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Mann and Freeman Interviewed for Health Watch Segment on New $23.8 Million Grant

Ken Mann, Ph.D., speaking with WCAX-TV reporter Bridget Barry Caswell
Ken Mann, Ph.D., speaking with WC AX-TV reporter Bridget Barry Caswell

(NOV. 22, 2013) On November 21, WCAX-TV aired a HealthWatch segment regarding a new five-year, $23.8 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant received by UVM Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry Kenneth Mann, Ph.D., that will support a multi-center, multidisciplinary study on a deadly bleeding syndrome called coagulopathy that occurs in severe trauma patients. Reporter Bridget Barry Caswell interviewed Dr. Mann, as well as Kalev Freeman, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of surgery and a co-investigator on the grant, for the story.

Watch the WCAX-TV story.