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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

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

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

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

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