Life After Match —Seven Medical Students and Their Journeys to Residency: Part 1
Match Day is an important day in the life of graduating medical students—it’s when they discover where they will be spending their residency. This story (parts 1 and 2) features seven students on the cusp of their professional careers. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Life After Match —Seven Medical Students and Their Journey’s to Residency: Part 1
Match Day is an important day in the life of graduating medical students—it’s when they discover where they will be spending their residency. This story (parts 1 and 2) features seven students on the cusp of their professional careers. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 22, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News graduation medical students Source Type: news

Geisel Professor Receives Tow Humanism in Medicine Award
Patricia T. Glowa, MD, an assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology, of pediatrics, and of community and family medicine, has received the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 17, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Announcements Education Improving Lives Insider News faculty award faculty recognition Source Type: news

Class Day 2019 Live Video
The Geisel School of Medicine's annual Class Day event celebrating our graduating medical students will be on Saturday, June 1 at 9:00 AM in Spaulding Auditorium. This year's keynote speaker is Anne Schuchat MED ’84, the principal deputy director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and a retired rear admiral from the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service. You can watch live video of the Class Day event right here. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 16, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Announcements Insider News Class Day Source Type: news

Nine Geisel School of Medicine Students Named Schweitzer Fellows
As part of the 2019-20 class of New Hampshire/Vermont Schweitzer Fellows, nine Geisel medical students will spend the next year learning to address social factors affecting community health while developing lifelong leadership skills in the process. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 15, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Education Improving Lives News community health medical students Schweitzer Fellowship Source Type: news

Novel Scale Correlates Children ’s Snacking Behaviors with External Food Cues
Preliminary evidence from a new national Dartmouth study suggests that external food cue responsiveness is measurable by parental report in preschool-age children. Responsiveness was greater among children with, versus without, usual TV advertisement exposure. These results may provide a better understanding of how an obesogenic food environment shapes the development of children's eating behaviors at a young age. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 14, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research Norris Cotton Cancer Center nutrition pediatrics Source Type: news

Geisel Names New Swigart Fellows
Congratulations to Geisel School of Medicine’s new Swigart Fellows—Edel Auh ’22, Julia Berkowitz ’20, and Colin McLeish ’22. Now in its third year, the Olive M. and Joesph F. Swigart Ethic Fellowship Program is an opportunity for faculty and students to collaborate on scholarly research projects around ethics issues in patient care and medical education. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 14, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News medical ethics Swigart Ethics Fellowship Source Type: news

How Obamacare, Medicare and ‘ Medicare for All ’ Muddy the Campaign Trail – California Healthline
Read article - Continued coverage of comments by Ellen Meara, professor of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and adjunct professor in economics, in an article about how the healthcare debate has Democrats on Capitol Hill and the presidential campaign trail facing renewed pressure to make clear where they stand: Are they for "Medicare for All" or protecting the Affordable Care Act. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Geisel Researchers to Receive $2.6 Million Award to Study Pediatric Hospital Admissions
A Geisel research team led by JoAnna Leyenaar has been approved for a $2.6 million award to compare the effectiveness of direct admission and admission through emergency departments for hospitalized children. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 8, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research Home-feature hospital admissions PCORI pediatrics Source Type: news

DNA Test Is an Effective Cervical Cancer Screening Tool for Women in Low-Income Countries
Effective cervical cancer screening initiative by Dartmouth researchers in Honduras identifies different human papillomavirus types than those in the U.S. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 2, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Research cancer cervical cancer Gregory Tsongalis HPV Norris Cotton Cancer Center Source Type: news

Catherine F. Pipas, MD, MPH ’11 Receives 2019 Gold Humanism Award
The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM), a national community of academic leaders committed to advancing family medicine to improve health through a community of teachers and scholars, presented their 2019 STFM Gold Humanism Award to Catherine Florio Pipas, MD, MPH ’11, a professor of community and family medicine at Geisel School of Medicine. The award honors her extensive work in humanistic care, teaching, and significant mentorship in humanistic medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 29, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News faculty recognition family medicine Gold Foundation Source Type: news

Trenika Williams ’21 Elected to the Student National Medical Association’s Board of Directors
During this spring’s 55th Annual Medical Education Conference in Philadelphia, the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) elected Geisel med student Trenika Williams ’21 to a two-year term on its National Board of Directors as regional director of Region VII. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 29, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News Home-feature leadership med student student achievement Source Type: news

$7M in Gifts Fuel Center for Global Health Equity
Philanthropic gifts from four families totaling $7 million will support health equity programs across Dartmouth College and the Geisel School of Medicine. The gifts will accelerate the growth of the new Center for Global Health Equity, bringing together thriving international and domestic health equity programs at Geisel and Dartmouth’s Dickey Center for International Understanding. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Dartmouth Study Links State Tax Spending to Middle-Aged Mortality Rates
There is a strong association between the amount that U.S. states spend on their residents through statewide taxation and state government expenditures and middle-aged mortality rates, according to a new Dartmouth study in the journal PLOS One. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Brett Rusch Named Director of WRJ VA Medical Center
The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced the appointment of Brett Rusch, MD, an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine, as the new director of the White River Junction VA Medical Center. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 23, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News leadership veterans Veterans Health Administration Source Type: news

Distinguished Alumni Reflect on Careers and Medical Education at Awards Ceremony
At Geisel's fifth annual Alumni Awards ceremony on April 12, five alumni were honored for service to the medical school and for their career achievements. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 23, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Lauren Seidman Tags: Alumni News alumni achievement alumni awards Source Type: news

Study Finds that Quitting Smoking During Pregnancy Lowers Risk of Preterm Births
There is an important association between maternal cigarette smoking cessation during pregnancy and risk of preterm birth, according to a new Dartmouth-led study published in JAMA Network Open. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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O ’Malley Receives Distinguished Award for Scientific Excellence
James O’Malley, MS, PhD, a professor of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and of biomedical data science at the Geisel School of Medicine and director of the Program in Quantitative Biomedical Sciences, has received the 2019 ISPOR (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research) Award for Excellence in Health Economics and Outcomes Research Methodology. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 16, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Announcements News Research faculty award faculty recognition Home-feature The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Dartmouth Researchers Offer New Insights into How Maternal Immunity Impacts Neonatal HSV
Findings from a Dartmouth-led study published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, are offering new insights into neonatal herpes, its impact on developing nervous systems, and how newborns can be protected from the disease. In this innovative study, investigators were able to measure not only mortality but also neurological consequences of infection in mice who acquired the virus. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 10, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research David Leib herpes HSV immunology neonatal HSV Source Type: news

STEM Program Helps High Schoolers Make Connections, See What ’s Possible
Geisel first-year students and Sweitzer Fellows Shuaibu Ali ’21 and Kenny Washington ’21 are partnering with classmates and local high schools to offer Upper Valley STEM Scholars. The program allows students to gain exposure and mentorship in STEM fields like medicine, while learning how societal issues impact the health of communities. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 9, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Education Improving Lives News Home-feature medical students Schweitzer Fellowship STEM Source Type: news

Beloved Dartmouth Professor and Internationally Recognized Scientist Elmer Pfefferkorn Dies
Elmer R. Pfefferkorn, PhD, emeritus professor of microbiology and immunology, and chair of the department from 1980-1992, died on March 25, 2019. He was 87 years old. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 28, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Announcements Education News Elmer Pfefferkorn obituary Source Type: news

On the Border
Late last year, second-year Geisel School of Medicine student Sarah Rosenstein traveled to Tijuana, Mexico with Border Angels, a San Diego-based non-profit that advocates for human rights, humane immigration reform, and social justice. The group of volunteer doctors, nurses, physician-assistants, and nurse-practitioners staff a weekly clinic to care for migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 28, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Improving Lives News global health med student profile Source Type: news

Anne Schuchat, MD, to Speak at Geisel ’s Class Day Ceremony
Anne Schuchat MED ’84, the principal deputy director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and a retired rear admiral from the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS), will be the featured speaker at Geisel’s 2019 Class Day Ceremony, which will be held Saturday, June 1 at the Hopkins Center’s Spaulding Auditorium. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 19, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Announcements Events News alumni Class Day Class of 2019 Source Type: news

It ’s a Match! Geisel Med Students Celebrate Match Day
This year, 75 graduating students at the Geisel School of Medicine joined a record high 38,376 U.S. and international medical students and graduates vying for 35,185 residency positions, the most ever offered in the national Match. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 18, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Education Events News Press Release Class of 2019 Match Day Source Type: news

Fruit- and Candy-Flavored Vape Juice Are Most Popular Among Two Age Groups – Inverse
Read article - Quotes Samir Soneji, associate professor of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, in a feature story about a study he led that found that even though e-cigarettes may help people kick the habit of smoking, they're also attracting new, younger people. "Teens in record numbers are vaping, and we wanted to know what they're vaping," says Soneji. "Youth prefer candy and fruit-flavored e-cigarettes, and the adults—many of whom are smokers—differentially prefer tobacco flavored e-cigarettes. Youth preference really is different." (Similar coverage in ...
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 12, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: In the News Source Type: news

Michael Whitfield, PhD, Named Chair of the Department of Biomedical Data Science
Michael L. Whitfield, PhD, has been named the chair of the Department of Biomedical Data Science at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine. Whitfield, a professor of biomedical data science and molecular and systems biology, has served as the department’s interim chair since November 2017. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 7, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: News Press Release Research Biomedical Data Science Home-feature leadership Michael Whitfield Source Type: news

Laura Herrera Gomez ’ 21 New LMSA Regional Board-Elect Member
Laura Herrera Gomez, a second-year Geisel School of Medicine student and co-leader of the medical school’s Latino Medical Students Association (LMSA) chapter, has been named chief financial officer-elect (CFO) of the organization’s Northeast regional board. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 6, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News class of 2021 diversity Latino health leadership LMSA med student Source Type: news

Ilana Cass, MD, Named Chair of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Geisel School of Medicine and Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Ilana Cass, MD, vice chair of Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB-GYN) at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and professor of OB-GYN at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, has been appointed Chair of OB-GYN at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Geisel Students Raise Money for Listen ’s Housing Helper Program
A fundraising, student-cooked dinner organized by Geisel’s Alpha Omega Alpha student chapter, raised $4,400 to support Listen’s Housing Helper Program, which supports individuals in the Upper Valley who are struggling with affordable housing—a primary issue facing low-income families. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 13, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Announcements News Source Type: news

New Machine Learning Method Could Spare Some Women from Unnecessary Breast Surgery
Dartmouth researchers have found a machine learning method that can predict the likelihood that a high-risk type of breast lesion is cancerous, potentially saving some women from unnecessary surgeries and overtreatment. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 13, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Press Release Research Biomedical Data Science breast cancer Home-feature Norris Cotton Cancer Center Source Type: news

Sandra Wong Named President-Elect of Society of University Surgeons
Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS, the William N. and Bessie Allyn Professor in Surgery at the Geisel School of Medicine, has been named president-elect of the Society of University Surgeons. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Deborah Hogan Named a 2019 Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology
Deborah Hogan, PhD, a professor of microbiology and immunology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has been named a 2019 Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology based on her record of scientific achievement and original contributions to the field of microbiology. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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A Pioneering Surgeon ’s Journey from Liberal Arts to Medicine
Surgical pioneer Andrea Hayes-Jordan, MD, D '87 MED '91, describes how majoring in religion while taking premed courses helped her grow her mind. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Building Linkages to Combat Tuberculosis in Tanzania
Global health teams from Geisel and its partner organizations held a symposium in Dar es Salaam in December to provide critical updates in TB care, prevention, and research. The event was the latest step in their 17-year history of working collaboratively to combat HIV-related TB in Tanzania. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 15, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research Africa DarDar event HIV Tanzania TB Source Type: news

Qmmunity Support
Schweitzer Fellows Jaci Gresham ’21 and Sand Mastrangelo ’21 saw a need and took action—they established a community of mentors for Upper Valley LGBTQIA+ teens. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 14, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Improving Lives News community service LGBTQ medical students Schweitzer Fellowship Source Type: news

Educating the Complete Physician
In addition to learning how to deliver compassionate, medically excellent care, Geisel students also learn how to continuously improve the systems in which they work. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Taking Care of Ourselves to Better Care for Others
Envisioning a culture that values self-care among clinicians, Cathy Pipas, MD, MPH '11, and John Damianos '20, co-facilitated a Geisel pilot course to help medical students and faculty manage the demands of the profession. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 12, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News medical education wellness Source Type: news

PEMM Student Arielle Baker Receives Prestigious National Fellowship
Arielle Baker, Guarini ‘19, a PhD candidate in the neuroscience track of the Program in Experimental and Molecular Medicine (PEMM), has received a Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship. She will be working with the Committee on Women at the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) to advocate for the participation and retention of women in these disciplines. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 5, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Insider News Research award fellowship grad student Guarini School public policy Source Type: news

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Director Steven Leach Named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Steven D. Leach, MD, director of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center and the Preston T. and Virginia R. Kelsey Distinguished Chair in Cancer at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Geisel Researchers Employ Machine Learning on Instagram Data to Identify Substance Use Risk
Results from an innovative new study conducted by a team of researchers at Geisel are the first to show that machine learning approaches can be used to identify potential substance use risk behavior, such as alcohol use, among social media users. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 26, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research alcohol Home-feature machine learning Saeed Hassanpour social media study substance use Source Type: news

Improving Breast Cancer Surgery (Video)
Geisel professor and surgeon Richard Barth, MD, teamed up with two Thayer engineers to dramatically improve the accuracy of breast cancer surgery. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 22, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Jennifer Durgin Tags: Multimedia News Research Video campaign cancer Home-feature innovation Interaction Norris Cotton Cancer Center Richard Barth Steven Leach surgery Source Type: news

Dartmouth Undergrads Learn by Doing in Geisel Labs
Every year, hundreds of Dartmouth undergraduates learn the ins and outs of research with Geisel faculty. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Geisel Students Chad Lewis and Alex Lindqwister Receive National Recognition
Two Geisel medical students were recognized during the Association of American Medical Colleges annual meeting for their demonstrated leadership and commitment to diversity. Chad Lewis ’20 has received a prestigious Herbert W. Nickens Scholarship award, and Alex Lindqwister ’21, was elected national chair of the AAMC Organization of Student Representatives. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 14, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education Insider News AAMC awards diversity leadership medical students Source Type: news

Geisel Honors Student Veterans ’ Service to Country
As the Dartmouth community and the nation celebrate Veteran’s Day, several of our Geisel student veterans reflect on some of the most valuable lessons they learned while serving in the military and the impact of those experiences on their path to medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 11, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: Education News medical students service veterans Source Type: news

Professor Ellen Meara Appointed to Endowed Professorship
Ellen Meara, PhD, a professor of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and an adjunct professor of economics at Dartmouth College, has been named to the Peggy Y. Thomson Professorship in the Evaluative Clinical Sciences. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 7, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Donor Impact Insider News Press Release Ellen Meara Home-feature philanthropy The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Key Elements: Valuing Medical Students in Research
Dedicated to mentoring Geisel students interested in research, Paul Barr, PhD, values their perspective and views them as a natural conduit between the medical and research communities. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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Stem Cell Transplantation May Aid Hard-to-Treat Scleroderma Patients
Results from a new study led by researchers at Geisel and presented this week at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting in Chicago, showed that stem cell transplantation was beneficial to scleroderma patients who don’t respond to current immunosuppressive therapies. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 22, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research autoimmune disease Michael Whitfield Scleroderma Source Type: news

Virtual Reality Research Supports Expeditions in Antarctica, Future Explorations in Space
Researchers from Geisel and the Australian Antarctic Division are collaborating to understand how virtual reality can help expeditioners, and in the future, astronauts, cope with their isolated, confined, and extreme environments. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 18, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research astronauts collaboration Home-feature Jay Buckey video virtual reality VR Source Type: news

HHMI Fellow Alyssa Flores ’20 Shares Lead Authorship on Venous Disease Study and Receives an Early Career Investigator Award
Geisel School of Medicine student Alyssa Flores ’20, part a team of Stanford University School of Medicine researchers who published a study on venous disease in the journal Circulation, says they found height to be an unexpected risk factor in developing varicose veins. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 10, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News Research awards medical student Source Type: news

David A. Leib Named Chair of the Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
David A. Leib, PhD, has been named the Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine. Since joining Dartmouth in 2009, Leib has built a successful research program focusing on discovery and elucidation of new vaccines and therapeutics for neonatal herpesvirus infections. In addition to his research efforts, Leib also teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in virology at Dartmouth. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
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