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The Making of Medicine


More Fascinating Findings From 2020

It's been a big year for medical research at the School of Medicine. Here's a small sampling of some of the awesome work our folks are doing.

Today We Began COVID-19 Vaccinations

“I want you to see me in real time as I undergo this process and as my body adapts to having this medicine injected into my arm,” Dr. Ebony Jade Hilton said. “I’m hoping that in that transparency, you will be able to make a better decision for you and yours about receiving the vaccine.”

Big Brain Discoveries From 2020

As we approach the end of the year, it seems like a good time to look back at some our major discoveries of 2020. Here are some involving the brain and diseases that affect it.

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Planning for the COVID-19 Vaccine

The first COVID-19 vaccine could arrive soon -- possibly in the next few weeks. Here a link to some info about what to expect.