Town Hall Meeting With Rick Mills on 12/4

Posted: November 18th, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

Please mark your calendars now to join Executive Vice President Rick Mills, for the second in a series of Town Hall meetings on Thursday, December 4th from 12:00 – 1:00pm in Spaulding Auditorium at the Hopkins Center.

The Town Hall meetings will be an informal opportunity to participate in dialogue about what’s happening in the Dartmouth community. More specifics on meeting topic will be on the Events Calendar and VOX earlier in the week of the meeting.

Biomedical Libraries December Workshops

Posted: November 18th, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

Don’t miss the Biomedical Libraries workshops scheduled for the month of December! The workshops cover a multitude of topics, ranging from learning to use PubMED, creating posters in PowerPoint and much more. Visit this link to view the full workshop details and schedule: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~library/biomed/services/workshops.html.

Participants Needed for a Study on Facial Perception at DHMC

Posted: November 4th, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

Participants are needed for a study on facial perception at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.

We are looking for participants 18-85 years old. Read the rest of this entry »

Ogrinc Appointed Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education

Posted: November 3rd, 2014 by Kenneth D. Hertel

Interim Dean Duane Compton announced that Gregory Ogrinc, MD, MS, will serve as the interim Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education for the Geisel School of Medicine.

As Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Dr. Ogrinc will oversee the coordination, planning, administration, evaluation, and quality of the entire four-year UME curriculum, the Office of Medical Education and the Medical Education Committee, supervise the assistant deans for each year of the curriculum, and work closely with the directors of the GME and CME programs to coordinate educational policies, and with the directors of a variety of MD-joint degree programs to optimize their working relationship with the MD portion of the joint programs. Read the rest of this entry »

DHMC Implements New Visit Access Procedure

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 by Kenneth D. Hertel

Effective Mon., Oct. 27, 2014, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) will implement a new Visitor Access Procedure – from 8 pm to 5 am, seven days a week—to better protect patients, staff and visitors of the medical center during evening and overnight hours.

The new procedure, which includes locking doors earlier, reducing entry points and introducing an electronic visitor management system, will provide a number of benefits, says Dan Dahmen, director of Security at DHMC and project lead. “It will help us increase patient, visitor and staff confidence in their personal safety, prevent or deter unauthorized persons and activities, and help all staff more easily identify who is authorized to be in the facility after normal business hours,” he explains. Read the rest of this entry »

E.E. Just Symposium: Exploring Creativity in STEM

Posted: October 21st, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

The 3rd annual  E. E. Just Symposium will be held on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 in Oopik Auditorium at the Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center. The symposium features presentations from top scientists specializing in a wide range of disciplines. This year’s theme is: “Exploring creativity through STEM.”  Read more for information on keynote speakers, additional presenters and the event schedule.
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Geisel Research Poster Presentation Night

Posted: October 21st, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

You’re invited to the Geisel Research Poster Presentation Night on Thursday, October 30, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Collis Common Ground. All of the students involved in Geisel sponsored summer research and/or learning opportunities for Summer 2014, as well as our Science Scholars, are required to present a poster on their work. We would like to strongly encourage any other Geisel students who have done research to share their work at this poster night as well.

This will be a festive event with soft drinks, wine and cheese to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and for our students to share what they have learned with the larger Geisel School community.

Presenters, bring your posters with you to the event by 5:15 – poster space is first come, first served, so prime locations go early! We will have tape and tacks for hanging posters. –Be sure to invite PI to the event, too!

Please RSVP to the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ResearchPresent2014

All are invited to attend!

Please contact Michelle Chamley if you would like to present a poster at this event. (Michelle.B.Chamley@dartmouth.edu)

Dean’s Open Office Hours

Posted: October 21st, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

Interim Dean Compton will be holding open office hours on a bi-weekly basis beginning in the first week of November. Monday afternoons from 4:30-5:30 p.m. are open to students, and Wednesday afternoons from 4:30-5:30 p.m. are open to faculty. Appointments will be made on a first-come, first-served basis, for fifteen minute segments.  The first office hour sessions will be at the Dean’s Office at 1 Rope Ferry Road, and future sessions will also be scheduled at the Lebanon campus.

November/December Open Office Hours:

Students:
Monday, 12/1/2014 from 4:30  – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Rubin 891, DHMC

Faculty:
Wednesday, 12/3/2014 from 4:30  – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Rubin 891, DHMC

Dean’s Town Hall Meetings on November 4 & 6

Posted: October 21st, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

Please join Interim Dean Duane Compton on Tuesday, Nov. 4 and Thursday, Nov. 6 for the first of a series of Dean’s Town Hall meetings for Geisel faculty, staff and students. These Town Hall meetings will provide an opportunity for the Dean to share some of what’s happening at Geisel and for the community to ask questions and give feedback. President Phil Hanlon will also be attending the November Town Halls.

Town Hall Meeting schedule:

Tuesday, 11/4/2014 at 4:00 p.m. in Kellogg Auditorium, Hanover campus

Thursday, 11/6/2014  at 4:00 p.m. in Borwell 658W, DHMC

Geisel Research Poster Presentation Night

Posted: October 20th, 2014 by Hannah M. Welch

You’re invited to the “Geisel School Research Poster Night” on Thursday, October 30th, from 5:30 to 7:00 PM at Collis Common Ground. All of the students involved in Geisel sponsored summer research and/or learning opportunities for Summer 2014, as well as our Science Scholars, are required to present a poster on their work. We would like to strongly encourage any other Geisel students who have done research to share their work at this poster night as well.

This will be a festive event with soft drinks, sparkling cider and cheese to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and for our students to share what they have learned with the larger Geisel School community. Please RSVP via SurveyMonkey here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ResearchPresent2014

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