Bonenfant, M.D. '17 speaks with NBC News/NBC Out about LGBTQ Youth Health

April 6, 2017 by Michelle Bookless

On April 6th, 2017 UVM Larner College of Medicine alumnus Nick Bonenfant, M.D. '17, spoke with NBC News/NBC Out reporter Julie Compton about LGBTQ youth health and why he decided to become a pediatrician.

Nick Bonenfant, M.D. '17 (Photo by David Seaver)

On April 6th, 2017 UVM Larner College of Medicine alumnus Nick Bonenfant, M.D. '17, spoke with NBC News/NBC Out reporter Julie Compton for the weekly series OutFront.  OutFront profiles "LGBTQ peope who are making a positive difference in the community."

Bonenfant spoke with Compton about his own struggles as a young gay man with his pediatrician and a fourth-year research project he worked on in medical school to educate pediatricians on how to treat and advocate for LGBTQ patients. Read more here >>