Educate Complete Physicians

Caring Deeply for Patients—and Systems

  “The art of communicating deeply with the patient is fundamental to being a good physician,” says Roshini Pinto-Powell, MD, associate dean for student affairs. But while the doctor-patient relationship remains at the heart of medicine, physicians today must also work effectively within interprofessional teams, manage the health of diverse […]

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Partnership, Reciprocity, and Impact

“We’re focused on building long-lasting relationships with medically underserved communities in this country and abroad,” explains Lisa V. Adams, MD, director of the Center for Health Equity, associate dean for global health at Geisel, and director of global initiatives for Dartmouth College. “We often have as much to learn from […]

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Center for Health Equity Inspires Alumni Support

Geisel’s Center for Health Equity builds long-term, reciprocal partnerships with medically underserved communities at home and abroad. That approach, championed by its director, Lisa V. Adams MED ’90, has inspired several alumni of the medical school to make generous gifts in support of the center. Experiential Learning Ophthalmologist Donald Macdonald […]

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Making a Lasting Impact

Dr. Stu Hanson D ’59, MED ’60 was a young practicing pulmonologist in Minnesota in the 1970s when he came to an important realization. He could save more lives if he applied some of his time to public health efforts to reduce smoking than if he focused only on caring […]

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