Bradley Berryhill, MD Recognized for Teaching Excellence By Jill Jesso-White on August 12, 2021 in Community Health News Rutland — Community Health’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Bradley Berryhill received the 2020 Family Medicine Teaching Award for the health network’s excellence in teaching medical students. The award, given through a joint sponsorship of the Vermont Academy of Family Physicians and the University of Vermont Department of Family Medicine, also recognized Community Health for its “commitment above and beyond the standard contributions to our teaching programs.” ”I am on the clinical faculty for the Department of Family Medicine and have been working as a preceptor for incoming physicians. This is rewarding work and I appreciate being recognized for my efforts with students.” In a letter, Dr. Thomas C. Peterson, chair and professor at the UVM Department of Family Medicine, and members of Department of Family Medicine congratulated Dr. Berryhill and Community Health for their “exceptional teaching.” The award consists of a plaque on a permanent display at the Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont in Burlington. “We deeply appreciate the energy and skill which you have generously brought to the teaching setting,” the department members said. Bradley Berryhill, MD, MS, joined Community Health in 2004 as Medical Director and was named Chief Medical Officer in 2019. A 1986 graduate of State University of New York Upstate, he completed his residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital Medical Center in Syracuse and received a master’s degree in health care policy and administration from Harvard University in 2006. Your Health Our Mission The mission of Community Health (Community Health Centers of the Rutland Region) is to improve the health and wellness of all people in the communities we serve by providing access to excellent medical and dental primary care regardless of any financial consideration. Community Health is Vermont’s largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), a network of primary care, pediatric, behavioral health, dental and pharmacy services with offices in Rutland, Brandon, Castleton, West Pawlet and Shoreham. Community Dental offices are located in Rutland and Shoreham, Community Health Pediatrics is in Rutland and Behavioral Health services are available at all of our locations. Community Health Express Care Centers, open 7 days a week, are located at the Rutland and Castleton Community Health Centers. For more information about Community Health’s career opportunities, check our Career Center or contact Jan Buxton or Anna White at 802-855-2086.