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New Black Surgeon General sworn in

Dr. Jerome Adams has been sworn in as the new surgeon general. He’s an anesthesiologist who completed his undergraduate studies in biochemistry and biopsychology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). Adams earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine, and also holds a Masters of Public Health from the University […]