• Dinner with Dr. Kollisch
  • Dinner with 4 Docs
  • Dinner with Drs. Schwartz (’06) and Morales
  • Relaxation Station: Decreasing Stress During Finals
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 […]

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 […]

 

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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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Why Do We Have Sexually Dimorphic Fingers?

Why Do We Have Sexually Dimorphic Fingers?

Why Do We Have Sexually Dimorphic Fingers? Why Do We… is a biweekly column written by Nicholas G Norwitz ’18. Align your four fingers. Now compare your ring and index fingers. Are they about the same length? If so, you’re probably a woman. Is the ring finger longer? If so, you’re probably […]

 
 

Why Do We Kiss?

Why Do We Kiss?

Why do we kiss? Why Do We… is a biweekly column written by Nicholas G Norwitz ’18. “Did you kiss her?” “Is he a good kisser?” “You may now kiss the bride.” Am I the only one who finds it odd that the act of pressing ones lips against the lips […]

 
 

Why Do We Sleep?

Why Do We Sleep?

Why Do We Sleep? Why Do We… is a biweekly column written by Nicholas G Norwitz ’18. “Seven billion afflicted by loss off consciousness syndrome – no human is spared.” Perhaps this isn’t a breaking news headline. You likely know that we (should) spend about eight hours of every day sleeping. But […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Why Do We Yawn?

Why Do We Yawn?

Why do we yawn? Why Do We… is a biweekly column written by Nicholas G Norwitz ’18. We all do it, that involuntary universal gesture of fatigue in which your mouth slowly opens and you give a deep noisy breath. Contrary to popular belief, a yawn does not significantly affect your […]