Please join us for Medical Student Grand Rounds on Thursday, August 25th, 2022 at 6:00 pm in Auditorium G at DHMC and on Zoom. Our presenters this month are Semran Thamer (MS4), Joseph Bello (MS4), Dennis Obat (MS4), and Olivia Jackson (MS2).
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New Hampshire and Northeast U.S. Region’s High Childhood Cancer Rates Re-Examined
New study from Dartmouth Cancer Center re-examines claims of high pediatric cancer rates in New Hampshire to show that no single state in the Northeast is an outlier when taking important factors into consideration.
American Hospital Association board names Joanne M. Conroy, MD, as Chair-elect Designate
The American Hospital Association (AHA) Board of Trustees has elected Joanne M. Conroy, MD, chief executive officer and president of Dartmouth Health, as its chair-elect designate.
Alan C. Hartford, MD, PhD, named a Fellow of the American Society for Radiation Oncology
Alan Hartford recognized for exceptional service to the field of radiation oncology and cancer care.
Amanda J. Bassett recognized by the Association of American Medical Colleges
Amanda J. Bassett, director of Alumni Engagement and Strategic Events for the Office of Development & Alumni Engagement at Dartmouth Health and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, was recognized by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), for her service as a steering committee member and as the chair-elect for the Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA).
The Dartmouth Dementia Directive
During July and August, Robert Santulli, MD and Geisel M2 Marisa Diiorio will be offering a one-hour educational session about the Dartmouth Dementia Directive (DDD).
Dartmouth Innovations for Cancer Accelerator Fosters Potentially Life-Saving Innovations
Thirty-five Dartmouth teams have participated in the accelerator over the past two years. Their research could save and prolong patients’ lives, and may even cure cancer.
Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine Team Finds Increased Rate of TB Infection Among Adolescents in Tanzania
Findings from a new study published in PLOS ONE, led by investigators at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine and Muhimibili University of Health and Allied Sciences, show high rates of new tuberculosis (TB) infection among adolescents in Tanzania—highlighting the importance of developing TB control measures for this high-risk age group.
Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth remains deeply committed to women’s healthcare and reproductive rights for all, including childbearing decisions, maternal health, and their effect on families through our research and education missions.
Alumni Contributions to Medicine, Healthcare, and Community Honored at Awards Ceremony
On May 20, 2022, the Geisel School of Medicine Alumni Awards Ceremony was held in person for the first time since 2019. The seven honorees were joined by fellow alumni, Geisel faculty and students, family, friends, and colleagues.