Class of ’ 26 White Coat Ceremony Livestream
The White Coat Ceremony for the Geisel Class of 2026 will be held on Friday, August 19 in Alumni Hall at the Hopkins Center. The program begins at 3:00 PM. This is a ticketed event but you can watch our live broadcast of the event here. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 11, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Announcements Education Events News Class of 2026 White Coat Ceremony Source Type: news

Geisel Students Receive Grant Funding to Expand DartRad ’s Educational Platform
Geisel School of Medicine medical students Faraz Farhadi ’24 and Harun Sugito ’23, along with Professor of Radiology Petra Lewis, MBBS, and Sidak Pannu, MD, have received a Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) Education Project Award to support DartRad. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 11, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Research DartRad Faraz Farhadi Harun Sugito Source Type: news

DHS Accepting Applications for Home and Community-Based Services Grants
Today, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) opened the first round of applications for $30 million in grant funding to support home and community-based services (HCBS). HCBS help older adults or those who have disabilities live independently in their community. Grant awards will range from $25,000 to $2 million. Successful applications will benefit people who use HCBS and their families or providers of HCBS and their employees, including projects that strengthen the HCBS system and...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - August 11, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: millejcodn Source Type: news

Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center opens new facility in Foxborough
New DFBCC facility opens at Patriot Place to provide world-class cancer care to patients in southern MA& RI (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - August 11, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Brigham and Women ’s Surgeon Bertagnolli Appointed Director of the National Cancer Institute
Surgeon at Brigham and Women ’s Hospital in the Department of Surgery and the Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center has been appointed by President Biden (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - August 10, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Dartmouth MPH Students Named Public Health Ambassadors
Two students in the Master of Public Health program at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Amber Nieves ’23 and Brandon Huxley ’23, have been named This Is Public Health (TIPH) Ambassadors for 2022-2023 by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 9, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Education News Amber Nieves Brandon Huxley The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Nurses at Seattle Children's plan to picket as contract talks stall
The scheduled picket underscores the frayed relationship between hospital management and nurses, with hospitals facing huge deficits and nurses fleeing for higher-paying contract gigs. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 9, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Joey Thompson Source Type: news

Geisel School of Medicine Welcomes New Medical and Public Health Students
This week 92 first-year medical students at Geisel School of Medicine and 88 students in the medical school’s Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Science (MS) hybrid and residential programs at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, spent time getting to know each other during separate orientation sessions before immersing themselves in their medical education.  (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 4, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News Class of 2026 orientation Source Type: news

Dartmouth ’s Supattapone Receives Prestigious Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award
Surachai Supattapone, MD, PhD, a professor of biochemistry and cell biology and of medicine at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has received a Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The prestigious $4.9 million award will provide up to seven years of funding for his research on prions—infectious agents that cause fatal neurogenerative diseases. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 3, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Education News Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award Surachai Supattapone Source Type: news

Preeclampsia linked to increased markers of brain cell damage, inflammation
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Preeclampsia is a serious complication of pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure and kidney damage. Mayo Clinic researchers found that women with a history of severe preeclampsia have more markers linked to brain cell damage and inflammation, compared to women who had uncomplicated pregn ancies. The findings are being presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in San Diego. Preeclampsia affects up to 15% of women. Left untreated, preeclampsia can lead to serious,… (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - August 3, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Expert Alert: What a formula change may mean for Black patients in need of a kidney transplant
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Experts are hoping a new requirement that all U.S. transplant centers use a race-neutral formula to determine eligibility for a kidney transplant will improve African American access to lifesaving transplants. "This is an essential step toward reducing racial inequity in access to kidney transpl antation," says Naim Issa, M.D., a Mayo Clinic nephrologist. "The inclusion of race in the calculation of kidney function has been linked to disparities in care for African Americans,… (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - August 3, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Expert Alert: Options for laryngeal regeneration
PHOENIX, Ariz. — Mayo Clinic is using 3D printing as a new option to heal the larynx after cancer or traumatic injury. David Lott, M.D., a Mayo Clinic otolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon, is an expert who can speak about a pioneering procedure using 3D bioimplants and tissue engineering to regenerate the larynx, more commonly known as the voice box. Dr. Lott also is the associate director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine at… (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - August 2, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Lisa McBride Appointed New Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Dartmouth ’s Geisel School of Medicine
Geisel School of Medicine Dean Duane Compton, PhD, has appointed Lisa McBride, PhD, as the school’s associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion (ADDEI), effective August 8. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 1, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Education News ADDEI Lisa McBride Source Type: news

Salmonella Infections Linked to Shelled Peas Sold at Wisconsin Farmers Markets and Farm Stands
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) and local health departments, is working to investigate cases ofSalmonella infection associated with shelled peas sold at Wisconsin farmers markets. The investigation shows that at least six people were infected with the same strain of Salmonella bacteria after purchasing shelled peas produced by Green Barn Farm...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - July 29, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: millejcodn Source Type: news

Gov. Evers, DHS Announce Wisconsin Vaccinators Have Administered 10 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine
Gov. Tony Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) announce that more than 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the State of Wisconsin, including over 2.5 million additional and booster doses. More than 60% of all Wisconsinites have completed their COVID-19 vaccine series and 35% have received an additional or booster dose. “Wisconsin’s vaccine providers have worked tirelessly these past few years, and we’ve been proud over the course of this...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - July 29, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Authors: goodsesjfs Source Type: news