William A. Nelson Appointed to the Elizabeth DeCamp McInerny Professorship
William A. Nelson, PhD, MDiv, professor of community and family medicine, of medical education, and of The Dartmouth Institute at Geisel, has been appointed to the Elizabeth DeCamp McInerny Professorship. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 29, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Home-feature professorship William Nelson Source Type: news

Dartmouth-led Study Explores Race Inequality in Opioid Prescribing Among U.S. Health Systems
A new Dartmouth-led study published this month in the New England Journal of Medicine sheds light on the role U.S. health systems play concerning racial inequality in prescription pain medicine receipt. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 22, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Marnie Halpern Named the Andrew Thomson, Jr., MD 1946 Professor
Renowned researcher Marnie Halpern, PhD, chair and professor of molecular and systems biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has been named the Andrew Thomson, Jr., MD 1946 Professor. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 22, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Marnie Halpern professorship Source Type: news

Corey Siegel Named the Constantine and Joyce Hampers Professor
Noted physician-researcher Corey A. Siegel, MD, MS, a professor of medicine and of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, has been named the Constantine and Joyce Hampers Professor at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Source Type: news

Laura Tafe Elected President of the Association for Molecular Pathology
Laura J. Tafe, MD, associate professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Geisel has been elected the president-elect of the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 14, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release pathology Source Type: news

Laura Tafe, MD, Elected President of the Association for Molecular Pathology
Laura J. Tafe, MD, associate professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Geisel has been elected the president-elect of the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 14, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release pathology Source Type: news

The 40th Prouty Raises $4 Million
The 40th Prouty concluded this weekend with a record-breaking success of raising more than $4 million in support of cancer research and patient and family support services at Dartmouth’s and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 12, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Improving Lives News Norris Cotton Cancer Center Prouty Source Type: news

Navigating COVID-19 and Pandemics of the Future: Q & A with Eugene Nelson, DSc, MPH
Dr. Eugene Nelson discusses how research teams from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, East Carolina University’s Brody School of Medicine, and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health are partnering to address the negative impacts of the current pandemic as well as those that may occur in the future. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 1, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research Eugene Nelson The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Amber Barnato Named Director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice
Physician-researcher Amber Barnato, MD, MPH, MS, has been named the new director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Home-feature The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Amber Barnato, MD, MPH, MS, Named Director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice
Physician-researcher Amber Barnato, MD, MPH, MS, has been named the new director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Home-feature The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Aaron McKenna Named a Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences
Aaron McKenna, PhD, an assistant professor in the Department of Molecular and Systems Biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has been selected as a Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences by the Pew Charitable Trusts. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Home-feature Pew Scholar Source Type: news

Geisel Community Service Day 2021
During Geisel’s annual medical student Community Service Day on June 6, thirty Geisel student volunteers purchased and packed care packages containing food, clothing, hygiene products, and household items for distribution to twenty local families. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 11, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Improving Lives News Community Service Day Source Type: news

Sonia Nagy Chimienti, MD, Named Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education
Sonia Nagy Chimienti, MD, has been named the new Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education for Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine. She is a specialist in infectious disease who is currently vice provost for Student Life and Enrollment Management and an associate professor of medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 7, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Education News faculty leadership medical education Source Type: news

Dartmouth Institute Class Day 2021 Video
Congratulations to The Dartmouth Institute Class of 2021! On Friday, June 11, 2021, we will celebrate the graduates from our Master of Public Health, MS in Healthcare Research, and PhD programs. Stay tuned to this page for our livestream coverage of the 2021 Class Day event. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 3, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Education Events News graduation The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Geisel School of Medicine Celebrates New Physicians
On May 26, Geisel celebrated the Class of '21 during the annual Class Day ceremony. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 27, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News Class Day Source Type: news

Geisel School of Medicine Student Arvind Suresh Receives Prestigious Public Health Service Award
Second-year medical student Arvind Suresh ’23 has been recognized for his leadership in organizing and managing student-run mobile community influenza vaccination clinics in NH and VT. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 27, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Improving Lives News Source Type: news

Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Cancer Researchers Discover Cutting-Edge Approach to Fighting a Form of Deadly Cancer
Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center have developed a way to predict chemotherapy response to tailor treatments for pancreatic cancer patients. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 25, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research Norris Cotton Cancer Center Source Type: news

Distinguished Alumni Honored in Special Virtual Awards Ceremony
After postponing last year’s Alumni Awards Ceremony because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Geisel School of Medicine recognized the 2020 and 2021 honorees in a virtual celebration on May 6. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 13, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Lauren Seidman Tags: Alumni News alumni awards Source Type: news

Dartmouth-led Study Finds Overemphasis on Toy Giveaways in TV Ads Unfairly Promotes Fast-Food to Children
A new Dartmouth-led study, published this week in the journal Pediatrics, has found that the disproportionate use of premiums within child-targeted TV advertising for children’s fast-food meals is deceptive, violating the industry’s own self-regulatory guidelines. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 10, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research Source Type: news

Preclinical Teaching Awards Honor Four Geisel Faculty
Reflecting on faculty who have taught, supported, and enabled their transition to clinical learning, second-year medical students honored four outstanding Geisel School of Medicine faculty with Preclinical Teaching Awards. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 29, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Education News awards Source Type: news

Geisel Professor Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Ta-Yuan (T.Y.) Chang, PhD, a professor of biochemistry and cell biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), considered to be one of the country’s premier scientific societies. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 29, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Chang Laboratory National Academy of Sciences Source Type: news

Sandra Wong Elected President-Elect of Society of Surgical Oncology
The Society of Surgical Oncology announced that Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS, FSSO, is its president-elect. Wong, a surgical oncologist, is the chair of the Department of Surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and the Geisel School of Medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 29, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Dept. of Surgery faculty achievement leadership Sandra Wong Source Type: news

Targeting Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer with Estrogen
Dartmouth researchers achieve better long-term control of drug-resistant breast cancer growth in mice by switching between estrogen and anti-estrogen therapies. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 24, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research breast cancer Norris Cotton Cancer Center Source Type: news

A Solid Foundation
Taking Science Scholars from a student interest group to a preclinical elective within the curriculum. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 16, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News MD-PhD Source Type: news

Philanthropy-Backed Accelerator Advances Cancer Therapies
Three teams of Dartmouth researchers have been selected to receive the first awards from the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Source Type: news

Geisel Students Collect a Record Amount of Clothing and Nonperishable Food Donations
A clothing and food drive sponsored by Geisel’s medical-student run Community Services Committee supports Upper Valley nonprofit agencies. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 14, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Improving Lives News Source Type: news

Medical Student Grand Rounds April 14th
The next round of Medical Student Grand Rounds will be Wednesday, April 14th at 5:30pm. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 14, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Announcements Events News grand rounds Source Type: news

Managing the Interplay of Familial Hypercholesterolemia and COVID-19 – Cardiology Advisor
Read article - Mary P. McGowan, assistant professor of medicine and co-director of the Lipid Clinic at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, is one of two interviewees for this Q&A about COVID-19 in patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (FH). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 9, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Source Type: news

Geisel and Thayer Investigators Partner to Reduce Medical Waste
Researchers at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine and Thayer School of Engineering are studying the environmental impact of single-use medical supplies, focusing on the procedure-intense specialty of gastroenterology. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 29, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Colin McLeish '22 Tags: Improving Lives News gastroenterology medical waste Source Type: news

New Hampshire Cancer Researchers Find Cellular Evidence Behind Lasting Immune Response in Some Cancer Survivors
Researchers at Dartmouth’s and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) have found that a certain subpopulation of cells that enters a patient’s skin and blood during immunotherapy is behind the excellent and long-lasting immune responses to cancer that some survivors develop. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 25, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research Norris Cotton Cancer Center Source Type: news

Geisel Researchers Receive $2.1 Million Grant to Implement Shared Decision Making Collaborative for Breast Cancer Treatments
A team of researchers at Geisel, led by Glyn Elwyn, MD, PhD, MSc, has received a $2.1 million funding award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to develop a shared decision-making process to help women with breast cancer choose between surgical treatments. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 25, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research breast cancer The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Geisel Celebrates Match Day 2021
On Match Day on March 19th, Geisel medical students of the Class of 2021 learned where they’ll spend their residency. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 22, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Education News Match Day Source Type: news

Madhumala Sadanandappa Appointed to Early Career Leadership Program
The Genetics Society of America helps early career researchers develop leadership skills and build relationships within an international community of scientists. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 18, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Press Release Source Type: news

Match Day 2021 Livestream
We will be streaming live video of our annual Match Day event so that friends, family, and colleagues can join in the excitement. Tune in here on Friday, March 19 at 1:00 PM, to watch live video of Geisel's 2021 Match Day event. Please use the hashtag #Geisel21s to follow the event on social media and to share good wishes and memories with the Class of 2021. Good luck to all our students participating in the Match! (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 5, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Announcements Events News class of 2021 Match Day Source Type: news

Medical Students Work to Address the Health Consequences of a Changing Climate
Increasing urgency over climate change has inspired three Geisel medical students to join hundreds of their medical student colleagues in creating a local chapter of Medical Students for a Sustainable Future (MS4SF). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - March 4, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Improving Lives News climate change sustainability Source Type: news

Barbara Jobst MD, Dr. med, Named Chair of Neurology Department
Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth have appointed Barbara C. Jobst, MD, Dr. med, as the new chair of the Department of Neurology for D-H and Geisel. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 19, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Barbara Jobst neurology Source Type: news

Geisel Study Examines Regional Variation in Intensity of Fracture-Associated Prescription Drug Use
A Geisel-led study reveals that there is substantial variation across different regions of the country in the intensity of fracture-associated drug use among long-term care residents, and that areas with greater use of these prescription drugs experience higher fracture rates. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 16, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research prescription drugs The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Geisel ’ s Inaugural Black History Month Celebration
The Student National Medical Association invites you to the inaugural celebration of Black History Month this February. All members of the community are invited with events throughout the entire month. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 4, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Announcements News Black History Month Student National Medical Association Source Type: news

Geisel Professor George O ’Toole Named Editor-In-Chief of The Journal of Bacteriology
The American Society for Microbiology has named George O’Toole, PhD, The Elmer R. Pfefferkorn, Ph.D. Professor of Microbiology & Immunology at Geisel, as editor-in-chief of The Journal of Bacteriology effective July 1, 2021. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 4, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Research faculty achievement George O'Toole Source Type: news

Matias J. Vega MED ’ 78 Receives Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Award in Lifetime Achievement
Matias J. Vega MED '78 has given a lifetime of service to the underserved, dedicating himself to helping individuals and families experiencing homelessness. Now, he's being recognized for that work with a Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Award in Lifetime Achievement from Dartmouth College. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - February 3, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: Alumni News Home-feature Social Justice Awards Source Type: news

Study Reveals New Insights into the Link Between Sunlight Exposure and Kidney Damage in Lupus
A new collaborative study from researchers at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and the University of Washington and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), reveals unexpected insights into how skin exposure to ultraviolet light can worsen clinical symptoms in autoimmune diseases such as lupus. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 21, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research kidney lupus ultraviolet light Source Type: news

Dartmouth Researchers Pilot FLASH Radiotherapy Beam Development for Treatment of Cancer
Dartmouth researchers convert a standard linear accelerator used for delivery of radiation therapy cancer treatment, to deliver an ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam to patients “in a flash.” (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 19, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research Norris Cotton Cancer Center radiotherapy Thayer Source Type: news

Next Medical Student Grand Rounds on January 28
The next Geisel Medical Student Grand Rounds will be held Thursday, January 28th at 6 PM. This month's presenters exemplify a commitment to advocacy work. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 18, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Announcements Events News Source Type: news

15th Annual Geisel MLK Health Equity Celebration – Jan. 16-18
Please join us for Geisel's 15th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Health Equity Celebration. This year's event will be held virtually Jan. 16-18. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - January 13, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Announcements Events Improving Lives News diversity health equity MLK Source Type: news

Top Stories of 2020
As we prepare for the new year on January 1st, 2021, we thought we'd share some of the most popular Geisel news stories of 2020. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 18, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Source Type: news

Groundwork for COVID-19 Vaccine Laid at Dartmouth
Discoveries originating in a basic science lab at the Geisel School of Medicine are being used in the newly approved COVID-19 vaccine from the Pfizer/BioNTech partnership. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 17, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research biochemistry cell biology COVID-19 vaccine Source Type: news

Lionel D. Lewis, MD, Elected as a 2020 Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society
Lionel D. Lewis, MD, MA, MB BCh, has been elected as a fellow of the British Pharmacological Society, a premier global society in the science of pharmacology. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 16, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Lionel Lewis pharmacology Source Type: news

Dartmouth-led Research Featured in National Journal Focused on Health System Performance
New findings published by Dartmouth researchers and featured in a special issue of Health Services Research, are helping to generate new insights and knowledge about the prevalence, roles, and impact of integrated health systems. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 15, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Dartmouth Receives $2.4 Million to Aid Healthcare Providers ’ COVID-19 Response
Researchers at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine have been awarded $2.4 million in federal funding to support ongoing studies aimed at enhancing American healthcare providers’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 14, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release COVID-19 The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Dartmouth Researchers Work to Reduce Child-Directed Food Marketing on Educational Websites
A new article, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine by a by a team of researchers and advocates including Dartmouth faculty, asserts that current gaps in the regulation of commercial educational websites are exposing children to unhealthy food marketing. The group is working with major food companies and the USDA to limit these practices. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 10, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Research advertising Source Type: news