Join us on October 4 for a free panel discussion titled “The State of Opioid Addiction in Vermont: Treatment & Research,” part of Community Medical School at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM. The panel will feature Stephen Leffler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Charles MacLean, MD, and Patricia Fisher, MD. The event takes place at 6:00-7:30pm at the UVM Given Medical Building […]

Join us on October 4 for a free panel discussion titled “The State of Opioid Addiction in Vermont: Treatment & Research,” part of Community Medical School at the UVM College of Medicine. The panel will feature Stephen Leffler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Charles MacLean, MD, and Patricia Fisher, MD. The event takes place at 6:00-7:30pm at the UVM Given Medical Building – Carpenter […]

Join us on October 4 for a free panel discussion titled “The State of Opioid Addiction in Vermont: Treatment & Research,” part of Community Medical School at the UVM College of Medicine. The panel will feature Stephen Leffler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Charles MacLean, MD, and Patricia Fisher, MD. The event takes place at 6:00-7:30pm at the UVM Given Medical Building – Carpenter […]

Join us on October 4 for a free panel discussion titled “The State of Opioid Addiction in Vermont: Treatment & Research,” part of Community Medical School at the UVM College of Medicine. The panel will feature Stephen Leffler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Charles MacLean, MD, and Patricia Fisher, MD. The event takes place at 6:00-7:30pm at the UVM Given Medical Building – Carpenter Auditorium,  89 […]

Since joining the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) as Chief Executive Officer two months ago, I’ve been impressed by our organizational commitment to helping all members of our community, regardless of financial status or life circumstance. I’m especially proud of our ongoing collaborative efforts to work with and support our local homeless population. Housing […]

Last year, the Champlain Housing Trust made a commitment to end chronic homelessness in our region. This commitment was grounded in collaboration – working with a variety of partners to solve what has seemed an intractable problem. Collectively, we are making good progress, and there’s a video below that describes some of this work. Chronic homelessness […]

Pokémon Go, the latest virtual reality game from international software giant Nintendo, is an overnight sensation — and we have seen some people playing it around our medical center. Visitors are welcome at our campus, but to ensure that our patients receive the best quality care experience possible, we ask that all community and student […]

Why would a hospital invest in housing or a bike path or even community gardens? At the University of Vermont Medical Center, it has always been an important part of our mission as a nonprofit hospital to use our resources to benefit our community. But today, doing the right thing also happens to be an increasingly […]