Category Archives: Health

UVM Cannabis Research: Whey-Based Technology Improves CBD Absorption by 6X, Reduces Waste

Two UVM instructors in the online cannabis professional certificate programs are exploring how the human body can more easily absorb CBD.

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UVM Alumnus Pivots to a Career in Medicine Through Post-Bacc Pre-Med Program

From a degree in environmental science to a career in medicine. Learn how one UVM alum leveraged the Post-Bacc Pre-Med program to pursue his dream of becoming a doctor.

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Behind the Scenes with a Medical School Admissions Officer

Gaining acceptance into medical school is even more challenging than in previous years. Learn what a medical school admissions director says can help your application stand out.

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UVM Launches Online Option of Master of Medical Science Degree

A new online option for UVM’s Master of Medical Science graduate degree provides students with advanced sciences and flexibility.

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First-Year Medical Students’ Advice to Post-Bacc Pre-Med Students

First-year medical students (and former UVM Post-Bacc Pre-Med students) offer 6 tips to help make your path easier as your transition from post-bacc to medical school. 

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Cannabis Faculty Member Publishes Comprehensive Report on Delta-8 THC

UVM Cannabis Research Assistant Professor Linda Klumpers, Ph.D., has published the first peer-reviewed article on delta-8 THC pharmacology, a psychoactive compound derived from cannabis.

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The Art of Active Listening

Learn how to be an active listener as part of UVM’s Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching Certificate program.

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Instructor Heather Caulfield Guides Students to Explore the Gray Areas of Death

Meet Heather Caulfield, an instructor in UVM’s End-of-Life Doula program where students learn about everything from palliative care and hospice to ethics and grief. 

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Philosophy Major Turned Post-Bacc Pre-Med Student Shares Tips for Success

Andrew Scherffius majored in philosophy in college and caught up on the required pre-med courses through UVM’s Post-Bacc Pre-Medical program before applying to med school.

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Why Starting a Post-Bacc in Summer is a Smart Move

Summer courses include a tuition discount and scholarships are available for post-bacc pre-med students at UVM.

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