Improving Lives

Geisel student Adrianna Stanley (second row left) worked closely with other Kean Fellows in Peru's Amazon basin.

Tropical Medicine Fellowship Awarded to Geisel Student Adrianna Stanley

Second-year Geisel School of Medicine student Adrianna Stanley received a Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine. The Fellowship, given by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, is dedicated to nurturing medical students interested in tropical medicine.



Japan’s GHIT Fund Supports Dartmouth Researchers’ Second Tuberculosis Vaccine Trial

A collaborative of Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences in Tanzania, and Tokyo Medical and Dental University received $1.4 million from Japan’s Global Health Innovative Technology Fund to conduct a joint randomized clinical trial in Tanzania aimed at reducing the transmission of tuberculosis.


Donor Impact


Gift Honors Surgery that Saved Joseph Smith’s Leg

Descendants of Joseph Smith, founder of the Mormon Church, have created a scholarship at the Geisel School of Medicine to honor and give thanks for a pioneering surgery that Dartmouth’s Dr. Nathan Smith performed on young Joseph.