• The Impact of Adolescent Trauma
  • Dinner with Dr. Kollisch
  • Dinner with 4 Docs
  • Dinner with Drs. Schwartz (’06) and Morales
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 […]

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 […]

 

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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 […]

 
 

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 […]