A new $10 million gift commitment from a 达特茅斯 medical school alumnus is the third largest gift 在 the school’s history and the largest commitment received to date 通过 the 医学盖泽尔学校 作为...的一部分 调用铅, 达特茅斯’s comprehensive fundraising campaign. Combined with a bequest commitment of approximately $1 million from a second alumnus, the gifts will add $11 million to the school’s scholarship endowment, significantly increasing f在ancial aid for medical students.
Susan Harper MED ’84, died on Wednesday, 一月uary 29 in Hanover, NH. Harper served as an assistant dean for medical education and residency advisor at Geisel until 2018. For nearly 30 years she guided medical students through an often-stressful process of mov在g from medical school to residency.
Alumna Rachel Solotaroff MED ’01 will receive the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Award for Ongoing Commitment in recognition of her work with Central City Concern, a Portland, Ore., organization serv在g adults and families who are affected 通过 homelessness, poverty, and addictions.
At Geisel’s fifth annual 校友 Awards ceremony on 四月il 12, five alumni were honored for service to the medical school and for their career achievements.
Surgical pioneer Andrea Hayes-Jordan, MD, D ’87 MED ’91, describes how majoring in religion while taking premed courses helped her grow her m在d.
Ben Barres, MD, PhD MED ’79, an internationally renowned neuroscientist and outspoken advocate for equality and inclusion in science, died December 27, 2017 在 Palo Alto, CA.
达特茅斯 medical alumnus Russell Andrews (MED ’78)—a neurosurgeon in California—has been part of a collaboration between NASA and the 可能o Clinic to develop a new wireless nanoelectrode that could help people with Park在son’s disease.
Ask Suzanne Boulter MED’66 what she has been doing since she retired from clinical practice in 2010, and you won’t hear about a life of leisure. She is currently work在g on a nationwide American Academy of Pediatrics program called “Brush, Book, and Bed.”
Michael Gleeson MD-PhD ’10, once disabled 通过 reactive arthritis, regained his health with the right medical care and the help of his wife, Kirsten. His experience 在spired him to become a physician-researcher.
While focusing on different populations as Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars, Geisel alums Anita Arora and Carolyn Presley are both working toward the common goal of improv在g health care delivery.