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Featured News - August 2019

Immune Cells vs. Cancer: What Are CAR T-Cells and How Do They Work? (VIDEO)

CAR-T Cell Animation

Geisel immunologist Charles Sentman, PhD, and colleagues from across Dartmouth are developing CAR T-cell therapies that can potentially treat nearly 80-90% of human tumors, as explained in this video.

Margaret Karagas, PhDDartmouth Research Informs N.H. Action on Arsenic in Drinking Water
Margaret Karagas, PhD, the James W. Squires Professor of Epidemiology and director of the Children’s Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Center, contributed to research that prompted lawmakers to change policy. Read more...

Welcoming Class Of 2023Geisel Welcomes Class of ’23
Geisel marked the beginning of a new academic year by welcoming 92 first-year medical students to campus for orientation. Read more…

2020 Alumni Awards 

Alumni Awards

Now Accepting Nominations for Geisel’s 2020 Alumni Awards!
The Alumni Council Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Alumni Awards. Awardees are recognized for their achievements in the fields of medicine, science, or other endeavors. Submit your nomination by September 15, 2019.

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