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How Climate Change Affects Your Health

Photo: Flickr Climate change is a very real threat to public health. Rising greenhouse gas concentrations result in changes in precipitation, increases in temperature, increases in the... Continue Reading

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Alumni Advice: Michael Banyas on the Rewards of a Career in Public Health

Michael Banyas ’03 is currently a lieutenant commander (LCDR) in the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS), one of the nation’s seven uniformed services, and a public health... Continue Reading

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UVM Cannabis Experts to Participate in Online Speaker Series

Photo: Flickr Creative Commons The University of Vermont is organizing a free, online cannabis speaker series featuring five academic experts in medicine, botany, business, and policy. The... Continue Reading

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US Medical School Enrollments Increase 25% Since 2002

Medical school enrollment in the United States is up 25% for the 2015-2016 academic year compared to 2002–2003 levels, according to the latest figures from the Association... Continue Reading

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The Top 50 Health Care Careers in the U.S.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects job growth of 23% in health care over the next decade, with an estimated 974,000 new jobs created between 2014 and... Continue Reading