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Addressing the Neurologist Shortage and Increased Need for Neurologic Care

September 10, 2021

Jennifer Majersik, MD, MS, division chief of vascular neurology at the University of Utah, discussed contributing factors to the neurologist shortage, as well as ongoing efforts to increase interest in the field.