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Study finds link between dietary supplement use and hospitalization

Study finds link between dietary supplement use and hospitalization

Study finds link between dietary supplement use and hospitalization Jonathan Busam, ’17 Dietary supplement use accounts for over 20,000 emergency department visits each year according to a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. These visits typically result from young adults experiencing cardiovascular problems after taking weight […]

 
 

NSS Members Learn About Careers in Pharmacy

NSS Members Learn About Careers in Pharmacy

An evening dinner with three pharmacists from the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

 
 

Breast Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: What to Do?

Breast Ductal Carcinoma in Situ:  What to Do?

Breast Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: What to Do? Mammographic screening is used for the early detection of breast cancers. However, controversy continues to rage as to how effective it is in identifying early cancers whose treatment would cure the disease or extend life span. A recent study published in the […]

 
 

NSS Dinner with a Doc with Dr. Rand Swenson

NSS Dinner with a Doc with Dr. Rand Swenson

One of three dinners in the winter term featured Dr. Rand Swenson, Chair of the Geisel Anatomy Department and of the Geisel Admissions Committee

 
 

NSS Pre-Dental Students Learn More about Dentistry

NSS Pre-Dental Students Learn More about Dentistry

An evening dinner with Dr. Rosa Chaviaro-Moran, Associate Dean of Admissions, Rutgers Dental School.

 
 

Missing Genetic Link in Understanding Obesity Uncovered

Missing Genetic Link in Understanding Obesity Uncovered

Missing Genetic Link in Understanding Obesity Uncovered As the obesity epidemic grows globally, scientists and physicians are scrambling to understand its origins, both genetic and environmental. Obesity is a complex trait with high heritability, so the delineation of genetic contributions to it has been an area of intense focus. One […]

 
 

NSS Members Gather with Geisel Medical Students Who Went to Dartmouth College

NSS Members Gather with Geisel Medical Students Who Went to Dartmouth College

Lots of shared experiences and advice in addition to a fine dinner in winter of 2015.

 
 

NSS Executive Committee, Spring 2015

NSS Executive Committee, Spring 2015

New Members of the NSS Executive Committee, Spring, 2015 Shown are some of the new members from the Classes of 2017 & 2018 gathering at an Executive Committee meeting.

 
 

Nathan Smith

SHM Painting Collection of the founding fathers of the School of Medicine

The founder of the medical school at Dartmouth in 1797 and one of the leading medical educators of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. He also founded medical schools at Yale, the University of Vermont and Bowdoin. Click this article to learn more about him!

 
 

How Much Water Should You Drink?

How Much Water Should You Drink?

How Much Water Should You Drink? One can find persistent reference in the lay press to the notion that we should all drink a lot of water (8 glasses per day is the most commonly cited figure), but is there science that backs that up? And is there any risk […]