Geisel Welcomes Class of 2020

Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine welcomed its 220th class to Hanover, with advice and greetings from Interim Dean Duane Compton, Dartmouth Provost Carolyn Dever, and others at the Year 1 Orientation that began on August 8.

Improving Lives

Zika virus is primarily transmitted to people through the bite of an infected mosquito from the Aedes genus, mainly Aedes aegypti in tropical regions. (World Health Organization, photo: Shutterstock)

An Update on the Zika Virus: Q&A with Dr. Elizabeth Talbot

Elizabeth Talbot, MD, an associate professor of medicine at Geisel, who specializes in infectious disease and international health at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and also serves as New Hampshire’s deputy state epidemiologist, shares the latest on what the scientific and medical communities are learning about Zika.



NIH Funds Dartmouth Study of Cellular Disease Processes

The five-year, $12.45 million NIH COBRE grant supports an interdisciplinary project for junior faculty who are engaged in early-stage research of basic cellular processes and how disease affects the interaction of cells and molecules.


Sarah Donaldson and Suzanne Boulter

Suzanne Boulter MED’66: Healthy Pursuits

Ask Suzanne Boulter MED’66 what she has been doing since she retired from clinical practice in 2010, and you won’t hear about a life of leisure. She is currently working on a nationwide American Academy of Pediatrics program called “Brush, Book, and Bed.”

Donor Impact



Save the Date: Physicians for Human Rights National Student Conference

Geisel will be hosting the Physicians for Human Rights National Student Conference Nov. 4 – 5. The theme for this year’s National Conference is Violence against Difference, specifically looking at racial violence, gender violence, and violence against healthcare workers.