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
October 4, 2019 
 Ensuring Access and Affordability to High Value Medical Care: Value-Based Insurance Design
W. Allen Tisdale Medical Sciences Grand Rounds Lecture Series
A. Mark Fendrick, MD
Director of the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design Professor of Internal Medicine in the School of Medicine and Professor of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health at the University of Michigan
October 11, 2019 
 Trans Affirmative Health Care in 2019
 Rachel Inker, MD
Lead Physician, Transgender Health Clinic
Community Health Centers of Burlington
Leo Kline, MS, APRN, AGNP
Lead Clinician of the Be You Clinic
Community Health Centers of Burlington

October 18, 2019 Towards a Positive Learning Environment: Strategies to Bridge the Generational Gap in Medicine

Nathalie Feldman, MD
Director of the Learning Environment at the UVM Larner College of Medicine
Educational Assistant Professor and Learning Environment Liaison in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
Judith Lewis, MD
Psychiatry Residency Training Director
Attending, Inpatient Psychiatry Service
Associate Professor, UVM College of Medicine
October 25, 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