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Littenberg Comments on Bernie Sanders' Doctor's Report on WPTZ-TV

(JANUARY 29, 2016) A letter from Senator Bernie Sanders' physician that was publicly released on January 28, 2016 reported that the presidential candidate is in very good health for a 74-year-old man. Local Vermont NBC affiliate WPTZ-TV interviewed Benjamin Littenberg, M.D., University of Vermont professor of medicine and director ...

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Fassler Discusses SSRIs in Kids on MedPage Today

(JANUARY 28, 2016) University of Vermont Clinical Professor of Psychiatry David Fassler, M.D., commented on findings from a meta-analysis of clinical reports on the link between antidepressants and risk of suicidality in children and adolescents, which appeared in the British Medical Journal. Read the article here.

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Green Featured in Seven Days Article on Medical Interpreters

(JANUARY 27, 2016) University of Vermont Associate Professor of Pediatrics Andrea Green, M.D., the director of the New American Clinic at UVM Children's Hospital, is featured in an article, titled "Medical Interpreters Speak for New American Patients," in the January 27, 2016 issue of Seven Days. Read more here.

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Nicholas Heintz

Heintz Discusses Dysregulation of Redox Signaling in Cancer Cells on PLoS Science Wednesday

(JANUARY 20, 2016)  Nicholas Heintz, Ph.D., UVM professor of pathology, and colleagues were featured PLoS Science Wednesday’s live “Ask Me Anything” chat on redditscience, discussing a recently published study focusing on dysregulation of redox signaling in cancer cells, and how the enhanced production of reactive oxygen ...

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John Hughes

Hughes Featured in WalletHub’s Financial Cost of Smoking by State Study

(JANUARY 19, 2016) Comments from UVM Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology John Hughes, M.D., on effective strategies for individuals trying to quit smoking are featured in a study discussing the cost of smoking in each state, which is covered in a WalletHub article.

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