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Shepard Speaks to WCAX on Ongoing Baby Formula Shortages

October 27, 2022 by Lucy Gardner Carson

(October 27, 2022) UVMMC pediatrician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Michelle Shepard, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP, spoke to WCAX-TV’s Hailey Morgan about ongoing baby formula supply chain woes affecting Vermont parents.

Michelle Shepard, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP

(October 27, 2022) UVM Medical Center pediatrician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Michelle Shepard, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP, spoke to WCAX-TV’s Hailey Morgan about ongoing baby formula supply chain woes affecting Vermont parents. “I always tell families to contact their baby’s doctor first; or if they are using WIC, to contact WIC. They have nutritionists there that are available to answer questions about what would be a suitable replacement and what’s not a suitable replacement,” Shepard said.

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