UVM’s Larner College of Medicine appoints first director of health services research

News Release — UVM Sept. 22, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Nachbur, Jennifer.Nachbur@uvm.edu, 802-656-7875 The Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont has announced the appointment of Adam Atherly, Ph.D., as the College’s first director of health services research and professor of medicine, effective February 1, 2018. Atherly is currently a professor of health systems, […]

UVM research unlocks new clue in the ‘race against time’ between microbes and immune response

News Release — UVM Sept. 20, 2017 Contact: Jon Reidel, Jon.Reidel@uvm.edu, 802-656-8206 A new University of Vermont research finding could lead to targeted treatments to increase immune activity — in cancer therapy, for example — or to suppress immune reactions, like in patients with multiple sclerosis. Researchers have long known that glucose — or sugar […]

Gun control panel to launch Janus Forum Debate Series

News Release — UVM Sept. 11, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield, Jeffrey.Wakefield@uvm.edu, 802-578-8830 The debate over gun control is one of the most polarizing in America. Proponents of stricter gun laws point to the fact that Americans are 10 times more likely to be killed by guns than people in other developed countries. Opponents counter that […]

UVM President Tom Sullivan signs statement in support of DACA

News Release — UVM Sept. 7, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield, Jeffrey.Wakefield@uvm.edu, 802-578-8830 University of Vermont President Tom Sullivan is among more than 600 presidents of public and private colleges and universities across the country who have signed a statement in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The statement urges the nation’s […]

BioTek Instruments donates $25K to benefit STEM complex at UVM

News Release — BioTek Sept. 6, 2017 Contact: Chere Griffin Expression Marcom, LLC 908-818-9463 cgriffin@expressionmarcom.com September 6, 2017, WINOOSKI VT, USA — BioTek proudly announces its donation of $25,000 towards the construction of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Complex at The University of Vermont (UVM). This facility marks UVM’s largest ever capital project […]

UVM introduces new Healthcare Management and Leadership Program

News Release — UVM August 29, 2017 Contact: Katie Albee, Marketing Specialist UVM Continuing and Distance Education 322 So. Prospect Street Burlington, VT
802-656-2085 katie.albee@uvm.edu PREPARING HEALTHCARE MANAGERS FOR SUCCESS IN A RAPIDLY CHANGING INDUSTRY Burlington, VT (August 29, 2017)—The University of Vermont today announced the launch of its new Healthcare Management and Leadership Professional Certificate […]

UVM unveils ‘coolest’ new building

News Release — UVM Aug. 16, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield, Jeffrey.Wakefield@uvm.edu, 802-578-8830 Easy to Miss: UVM’s Coolest New Building With all the new buildings sprouting up on The University of Vermont’s central campus, it’s easy to overlook the university’s new chiller plant, which opened in July. The chiller – a 7,500 ft. addition that juts […]