My First Year as a Resident: A Sense of Shared Purpose

Written by Bryce Bludevich, M.D.'17
Almost every resident and attending will tell you that nothing prepares you for your first day of residency. I will tell you the same thing, but that said I have to admit that the Larner College of Medicine prepared me as well as possible. Thanks to the hard work and dedication of the residents and attendings at the University of Vermont Medical Center, I felt ready to start my intern year at UMass Memorial Medical Center.

Transforming Our Space to Support 100% Active Learning

Written by Larner College of Medicine Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education William Jeffries, Ph.D.
At a recent Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) national meeting I had the privilege of sharing the stage with my colleagues Dr. Kathryn Huggett, Assistant Dean and Teaching Academy Director and Jill Jemison, Chief Information Officer for Health Sciences. As one of three schools selected to present an Innovation Educational Space Transformation, The Larner College of Medicine had the opportunity to showcase the dynamic work happening here on campus to support active learning.

The Postdoc Experience: Forming a Postdoctoral Association at UVM

Written by Nicholas Farina, Ph.D.
Meet your friendly local postdoctoral scholars, or postdocs for short. We are from around the world and joined the University of Vermont community to live in the beautiful state of Vermont. We have doctorates in diverse fields and are continuing our mentored training while gaining new experiences and acquiring the required skills to transition to an independent and permanent position. There are almost 80 of us scattered around campus.