Articles by: Derik Hertel

Some of the new Geisel grads celebrate after a memorable Class Day. (photo by Flying Squirrel)

Geisel Celebrates 85 New MD Graduates

At the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth’s annual Class Day ceremony on June 4, faculty, staff, students, and families celebrated the accomplishments of 85 new graduates of the school’s MD program.

Dartmouth Institute Research Roundup 5.16

Dartmouth Institute Research Roundup 5.16

Learn about recent Dartmouth Institute research on ER visits for “non-urgent” conditions, physician knowledge of the FDA-approval process, the possible overuse of CT scans in the ER, patient recording of clinical encounters, and a more patient-centered approach to statistical modeling.

Testosterone Found to Boost Men’s Libido, but Experts Question How Sexual Function Is Scored – STAT

Read Article – Quotes Lisa Schwartz and Steven Woloshin, both professors of medicine, community and family medicine, and of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, about a recent study conducted on the effects of AndroGel, a testosterone treatment for men. “The effects on sexual function, mood, and depression are very small,” says Woloshin. “I’m not sure how meaningful they actually were.”