Dartmouth Health has received a $2.5 million gift from generous donors and former Dartmouth-Hitchcock Trustee Barbara Couch and her husband, Dick Couch D’64, Thayer ’65, to establish the Couch Endowed Fund for Inclusive Excellence Faculty Fellowships at Dartmouth Cancer Center.
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Director of Dartmouth Cancer Center Elected to Association of American Cancer Institutes Board
Steven D. Leach, MD, director of the Dartmouth Cancer Center, is among the newly elected board members of the Association of American Cancer Institutes.
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.
Partnering with Patients and Care Teams Can Improve Serious Illness Communication for Patients with Advanced Cancer
Despite professional guidelines recommending early serious illness conversations for all patients with advanced cancer, many times these conversations occur, late or not at all. A collaborative research initiative at Dartmouth Cancer Center shows promise in improving patient–clinician communication by increasing the conduct and documentation of these important conversations in two medical oncology clinics.
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.
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.