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Featured News - January 2020

Rachel Solotaroff MED ’01 Receives Dartmouth Social Justice Award

Rachel Solotaroff

As part of Dartmouth’s Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, Solotaroff will be on campus Jan. 30 to speak with students and accept the award honoring her work to improve the health and quality of life of people experiencing homelessness. Read more...

William Kinlaw III, MD

Breast Cancer Cells Swallow a “Free Lunch” of Dietary Fat Particles from the Bloodstream
Breast Cancer Cells Swallow a “Free Lunch” of Dietary Fat Particles from the Bloodstream. Read more...

Scott Shipman, MD, MPH

New Research Finds Fewer Medical Students from Rural Backgrounds
A study led by Geisel’s Scott Shipman, MD, MPH, finds that the number of matriculating medical students from rural backgrounds has been in steady decline despite the 15-year growth seen in the overall number of medical students. Read more…

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Jocelyn Chertoff, MD

Dartmouth Study Assesses Fracture Risk for Patients Taking Multiple Medications
Given annually by the Radiological Society of North America, the award recognizes those who have demonstrated a long-term commitment to the field of radiology and have made significant contributions to radiologic education. Read more...

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