Medical Education Grand Rounds

The Medical Education Grand Rounds Series is intended for faculty and residents interested in enhancing their teaching related to clinical and basic sciences. All events will be held at the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine.

Faculty and residents are invited to these workshops showcasing speakers from around the country who bring fresh ideas and thought-provoking insight to teaching sciences. Videos of previous speakers and information on up-coming events are available online via The Commons.

CME credit is available!

Continuing Education logoIn support of improving patient care, The Robert Larner College of Medicine at The University of Vermont is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Vermont designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit is claimed online at My Credits.

Please RSVP to to attend a session.
For more information, or to contribute suggestions for future sessions, contact


Upcoming Presentations 2020-2021

Price-Peggy-2017-headshot VBMDebunking Neuromyths
Friday, September 25, 2020

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom

Peggy Price, M.Ed., Fellow/OGA

Orton-Gillingham at the Institute Stern Center for Language and Learning

A range of interventions are promoted to help the 10-20% of the population who struggle with dyslexia. However, claims made by many interventions about their mechanisms to remediate dyslexia are dubious. This workshop will delve into several common neuromyths, including VAK Learning Styles, vision therapy, and dyslexia fonts.

Bryant,Bronwyn_University of VermontDr. Everett Professional Photo (002)The Application of Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) in UME and GME
Friday, October 30, 2020

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom

Bronwyn Bryant, M.D.
Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine, University of Vermont
Elise Everett, M.D.

Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine, University of Vermont

EPAs support learner education across the medical education continuum.  In this session, participants will learn how to write an EPA for any skill and for any level of learner, and how to map the EPA to competencies/milestones.

Friday, December 4, 2020

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom

Friday, January 29, 2021

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom

Friday, February 19, 2021

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom


Friday, March 12, 2021

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom 

Friday, May 7, 2021

12:00-1:00pm, Zoom 

Past Speakers (by academic year)