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

Paul Holzer: A Long Winding Road to Medicine
Seeking a life of adventure, Paul Holzer enlisted in the Navy intending to become an undersea construction diver, but his life took several unanticipated turns, the last of which led him to medicine. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News Navy Paul Holzer Student Spotlight Source Type: news

Geisel Medical Student Awarded National Institutes of Health Scholarship
Third-year Geisel student Luca Valle is among 55 talented and diverse students selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to participate in the Medical Research Scholars Program. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 10, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News Luca Valle NIH research scholarship student achievement Source Type: news

Geisel Presents Annual Awards to Students and Faculty
On Friday, June 5, faculty and graduating medical students were recognized for extraordinary achievements at the annual Geisel School of Medicine Awards Ceremony. Held in the Hopkins Center’s Moore Theater, the event honored excellence in academic achievement, research, community service, teaching, and much more. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 9, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Education News awards Class of 2015 faculty students Source Type: news

Geisel Celebrates Class of 2015 MD Graduates
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth celebrated the accomplishments of 88 new graduates of its MD program during Class Day ceremonies on Saturday, June 6 at Dartmouth’s Leede Arena. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 8, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Features News Class Day Class of 2015 Duane Compton graduation Massico Tarulli Sarah Johanson Source Type: news

Dr. Lorna Stuart to Speak at Geisel School of Medicine Class Day
Lorna B. Stuart, DPhil, MD, a family physician for more than thirty years and medical director of The Clinic, is the featured speaker for Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth’s 2015 Class Day activities, Saturday, June 6 at 9 a.m. in the Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center courtyard. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 2, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Education News Class Day speaker Source Type: news

Health Care, Globalization Each Get $10 Million Gifts
Dartmouth has announced two landmark gifts that will engage faculty and students in tackling some of the world’s greatest challenges and ultimately aim to improve the lives of people across the globe. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - June 1, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News Dartmouth donor donor impact faculty global health health care delivery science Source Type: news

Geisel School of Medicine Event Honors Students and Master Educators
Thursday evening, May 28, during the annual State of the Medical School address, several faculty and students were cited for their contributions to medical education and community service. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 29, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News Academy of Master Educators community service Duane Compton education faculty faculty recognition medical students US Public Health Service Source Type: news

Wesley A. Benbow, MBA, Named Executive Dean for Administration and Finance at Geisel
Wesley A. Benbow, MBA, has been named Executive Dean for Administration and Finance for the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. In this role, Mr. Benbow will be responsible for the management of all of Geisel’s administrative, financial, and non-academic affairs. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 26, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Education News Press Release Administration Duane Compton Executive Dean Finance leadership Wes Bembow Source Type: news

Dartmouth Ears Program: Learning to Listen
Students at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth are often seeking out ways to become involved in programs that allow them to customize their education and express creativity. Though the programs are not always directly connected to medicine, the overall goal is always to educate them on the best way to serve the communities they’ll be entering as physicians and scientists. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News Chris Audu compassionate care Dartmouth Ears Dartmouth-Hitchcock Jie Deng students undergraduate veterans Veterans Health Administration video Source Type: news

Geisel Student Sends Appeal From Kathmandu
Dartmouth for Nepal committee member says low-cost shelters serve an urgent need. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 15, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: Features News disaster relief global health health equity Nepal Shreya Shrestha Source Type: news

Ten Geisel Students Named NH/VT Schweitzer Fellows
Ten students at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth have been selected as 2015-16 New Hampshire/Vermont Schweitzer Fellows by the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship, named for the famous physician-humanitarian. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Features News Press Release community health community service health equity medical students Schweitzer Fellowship Source Type: news

Experts: Social Security Forecasts Miscalculated by over $1 Trillion
Breitbart - Highlights research co-authored by Samir Soneji, assistant professor of the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and Gary King, director of Harvard’s Institute for Quantitative Social Science, which found that the Social Security Administration’s actuarial projections over the last 15 years have been overly optimistic about the health of the program’s trust funds and missed the mark by over $1 trillion. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Hannah Welch Tags: News Source Type: news

Geisel Student Named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellow
Second-year Geisel medical student Jose “Tito” Porras is among 68 top medical and veterinary students from 37 schools in the United States selected to conduct full-time biomedical research through the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Medical Research Fellows Program. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 5, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Derik Hertel Tags: Features News fellowship medical student neuroscience research Robert Singer Tito Porras Source Type: news

Mixing Energy Drinks, Alcohol Tied to Abusive Drinking in Teens
Investigators from Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center found teens aged 15-17 years old who had ever mixed alcohol with energy drinks were four times more likely to meet the criteria for alcohol use disorder than a teen who has tried alcohol but never mixed it with an energy drink. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - May 1, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Research alcohol alcohol abuse children pediatrics James Sargent Jennifer Emond Norris Cotton Cancer Center teens Source Type: news

Geisel Graduate Student Recognized by Chinese Government for Academic Achievement
Lin Deng, a graduate student in Biochemistry, is a recipient of the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad, which recognizes the academic accomplishments of Chinese students studying overseas. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Susan Green Tags: Features News award biochemistry James Mosely Lin Deng student achievement Source Type: news

Early Use of Palliative Care in Cancer Improves Patients’ Lives, Outcomes for Caregivers
A new randomized clinical trial with Dartmouth investigators has noted significant improvement in several measures among those who began palliative care early. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - April 15, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Geisel Communications Tags: News Press Release Research biostatistics cancer clinical trial Kathleen Lyons Norris Cotton Cancer Center palliative care Tor Tosteson Zhigang Li Source Type: news