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Featured News - October 2019

Making Dreams Come True (VIDEO)

Scholarship Video (Karissa LeClair)

Almost all Geisel students graduate with medical school debt—on average about $184,000. But a robust scholarship endowment will enable Geisel to attract the best students regardless of their ability to pay. Read more...

Nicole Borges, PhD

Nicole Borges, PhD, Named Chair of the Department of Medical Education
Borges, a health psychologist with over 20 years’ experience in medical education, is recognized nationally for her scholarly approaches to student and faculty advancement. Read more...

Scott Gerber, PhDScott Gerber, PhD, Is the Inaugural Kenneth E. and Carol L. Weg Distinguished Professor
Gerber is the first Geisel faculty member named to this distinguished professorship, which was established through a generous gift from Kenneth Weg D’60 and his wife, Carol Weg, to support teaching and research in cancer at Geisel. Read more…

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Sylvia Guerra '21

Sylvia Guerra ’21: At the Junction of Social Justice and Medicine
Guerra is one of five recipients of the prestigious 2019 Herbert W. Nickens Medical Student Scholarship award, which recognizes third-year medical students who have shown leadership in eliminating inequities in medical education and healthcare. Read more...

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