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Author Michael Moss to Speak at UVM Aiken Lecture Nov. 1

Best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael Moss will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 George D. Aiken Lecture Series on Nov. 1 at the UVM... Continue Reading

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A Birthing Doula Shares the Significance of End of Life Care

Birth doula Francesca Arnoldy realized the power of end of life care when her grandfather was dying at his home in Massachusetts. During his final days, his... Continue Reading

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UVM Is: Jean Harvey Mentoring the Next Generation of Nutrition and Food Professionals

A one-credit elective opened Professor Jean Harvey’s eyes to the world of nutrition. While pursuing a biology degree at Penn State in the 1980s, Professor Harvey enrolled... Continue Reading

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What Kind of Care Do Patients Want at the End of Life?

What happens when there’s nothing more a doctor can do? A new wave of research sheds light on what patients want at the end of life. Despite... Continue Reading

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Jan Carney Weighs in on the Merits of Online Public Health Education

Professor Jan Carney, MD, MPH, associate dean for Public Health at the Robert Larner MD College of Medicine at UVM, talks about the power of online public... Continue Reading