The Geisel School of Medicine
Facts & Figures

The Geisel School of Medicine is a beacon of learning and discovery, stimulating inquiry and harnessing ingenuity for new solutions and better health. The nation's fourth oldest medical school, it melds the resources of an Ivy League institution and a world-class medical center for education, research and service. The Geisel School of Medicine cultivates leaders and innovators of vision and virtuosity who are expanding knowledge, and using it wisely and collaboratively to transform medicine and patient care.

Faculty

  • 2,342 clinical and research faculty (2014)
    • 891 voting
    • 1,224 instructors and adjuncts
    • 232 postdoctoral fellows and research associates

Departments

Centers and Institutes

Teaching And Research Sites

  • The Geisel School of Medicine, Hanover, NH
  • Clerkships sites - 75 locations across the country, including
    • Bethel, AK
    • Orange County, CA
    • San Francisco, CA
    • Tuba City, AZ

Biomedical Libraries

  • Dana Biomedical Library
  • Matthews-Fuller Health Sciences Library
    • 83,685 books
    • 96,834 serial volumes
    • 4,645 electronic journals
    • $1.8 million spent on information resources

Finances

  • $275 million operating budget (FY2013)
  • $140 million in research grants and contracts (FY2013)
  • $49 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) awards (FY2009-FY2013)
  • 30 endowed professorships
  • $56,104 tuition for the MD program
  • $35,000 base loan for MD students
  • Over 86% of MD students receive some form of financial aid

Students and Trainees

  • 85 MD students matriculated in 2013
    • 4,949 applicants
    • 52 women, 33 men
    • 59 undergraduate institutions, 26 states, 10 countries
  • 102 graduate students matriculated in 2010
    • 26 in Molecular and Cellular Biology
    • 7 in the Program in Experimental and Molecular Medicine
    • 69 in the programs of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI)
  • Total enrollment in FY2014
    • 351 MD students
    • 219 graduate students in the biomedical sciences
    • 26 MD-PhD students (included in above totals)
    • 10 MD-MBA students
    • 128 students in TDI's health policy programs
    • 385 residents and fellows

Graduates

  • 192 degrees were awarded in June 2014
    • 90 MD's
    • 37 PhD's
    • 15 MS's
    • 50 MPH's
  • 4,505 alumni (some of whom hold multiple degrees)
    • 3,394 MD's
    • 408 PhD's
    • 46 MS's
    • 735 TDI degrees
  • 2,965 housestaff alumni

Contact
The Geisel School of Medicine
1 Rope Ferry Road
Hanover, NH 03755-1404
Phone: (603) 650-1200
Fax: (603) 650-1202
E-mail: dms.communications@dartmouth.edu