Advising Program Overview

Through the Office of Student Affairs, students at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth receive advising. The Associate Deans for Student Affairs, Drs. Matthew Duncan and Roshini Pinto-Powell, are the Student Affairs advisors. The Associate Deans work closely with students to offer support through the medical school experience.

The Advising and Wellness Coordinator, Caitlin Maher, is your primary contact for setting up advising appointments with the Associate Deans for Student Affairs. To set up an advising appointment, please contact Caitlin by email ( or visit Remsen 302A.

Advising Forms

Advising Resources

Associate Deans for Student Affairs Matthew Duncan, MD

Roshini Pinto-Powell, MD
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion Stephanie White, MD, FAAP
Associate Dean for Pre-Clinical Education (Year 1& 2) Virginia Lyons, PhD
603 650-1745
Associate Dean for Year 2 David Nierenberg, MD
Associate Dean for Clinical Education
(Year 3 & 4)
John Dick III, MD
Interim Director of Residency Advising
(Year 4)
Alison Holmes, MD, MPH