Student Council

The Council represents all students enrolled at UVM LCOM. Duties include, but are not limited to, serving as a liaison between the student body and administrative offices, oversight of the class budgets and Student Interest Groups, and promotion of camaraderie among students through creation of various social functions, including class events, formals and the Osler Banquet.

Important Documents

Student Interest Groups & Event Planning

June 2018 Meeting Highlights

  • Dr. Richard Page has been selected as the new dean for the medical school! He will succeed Dean Morin and be joining us from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine later this year on October 1st
  • Student Lounge will be closed on June 19th & 20th for maintenance and circuit updates
  • Orientation for the co2022 is currently being planned. Events planned so far include the Big Sib/Little Sib lunch on Tuesday 8/14, community service events on Friday 8/17, and the student leadership BBQ on Friday 8/17
  • The LCOM Social Justice Coalition is currently working with the Foundations curriculum committee to incorporate learning about more social factors into medical education. If anyone has ideas they would like to see represented, please submit to the coalition

May 2018 Meeting Highlights

  • Student Lounge Updates – we are looking into cost estimates to increase the electrical circuits in the kitchen, which would enable more microwaves to be utilized without overloading the fuse. The computer kiosks are currently being inspected to get them back up and running properly. Also, the fridge cleaning will be taking place later this month so stay tuned for more information.
  • The Vermont Marathon will be held on Sunday, May 27th and we are in need of student volunteers to help out with the Med tent and other tasks
  • The Endies is coming up on Thursday, May 17th. Come celebrate the end of the year at Echo Aquarium with food, friends, faculty and fun.

March 2018 Meeting Highlights

  • Starting with the co2022, there will be an established branch campus at Western Connecticut Health Network for clerkship and advanced integration years
  • Match Week is next week and there will be plenty of fun events, such as ice skating on Tuesday night, the Talent show on Wednesday, and Match Day on Friday
  • Student Council election outcome was announced: Ava Bakhtyari was selected as co2020 Student Council President-Elect
  • Here to Help SIG was approved for a larger budget
  • Dean Zehle provided updates for student feedback
    • IT support - achieving IT support on weekends has been an ongoing goal, however, if anyone has an immediate concern when IT is closed, you can submit a Footprint request via the COMIS Footprints System
    • Showers in the medical school are almost ready for use - email from Dr. Zehle to come 
    • Still inquiring to see if gaining medical student access to undergraduate fitness center is feasible

Minutes Archive

2017-2018 Academic Year
2016-2017 Academic Year

2014 - 2015 Academic Year
2013 - 2014 Academic Year

Contact Us

Have questions? Ideas?
Please do not hesitate to contact the Larner College of Medicine Student Council.

Class Representatives

Class of 2018

Paul Baresel
Stephanie Brooks
Andre Robinson
Taylor Wolfgang

Theo Cisu
Eric Schmidt

Class of 2019

James Duguay
Hyunsoo No
Niketu Patel
Sravana Paladugu

Sean Closs
Chantal Mendes 

Class of 2020

Ava Bakhtyari
William B. Earle
Nikolas Moring
Elizabeth S. O'Neill

Harris Syed
Emily Vayda

Class of 2021

Evan Lowry
Cameron Burke
Davina Tolbert
Sidika Kajtezovic
Naira Goukasian