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics and Jonathan Flyer, M.D.,  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

March 5
9-1-1: When to go to the ER, Urgent Care or Primary Care
Peter Weimersheimer M.D., Professor of Surger

April 2
Vaping, JUULing, and E-Cigarettes: Public Health Implications

Andrea Villanti, M.P.H., PH.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry

May 14
In Stroke, Every Minute Counts: When Time = Brain
Marilyn Cipolla, PH.D., Professor of Neurological Sciences and Evadne Marcolini, M.D., Assistant Professor of Surgery

Fall 2018 Series

November 13
Pumps, Sensors & Meds, Oh My! Treatments for Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes
Matthew Gilbert, D.O., M.P.H.,
Associate Professor of Medicine

October 2
How Cannabis Affects the Body & the Brain
Peter Jackson, M.D., Assistant Professor Psychiatry and Karen Lounsbury, Ph.D., Professor of Pharmacology

September 4
All about Flu: The Virus & the Vaccine
Benjamin Lee, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics & Vaccine Testing Center Investigator

Spring 2018 Series

March 6
The Story of HPV: Cervical Cancer, Genital Warts, the Vaccine & More
Elisabeth Wegner, M.D., 
Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

April 3
SPECIAL PANEL PRESENTATION: Transgender Health & Healthcare: Transitioning to Affirmative Care
A. Evan Eyler, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry & Family Medicine; Kate Jerman, M.P.H., Director, LGBTQA Center at UVM; Eli Goldberg, Medical Student, Class of 2020; Lola Houston, UVM Standardized Patient; Relationship Coach

May 1
The Microbiome: How It Keeps You Healthy...Or Not!
Jessica Crothers, M.D., UVM Research Fellow, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Fall 2017 Series

September 5
Breast Density: The New Law & What It Means for Breast Cancer Screening & Risk
Sally Herschorn, M.D., 
FACR, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Director and Division Chief, Breast Imaging

October 3
Special Panel Presentation: Lyme Disease: Big, Bad, Borrelia burgdorferi & the Tiny Tick
Ralph C. Budd, M.D., 
University Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Director, Vermont Center for Immunology & Infectious Diseases; Bradley Tompkins, M.P.H., Infectious Disease Epidemiologist and Program Chief, Vermont Department of Health; Molly Markowitze, Student, Larner College of Medicine Class of 2018

November 7
Politics, Money & Science: Current Debates in Public Health & Health Policy
Jan K. Carney, M.D., M.P.H., 
Associate Dean for Public Health

Spring 2017 Series

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