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UVM Alumna Creates the Right Solution with Chemistry and Public Health

Lyndelle LeBruin, a project manager at the Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research (LCBR) at the UVM College of Medicine, has spent most of her academic career studying... Continue Reading

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After Studying Science, Business and Health, Alumna Megan Resnick Lands Her Ideal Job

This fall will be the first time in eight years that Megan Resnick hasn’t been a student at UVM. With three college degrees under her belt from... Continue Reading

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Zika Fears Hit Home in the U.S.

It has been feared for months that mosquitos would start spreading the Zika virus in the United States. Those fears may have been realized this summer in... Continue Reading

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Study: Medical Marijuana Laws Reduce Prescription Drug Spending

Doctors prescribing medical marijuana to Medicare patients in place of prescription drugs is helping save taxpayers millions of dollars, a new study reports. According to a recent... Continue Reading

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10 Characteristics to Help You Succeed in Medical School

By Cary Jewkes You’ve been working for a long time—years and years—to get to this point. It’s easy to get lost in the tangle of medical school... Continue Reading