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Vermont at the Forefront
Last week, President Suresh Garimella and Senator Patrick Leahy joined faculty and leaders from the Larner College of Medicine and UVM Medical Center to announce that UVM will be home to one of three Rural Centers of Excellence on Substance Use Disorders in the nation. “Vermont, like so many times before, is leading the nation in addressing this crisis,” said Leahy. Read more about the state’s innovative hub-and-spoke treatment model. (Photo: Joshua Brown)
Study: how honeybees may infect bumblebees
Domestic beehives are linked to a spike in viral infections in nearby wild bumblebee populations. How is the disease spreading? Through shared flowers. Read more about the findings.