• From left to right: Dr. Lee Witters, Jean Fang '20, Lily Hines '19, Arvind Suresh '19, Sophia Jacobi '21, John Fitzgerald '21, Valentina Sedlacek '18
  • The Impact of Adolescent Trauma
  • Dinner with Dr. Kollisch
  • Dinner with 4 Docs
From left to right: Dr. Lee Witters, Jean Fang '20, Lily Hines '19, Arvind Suresh '19, Sophia Jacobi '21, John Fitzgerald '21, Valentina Sedlacek '18

NSS Organizes 7th Annual Physicians for Human Rights Conference with Geisel PHR Chapter

NSS Organizes 7th Annual Physicians for Human Rights Conference with Geisel PHR Chapter NSS collaborated with the Geisel Chapter of Physicians for Human Rights to organize the 7th annual Physicians for Human Rights Symposium at Dartmouth College. This year’s theme was “Planetary Health: Life in Our Changing World.” The symposium […]

The Impact of Adolescent Trauma

The Impact of Adolescent Trauma

At the first NSS Dinner with a Doc of the spring term, we hosted Dr. Kay Jankowski, a clinical psychologist and Dr. Craig Donnelly, a child psychiatrist, who both have worked at DHMC for many years. The Dr.’s started out by explaining the differences between psychology and psychiatry, as they […]

Dinner with Dr. Kollisch

Dinner with Dr. Kollisch

NSS had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Don Kollisch for a “Dinner with a Doc” this term. Dr. Kollisch gave an incredibly engaging talk about his background working with underserved populations through his specialty in family medicine and involvement with the Good Neighbor Health Clinic in the Upper Valley. He […]

Dinner with 4 Docs

Dinner with 4 Docs

On October 22nd, the NSS hosted four doctors from a variety of healthcare professions. These included family physician Dr. Adam Sorscher, dentist Dr. Tanner Wallace (pictured), pharmacist Dr. Michael Nardone, and veterinarian Dr. Heather Hoyns. Often, students choose to pursue a pre-health education at Dartmouth with the intention to attend […]

 

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Mental Health In Medicine: Dinner with Dr. Matt Duncan

Mental Health In Medicine:  Dinner with Dr. Matt Duncan

Mental Health In Medicine: Dinner with Dr. Matt Duncan Dr. Matt Duncan, psychiatrist and associate dean at the Geisel School of Medicine, held a conversation with students about mental health throughout medical education at a Dinner with a Doc event on Tuesday, January 29th. Topics discussed included ways in which […]

 
 

NSS Meets the Dartmouth Outing Club: Dinner with Dr. Tim Burdick

NSS Meets the Dartmouth Outing Club: Dinner with Dr. Tim Burdick

NSS Meets the Dartmouth Outing Club: Dinner with Dr. Tim Burdick On February 7th, NSS hosted a Dinner with a Doc with Dr. Tim Burdick, who is the director of the Outdoor Programs Office as well as a practicing family physician. The dinner began with Dr. Burdick describing the path […]

 
 

NSS Organizes 7th Annual Physicians for Human Rights Conference with Geisel PHR Chapter

From left to right: Dr. Lee Witters, Jean Fang '20, Lily Hines '19, Arvind Suresh '19, Sophia Jacobi '21, John Fitzgerald '21, Valentina Sedlacek '18

NSS Organizes 7th Annual Physicians for Human Rights Conference with Geisel PHR Chapter NSS collaborated with the Geisel Chapter of Physicians for Human Rights to organize the 7th annual Physicians for Human Rights Symposium at Dartmouth College. This year’s theme was “Planetary Health: Life in Our Changing World.” The symposium […]

 
 

NSS Says Thank You to Geisel Mentors

NSS Says Thank You to Geisel Mentors

First- and second-year Geisel students gathered in Brace Commons with Nathan Smith Society members over dinner to talk about the medical school experience and the paths they traveled to get there.  The gathering, arranged by Alice Hsu ’19 and Stephanie Rivera-Ithier ’21, was also a thank you for their volunteering […]

 
 

Mental Health Challenges in Medicine with Dr. Pinto-Powell

Mental Health Challenges in Medicine with Dr. Pinto-Powell

Dr. Roshini Pinto-Powell, Associate Dean for Student Affairs at Geisel, came to the Nathan Smith Society/Dartmouth Mental Health Student Union co-sponsored “Dinner with a Doc” event this summer. She is an internist with several fellowships in infectious disease. During the discussion it became very obvious burnout and depression among students […]

 
 

NSS Senior Sendoff

NSS Senior Sendoff

We came, we reminisced, we ate pie. The annual Senior Sendoff was a massive success, as per usual. We had 10 seniors and around 15 undergraduates attend the event. To cap off the seniors’ Dartmouth accomplishments and future goals, we hosted a meet-and-greet/panel event with six Lou’s pies—one for every […]

 
 

Dr. Melanie Schorr ’06: Exercise, Nutrition and Health for the Athlete

Dr. Melanie Schorr ’06:   Exercise, Nutrition and Health for the Athlete

For our last NSS Dinner with a Doc of the Spring term, we hosted Dr. Melanie Schorr, a neuroendocrinologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in collaboration with the Bio 37 Endocrinology class. Dr. Schorr is a Dartmouth alumna who graduated in 2006. During the dinner, she discussed her time at Dartmouth […]

 
 

Dinner with Drs. Ryken and Bauer

Dinner with Drs. Ryken and Bauer

On Sunday May 13th, Dr. Timothy Ryken, chief of Neurosurgery at the DHMC, and Dr. David Bauer, a pediatric neurosurgeon at the DHMC, came to talk to students about their unique paths towards medicine. Dr. Ryken began with many of the difficulties he faced, including how exclusive becoming a specialist […]

 
 

The Impact of Adolescent Trauma

The Impact of Adolescent Trauma

At the first NSS Dinner with a Doc of the spring term, we hosted Dr. Kay Jankowski, a clinical psychologist and Dr. Craig Donnelly, a child psychiatrist, who both have worked at DHMC for many years. The Dr.’s started out by explaining the differences between psychology and psychiatry, as they […]

 
 

Dinner with Dr. Kollisch

Dinner with Dr. Kollisch

NSS had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Don Kollisch for a “Dinner with a Doc” this term. Dr. Kollisch gave an incredibly engaging talk about his background working with underserved populations through his specialty in family medicine and involvement with the Good Neighbor Health Clinic in the Upper Valley. He […]