Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
President and CEO
John R. Brumsted, M.D., was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Fletcher Allen Health Care and Fletcher Allen Partners on Monday, February 13, 2012, after serving in an interim role since August, 2011.
A 30-year veteran of the organization, Dr. Brumsted has served in a number of roles at Fletcher Allen, including chief medical officer, chief quality officer and an appointment as interim CEO. He also has served as a senior associate dean for Clinical Affairs at the UVM College of Medicine, and medical director of The Vermont Health Plan (TVHP) and Vermont Managed Care (VMC).
He has been a member of the Fletcher Allen medical staff since 1985, and has practiced medicine at Fletcher Allen since 1981 when he began as a resident at the then Medical Center Hospital of Vermont.
Dr. Brumsted received his Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from Dartmouth College and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in 1978. He completed a surgical internship at Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, in 1979. He subsequently served in the U.S. Public Health Service in Randolph, New York for two years prior to moving to Vermont to complete his residency in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine between 1981- 1985.
He completed a fellowship in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Fletcher Allen in 1987, within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is a member of Fletcher Allen’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a tenured professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.
Dr. Brumsted is currently a member of the Vermont Medical Society (VMS) Council and served as its president from 2008-2009. He is the current Chair of the VMS Research and Education Foundation Board. He has published extensively, both nationally and regionally.
Dr. Brumsted lives with his family in Shelburne, Vermont. He is a native of Ithaca, New York.