Simple Shell of Plant Virus Sparks Immune Response to Cancer
The shells of a common plant virus, inhaled into a lung tumor or injected into ovarian, colon or breast tumors, not only triggered the immune system in mice to wipe out the tumors, but provided systemic protection against metastases, report researchers from Dartmouth and Case Western Reserve University. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 23, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Rosemary Keane Tags: News cancer immunology Steve Fiering Features Source Type: news

Uncovering Potentially ‘Concerning’ Variation in Cancer Screening Follow-ups
Follow-up times for colorectal cancer screening abnormalities lag behind those for breast and cervical cancers, according to new study of one million patients. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: News cancer Anna Tosteson research Features screening Source Type: news

PTSD Center Executive Director Receives International Organization’s Highest Honor
Paula Schnurr, PhD, a Research Professor of Psychiatry at Geisel and Executive Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, was presented with the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Lifetime Achievement Award at the organization’s annual meeting in New Orleans in November. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Improving Lives PTSD faculty recognition Veterans Health Administration award Paula Schnurr Source Type: news

Geisel Professor Named a 2015 National Academy of Inventors Fellow
Aaron V. Kaplan, MD, professor of Medicine and of Community and Family Medicine at Geisel School of Medicine and an interventional cardiologist at the Heart & Vascular Center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, has been named a 2015 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Election to NAI Fellow status is a professional distinction accorded... (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 15, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Research Press Release faculty faculty recognition Aaron Kaplan medical devices Source Type: news

Alec Fisher: Points of Transformation
A highly ranked and dedicated competitive surfer, Alec Fisher '19 decided to give up the sport to pursue a life in medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 15, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News student experience medical student student profile Features Alec Fisher Source Type: news

Giving Context to Cancer Risk
In an effort to give the public a more broad-based view of cancer risk, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) collaborated with Dartmouth Institute researchers and physicians Lisa Schwartz and Steven Woloshin to create the “Know Your Chances” website. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: News cancer education Features Lisa Schwartz Steve Woloshin Source Type: news

MD-PhD Student Cynthia Hahn Named 2015-16 Syvertsen Fellow
Cynthia Hahn has been named this year’s Rolf C. Syvertsen Fellow. Earlier this month, Hahn and five of her classmates were chosen as the 2015-16 Syvertsen Scholars. These merit awards honor the memory of Dr. Rolf C. Syvertsen, a former professor of anatomy, long-time dean, and beloved mentor to Dartmouth medical students from 1923 to 1960. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 8, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Jennifer Durgin Tags: News Cynthia Hahn Features MD-PhD medical students Rolf C. Syvertsen student achievement Syvertsen Fellow Syvertsen Scholars Source Type: news

Simrun Bal: Cultivating a Sense of Empathy
First-year Geisel student Simrun Bal is passionate about using medicine to address health inequities in both domestic and international rural communities. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 7, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Features medical student patients Simrun Bal student profile Source Type: news

Underwriting Ethics, the Foundation of Health Care
Dr. Bill Nelson is passionate about teaching ethics to medical students and has made a gift to help ensure that such teaching has enduring support at the Geisel School of Medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 3, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Jennifer Durgin Tags: News Bill Nelson donor ethics Features Source Type: news

Geisel’s John Butterly Elected President of the New Hampshire Medical Society
John R. Butterly, MD, FACP, FACC, a cardiologist and a professor of medicine at Geisel School of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, has been elected president of the New Hampshire Medical Society (NHMS). He was inaugurated Saturday, Nov. 14 during the Society’s annual meeting. “It is an honor to... (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 18, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News faculty Features John Butterly leadership Source Type: news

Health Through the Lens of Native American Communities
Geisel faculty and students recently partnered with two Native American communities to photograph the social and environmental factors that promote or pose obstacles to healthy lifestyles. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 13, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Features health equity Native American health rural health urban health Source Type: news

Awards Celebrate Alumni’s Contributions to Medicine and to the Geisel Community
At the 2nd Annual Geisel School of Medicine Alumni Awards ceremony on Nov. 6, eight alumni were honored for their transformative contributions to medicine and public health, as well as their service to the medical school. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Jennifer Durgin Tags: News alumni alumni awards Features Source Type: news

Children Exposed to Arsenic May Face Greater Risk of Infection, Respiratory Symptoms
Children born to women who were exposed to higher arsenic during pregnancy have a greater risk of infections and respiratory symptoms within their first year of life, a Dartmouth College-led study shows. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News arsenic environmental health Features Margaret Karagas Shohreh Farzan water Source Type: news

Japan’s GHIT Fund Supports Dartmouth Researchers’ Second Tuberculosis Vaccine Trial
A collaborative of Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences in Tanzania, and Tokyo Medical and Dental University received $1.4 million from Japan’s Global Health Innovative Technology Fund to conduct a joint randomized clinical trial in Tanzania aimed at reducing the transmission of tuberculosis. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 5, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News DarDar Features Ford Von Reyn TB tuberculosis vaccine Source Type: news

An Eye on Microgravity
Nearly half of the astronauts on long-duration space flights return to Earth with changes in their vision and Geisel professor Jay Buckey, a former astronaut himself, is on a mission to find out why. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 3, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News eye health Features gravity Jay Buckey microgravity NASA research space medicine vision Source Type: news

Kids Meals, Toys, and TV Ads Can Lead to More Frequent Fast Food Visits
In a new study scheduled for publication in The Journal of Pediatrics, Dartmouth researchers found that the more children watched television channels that aired ads for children’s fast food meals, the more frequently their families visited those fast food restaurants. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - November 2, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Press Release advertising Features Jennifer Emond pediatrics TV Source Type: news

The 2nd Annual Geisel Alumni Awards: Honoring Exceptional Contributions to Medicine and Public Health
For their transformative contributions to medicine and public health, as well as their service to the medical school, eight alumni are being honored by the Geisel School of Medicine. The honorees will receive their awards and participate in a panel discussion on Nov. 6. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Alumni News alumni awards event Source Type: news

Quyen Chu DC’90, MED’94: Beyond the Limits
The world opened up to Quyen Chu DC’90, M’94, when he was accepted to Dartmouth College and later to medical school. Now a successful surgeon, he gives back to help others, including those half a world away. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 20, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News alumni Features giving back Source Type: news

Barth Appointed to Dartmouth SYNERGY Clinician-Entrepreneur Fellowship
Dartmouth SYNERGY Clinical and Translational Science Institute has appointed Richard J. Barth, Jr., MD, as the first recipient of its SYNERGY Clinician-Entrepreneur Fellowship (S-CEF). The S-CEF will provide Dr. Barth with resources and dedicated time to develop and study the commercial potential of a new system to improve certain types of breast cancer surgery. Dr.... (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 19, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News breast cancer engineering Features fellowship SYNERGY Thayer Source Type: news

Geisel Researcher Receives Prestigious $3.7M National Institutes of Health Pioneer Award
Giovanni Bosco, PhD, an associate professor of genetics at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine, has been awarded a prestigious $3.7 million Pioneer Award from the National Institutes of Health. The five-year grant supports exceptional investigators pursuing bold, highly innovative research projects. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - October 6, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Features genetics Giovanni Bosco mind-body NIH research Source Type: news

Tropical Medicine Fellowship Awarded to Geisel Student Adrianna Stanley
Second-year Geisel School of Medicine student Adrianna Stanley received a Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine. The Fellowship, given by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, is dedicated to nurturing medical students interested in tropical medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 30, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Features global health health equity medical student Peru student experience tropical medicine Source Type: news

Gut Instincts: Giving Back to Where It All Began
Charles Hamlin ’65 doesn’t believe in fate, but his path to becoming a hand surgeon is full of interesting karma, including his choice to come Dartmouth Medical School. Or as he likes to point out: “Dartmouth’s willingness to take a chance and choose me.” (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Alumni News donor impact giving Source Type: news

Dartmouth’s NH-INBRE Program Receives $18.1M to Expand Biomedical Research and Training in New Hampshire
The Dartmouth-led NH-INBRE program—a statewide collaborative partnership of two- and four-year colleges—has received a five-year $18.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue a successful program aimed at expanding biomedical research capacity and training in New Hampshire. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News biomedical research Carolyn Dever Features grant New Hampshire NH-INBRE Ronald Green training University of New Hampshire Source Type: news

Dartmouth Researchers Create Tools Designed to Make Birth Control Decisions Easier for Women
Researchers at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice are working to help women make informed choices about contraception through a project called, “Right For Me: Birth control decisions made easier.” (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 17, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Improving Lives News Source Type: news

Geisel Receives $5 million NIH Grant to Study Motivation and Behavior Change to Improve Health
The Center for Technology and Behavioral Health has been awarded a $5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the mechanisms—psychological or biological—that underpin motivation, with an eye to developing better strategies that can help all of us improve our health. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News Alan Green behavioral health Center for Technology and Behavioral Health Lisa Marsch mobile health Source Type: news

The Dartmouth Institute’s MPH Class of 2016 Includes Soldiers, Nature-Lovers and Nonprofit Leaders
Although members of the MPH Class of 2016 have very different backgrounds, they all share a common interest in improving health care delivery and in using research to change how people experience health care on a broad-based level. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 10, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Features News MPH public health students The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Gift Honors Surgery that Saved Joseph Smith’s Leg
Descendants of Joseph Smith, founder of the Mormon Church, have created a scholarship at the Geisel School of Medicine to honor and give thanks for a pioneering surgery that Dartmouth’s Dr. Nathan Smith performed on young Joseph. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Donor Impact News Source Type: news

E-Cigarettes Serve as Gateway to Smoking for Teens and Young Adults, Dartmouth and Pitt Collaboration Finds
Young people across the United States who smoke electronic cigarettes are considerably more likely to start smoking traditional cigarettes within a year than their peers who do not smoke e-cigarettes, according to an analysis led by the University of Pittsburgh and Dartmouth. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 8, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News Press Release cancer e-cigarettes James Sargent Norris Cotton Cancer Center smoking teens Source Type: news

Rwanda’s Health Minister Discusses Her Nation’s Achievements in Health Care Delivery
When Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, Minister of Health of the Republic of Rwanda, spoke to members of Dartmouth community about her nation's experience in building a new health care system, she reminded them not to forget that “behind every statistic there is a human being.” (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Features News Agnes Bingawaho global health health care delivery science Rwanda The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Rwanda’s Health Minister Talks to Dartmouth Community about her Nation’s Achievements in Health Care Delivery
When Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, Minister of Health of the Republic of Rwanda, spoke to members of Dartmouth community about her nation's experience in building a new health care system, she reminded them not to forget that “behind every statistic there is a human being.” (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Features News Agnes Bingawaho global health health care delivery science Rwanda The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

Sandra L. Wong MD, MS, Named Surgery Chief at Geisel School of Medicine and Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Dr. Sandra L. Wong, the William W. Coon Professor of Surgical Oncology and Associate Chair of Clinical Affairs at the University of Michigan Health System, has been named Chair of Surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Senior Vice President of the Surgical Service Line at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. Her term begins October 26. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features Improving Lives News chair Dartmouth-Hitchcock Duane Compton leadership surgery Source Type: news

Sandra L. Wong MD, MS, Named Surgery Chief at Geisel and Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Dr. Sandra L. Wong, the William W. Coon Professor of Surgical Oncology and Associate Chair of Clinical Affairs at the University of Michigan Health System, has been named Chair of Surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Senior Vice President of the Surgical Service Line at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. Her term begins October 26. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Improving Lives News chair Dartmouth-Hitchcock Duane Compton leadership surgery Source Type: news

Geisel MD-PhD Student Receives Priscilla Schaffer Award
Geisel MD-PhD candidate Yike Jiang received the Priscilla Schaffer Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation during the 40th annual International Herpesvirus Workshop, which brings together more than 600 investigators from around the world. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 25, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News award immunology MD-PhD research student achievement Source Type: news

The Dartmouth Institute to Launch Online Master of Public Health Degree Program
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice is launching an online Master of Public Health (MPH) degree program in the fall of 2016. The two-year program will include three, one-week residential periods per year ─ making it a more integrated “hybrid” version of the Institute’s existing residential program. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 18, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Features News Elliott Fisher MPH online education public health students The Dartmouth Institute Tim Lahey Source Type: news

The Dartmouth Institute Launches Online Master of Public Health Degree Program
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice is launching an online Master of Public Health (MPH) degree program in the fall of 2016. The two-year program will include three, one-week residential periods per year ─ making it a more integrated “hybrid” version of the Institute’s existing residential program. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 18, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Features News Elliott Fisher MPH online education public health students The Dartmouth Institute Tim Lahey Source Type: news

Alumni Carry On Sy’s Legacy
Fifty-five years after he retired as dean of the medical school, Rolf C. Syvertsen, MD, is still remembered by alumni as a legendary professor and for many, their personal advocate and mentor. Two alumni recently made generous gifts to the memorial fund named in Syvertsen’s honor, which supports scholarships and a special scholars program. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 17, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Kimberly Slover Tags: Alumni News Source Type: news

In with the New: Geisel Welcomes First-Year Medical Students
Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine ushered in a new academic year by welcoming 92 new medical students to campus this week for orientation. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - August 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Features News Class of 2019 medical students orientation Source Type: news

Dartmouth Receives NIH Grant to Launch Northeast Node of National Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has awarded a five-year $3.8 million grant to Dartmouth’s Center for Technology and Behavioral Health. The award will support the launch of the new Northeast Node in NIDA’s National Clinical Trials Network, and clinical trials conducted by the Node will be supported by additional research project grants from NIDA, part of the National Institutes of Health. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 29, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News behavioral health CTBH Lisa Marsch NIDA NIH research substance abuse Source Type: news

Mary Kay Foundation Grant Fights Breast Cancer Sleeper Cells
Thanks to a $100,000, two-year grant from the Mary Kay Foundation, Geisel researchers are launching a study to identify the biological mechanisms that allow clinically dormant ER+ breast cancer cells to survive anti-estrogen therapy. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 28, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Jennifer Durgin Tags: Features News breast cancer donor impact Mary Kay Foundation research sponsored research Todd Miller Source Type: news

NICU Admissions Increasing for Normal Birth Weight and Term Infants
A new Dartmouth study found that admission rates to neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) are increasing for newborns of all weights. In effect, NICUs are increasingly caring for normal, or near normal, birth weight and term infants. The study, recently published online by JAMA Pediatrics, raises questions about possible overuse of this highly specialized and expensive care for some newborns. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 28, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Paige Stein Tags: Features News David Goodman infants neonatal intensive care NICU pediatrics The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news

H. Gilbert Welch on the Nuances of Medical Care
This Focus on Faculty Q&A is part of an ongoing series of interviews exploring what keeps Dartmouth professors busy inside—and outside—the classroom. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 22, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Improving Lives News Source Type: news

AAMC Award for Geisel and CHaD Project to Improve Care of Opioid-Exposed Newborns
A team of Geisel faculty, students, and pediatric staff at Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock received a Clinical Care Innovation Challenge Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges for creating a new model of care for in utero opioid-exposed and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome-affected newborns. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 22, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News AAMC Alison Holmes award DHMC drug addiction infants medical student opioid pediatrics Source Type: news

Wennberg International Collaborative Policy Conference Accelerates Reach of the Dartmouth Atlas
Policymakers, physicians, and researchers from around the world gathered to discuss the value of measuring health care at a local level during the Wennberg International Collaborative’s first open international policy conference held last month in Berlin, Germany. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 14, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: News Research David Goodman Germany The Dartmouth Atlas The Dartmouth Institute Wennberg International Collaborative Source Type: news

Wennberg International Collaborative Policy Conference Accelerates Reach of the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care
Using knowledge derived from the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care and colleagues from around the world, more than 160 policymakers, physicians, and researchers gathered to grapple with questions and to share ideas about the value of measuring health care at a local level during the Wennberg International Collaborative’s first open international policy conference held last month in Berlin, Germany. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 14, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News David Goodman Germany The Dartmouth Atlas The Dartmouth Institute Wennberg International Collaborative Source Type: news

Bright and Shiny MOLAARS: Dental Cleanings and Screenings for Migrant Farm Workers
June 4, 2015 was a big day for the Migrant Health Project at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine. In seven hours, four first-year medical students and a pre-medical volunteer coordinated 12 dental cleaning and screening appointments for migrant farm workers at Barton Street Dental in Bradford, VT. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 14, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News dental health global health health equity medical students migrant health student experience Source Type: news

Paula Schnurr Named Executive Director of VA’s National Center for PTSD
Paula Schnurr, PhD, Research Professor of Psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, has been named Executive Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 7, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News Source Type: news

Award-Winning Scientist to Be First Faculty Cluster Chair
Award-winning scientist Rahul Sarpeshkar has been named the inaugural Thomas E. Kurtz Chair in the William H. Neukom Academic Cluster in Computational Science. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - July 7, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Research academic cluster big data data science Phil Hanlon Rahul Sarpeshkar Source Type: news

Elliott Fisher Recognized by HFMA for Contributions to Health Care
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) presented its highest individual achievement award to Elliott Fisher, MD, MPH, director of the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Improving Lives News Press Release Source Type: news

Exhibit Celebrates Artwork by Children in the Art for Kids Program
“Art for Kids,” a Sunday art program for children with chronic medical conditions, was established in 2007 as a Schweitzer Fellowship project and is organized and run by four second-year Geisel students each academic year, along with assistance from AVA arts faculty. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 19, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News alumni art DHMC medical students Schweitzer Fellowship Source Type: news

Dartmouth Named National Center of Excellence to Study Health Care Delivery and Outcomes
Dartmouth has been named one of three National Centers of Excellence by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to study health care delivery and patient outcomes. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News Press Release Carolyn Dever Elliott Fisher health care delivery science PCOR research The Dartmouth Institute Source Type: news