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UC Merced chief finds support for med school
Fresno Bee

There’s overwhelming support for a medical school at University of California at Merced, the school’s chancellor said Thursday during an editorial board meeting with the Sun-Star and The Modesto Bee. In the 20 days that Dorothy Leland has been on the job as leader of the university, she has been meeting with people with a stake in the campus. “Medical education, that’s probably the first thing out of everybody’s mouth … ‘How’s the medical school coming?’ ”