Register now for the Big Change Roundup, a fundraising campaign for The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital. With your support, The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital is able to help more than 50,000 patients a year. Hi, my name is Dalton, and I was a premature baby. Now, I’m nine years old. My mom and I […]

This Valentine’s Day #FixABrokenHeart. Help Team Heart raise $50,000 by February 14 to perform preventive screening and lifesaving heart surgery for children in Rwanda. Click here to learn more and to donate Imagine the City of New York without a cardiology or cardiac surgery center? That’s a reality for Rwanda, a nation of 11 million […]

Recently, I had the opportunity to travel to Montpelier and advocate for a tax on sugary drinks. You might wonder why a physician would get involved in a tax debate? It’s simple. It’s because sugary drinks are a significant health concern for Vermonters. Obesity and diabetes are major health issues for Vermonters and our country. […]

Register now for the Big Change Roundup, a fundraising campaign for The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital. With your support, The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital is able to help more than 50,000 patients a year. Every year, one child from each state with a remarkable medical story is chosen by the Children’s Miracle Network to […]

This will be the seventh year in a row that The UVM Medical Center ICU team will plunge into Lake Champlain in support of Special Olympics Vermont. We started off in 2009, originally as the Pulmonary Penguins, but converted to the Fletcher Allen Arctic Suns in 2010. Now, we are the University of Vermont Medical […]

Turn on the computer, open you phone, or fire up the tablet and likely you’ll be hitting up a social network or two. Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat to name a few, but there is another game in town – Linkedin. Since 2003, Linkedin has grown to more than 332 million users and is still growing, with […]

Since 1970, January has been designated National Blood Donor Month with the goal of increasing blood and platelet donations during this historically bone-chilling month – one of the most difficult times of year to collect enough blood products to meet patient needs. The need for blood is constant and doesn’t stop when the weather or […]

Recently, John Brumsted, MD, President and CEO, The University of Vermont Medical Center and The University of Vermont Health Network, and Dr. Thomas Sullivan President of the University of Vermont, talked about our new name and what it means for our organizations. Q: OK, so what’s in a name? Does it just reflect what already […]

Register now for the Big Change Roundup, a fundraising campaign for The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital. With your support, The University of Vermont Children’s Hospital is able to help more than 50,000 patients a year. At the time of year when people are making New Year’s resolutions to sleep more, I am about to […]

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Human trafficking is modern day slavery. Although the legal practice of slavery was abolished in most of the world long ago, the exploitation of people by others has continued in all of its various forms. This includes bonded servitude, slave labor, sex slavery, forced child soldiers, and more. Human […]