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Robert Williams

Williams Discusses Anesthesia Effects on Babies in Burlington Free Press

(MARCH 9, 2016) Robert Williams, M.D., UVM professor of anesthesiology and pediatric anesthesiologist at the UVM Children's Hospital, discusses the use of spinal anesthesia for surgery on babies amid growing concerns general anesthesia might adversely affect young brain development for an article in Burlington Free Press.

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David Rettew

Rettew’s Comments on Queeche Gorge Bridge Safety in WPTZ-TV Story

(MARCH 9, 2016) Comments from David Rettew, M.D., UVM associate professor of psychiatry and pediatrics, were featured in a news story about the growing concerns over the safety of the scenic Queeche Gorge Bridge for local NBC affiliate WPTZ-TV Newschannel 5.

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UVM Vaccine Testing Center

UVM Vaccine Testing Center $3.3 Million Grant from Gates Foundation Featured in Media

(MARCH 8, 2016) The Cryptosporidum study team at the UVM Vaccine Testing Center (VTC), which includes Beth Kirkpatrick, M.D., VTC director and UVM professor of medicine; Caroline Lyon, M.D., M.P.H., UVM associate professor of medicine; Christopher Huston, M.D., UVM associate professor of medicine; Catherine Larsson; and Mary ...

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Jan Carney

Carney Discusses E-Cigarette Myths and Facts on VT Digger

(MARCH 7, 2016) Commentary authored by Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H., UVM professor of medicine and associate dean for public health, discussing the myths and facts about e-cigarettes is featured in on VT Digger.

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David Halsey

Halsey AAOS Role Announcement Featured in Orthopedic Design & Technology

(MARCH 7, 2016) During its 2016 annual meeting, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons announced that David Halsey, M.D., UVM associate professor of orthopaedics and rehabilitation and director of the UVM Medical Center’s adult reconstruction service, who currently holds the title of second vice president, will assume the ...

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