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Featured News - November 2019

Meet the 2019-20 Syvertsen Fellow and Scholars

Syvertsen Scholars 2019

For almost 40 years, Rolf Syvertsen, MD, taught and mentored Dartmouth medical students. Today, the Syvertsen Scholars and Fellows program honors fourth-year Geisel students who exemplify the qualities he stood for. Read more...

Kimberly Gifford, MD

Geisel Launches a New Longitudinal Coaching Program
The medical school has developed and implemented a new coaching program to support medical students’ enculturation into the practice of medicine. Read more...

Amanda BassettAmanda Bassett Named Director of Alumni Relations
Bassett, who comes to Geisel from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, will work to strengthen the engagement of Geisel alumni and the resident and fellow alumni of Dartmouth-Hitchcock. Read more…

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Rebecca Emeny, PhD, MPH

Dartmouth Study Assesses Fracture Risk for Patients Taking Multiple Medications
There is a strong link between the number of fracture-associated drugs (FADs) older patients receive and their risk of sustaining a hip fracture, according to a new study published in the journal JAMA Network Open. Read more...

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