NSS Events

Dinner with Drs. Schwartz (’06) and Morales

Dinner with Drs. Schwartz (’06) and Morales

On October 12, the Nathan Smith Society hosted Dr. Elizabeth Schwartz and her husband, Dr. Shannon Morales, for an informal dinner event open to the entire Dartmouth pre-health community. Dr. Schwartz is a Dartmouth ’06 who completed her MD/PhD at Mt. Sinai and is now a 3rd year psychiatry resident at […]

 
 

Relaxation Station: Decreasing Stress During Finals

Relaxation Station: Decreasing Stress During Finals

This past summer term, the Nathan Smith Society partnered with the Student Wellness Center to host a Finals Relaxation Station to help students de-stress during finals week. Stations included a make-your-own trail mix station with healthy study snacks like dark chocolate covered almonds, wasabi peas, and pretzels; an aromatherapy station […]

 
 

Dinner with a Doc: Trauma Surgery and Rescue Medicine

Dinner with a Doc: Trauma Surgery and Rescue Medicine

On August 6th, NSS hosted Dr. Kurt Rhynhart, director of the Trauma Program at DHMC, Dr. Eric Martin, a general surgeon and member of the trauma team, and Michael Lauria, a Dartmouth grad (’05) and student at the Geisel School of Medicine. The doctors provided insight into the trauma rotation […]

 
 

Dinner with a Doc: Psychiatry and Mental Health with Dr. Michael Duncan

Dinner with a Doc: Psychiatry and Mental Health with Dr. Michael Duncan

The Nathan Smith Society hosted a spring termly “Dinner with a Doc” event featuring Dr. Matthew Duncan, a practicing psychiatrist, a Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Education, and the Associate Dean of Students at Geisel. After providing a brief personal introduction, Dr. Duncan generously answered a variety of students’ questions […]

 
 

Public Health in the Upper Valley

A rousing dinner discussion about Public Health in the Upper Valley

The event began with dinner by Ramuntos and small table discussions centered around public health in the Upper Valley including individual students’ interests in public health, how Dartmouth students fit into the Upper Valley community, and ways students can escape the “Hanover bubble” and positively engage with the Upper Valley. […]

 
 

NSS at Dimensions for Class of 2021

NSS display for Dartmouth Dimensions 2017

On a rainy Tuesday afternoon, NSS Executive Committee members greeted prospective students and their families at Dartmouth Dimensions. They fielded a range of questions about opportunities for pre-health students at Dartmouth and were excited to share their experiences. Thank you to Kevin, Junnat and Annie for their help!

 
 

A Refugee’s Journey of Courage and Hope

A Refugee’s Journey of Courage and Hope

Last night, five organizations – the Nathan Smith Society, the Dickey Center Global Health Initiative, the Geisel Center for Health Equity, Geisel Physicians for Human Rights, and the Children¹s Hospital at Dartmouth (ChAD) – had the pleasure of hosting Sara Mardini, an inspirational, young Syrian refugee. Sara shared her story […]

 
 

NSS Dinner with a Doc: Dr. Guill and Dr. Asel

NSS Dinner with a Doc: Dr. Guill and Dr. Asel

NSS had the pleasure of hosting dermatologist Dr. Marshall Guill and third year dermatology resident Mackenzie for dinner with 10 NSS pre-health students on Sunday February 19th, catered by Tuk Tuk and Sushiya. It was a very enjoyable dinner where students learned more about dermatology and life as a dermatologist and dermatology […]

 
 

Never Give Up: “The Battle and Defeat of Anorexia” – A Wonderful NSS Event

Never Give Up: “The Battle and Defeat of Anorexia” – A Wonderful NSS Event

Last night’s program entitled, Never Give up: “The Battle and Defeat of Anorexia,” began with a first year Geisel student who bravely shared her story about struggling with and eventually defeating anorexia. If you were not lucky enough to be in attendance, I promise that you cannot imagine the gravity of this […]

 
 

2016 National PHR Conference a Terrific Event

2016 National PHR Conference a Terrific Event

The Geisel School of Medicine and the Nathan Smith Society hosted the 2016 National Physician for Human Rights Symposium at Dartmouth College from November 4-5, 2016. Over 200 attendees came to listen and learn from a variety of speakers about this year’s theme, “Violence Against Difference.” Other events at the conference included […]