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program is to significantly widen awareness among eligible Vermonters of the proven life-saving benefits of lung cancer screening,” said Rian M. Hasson, MD

Dartmouth Cancer Center and University of Vermont Cancer Center spearhead campaign to promote early detection of lung cancer

Vermonters Taking Action Against Cancer is a new community education program, spearheaded by Dartmouth Cancer Center and the University of Vermont Cancer Center, in partnership with Vermont’s state cancer coalition.

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Simon Khagi, MD

Dartmouth Cancer Center medical director to discuss cancer prevention, treatment in upcoming webinar

"A Cancer Conversation: Prevention and Treatment" will be held on Tuesday, July 26, at 7:30 am.

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Julie Kim, MD, PhD

NH's high childhood cancer rates re-examined and reveal a Northeast regional problem

New study from Dartmouth Cancer Center re-examines claims of high pediatric cancer rates in New Hampshire to show that no single state in the Northeast is an outlier when taking important factors into consideration.

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Garrett T. Wasp, MD and Amelia M. Cullinan, MD

Dartmouth Cancer Center partners with patients and care teams to improve serious illness communication for people with advanced cancer

Results of the project, "Interdisciplinary Approach and Patient/Family Partners to Improve Serious Illness Conversations in Outpatient Oncolocy," are newly published in JCO Oncology Practice, an American Society of Clinical Oncology journal.

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DHMC among first in U.S. to use innovative technology for lung cancer diagnosis

Used to view the inside of the lungs and obtain a tissue sample for biopsy, the goal of this technology is to enable earlier and more-accurate diagnosis of small and hard-to-reach nodules in the periphery of the lung.

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Rebecca Smith and Anna Tosteson

New study examining women’s breast density knowledge suggests opportunities for improvement

A Dartmouth Cancer Center and Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium study highlights a need for more effective breast density notification and for tools to engage women in understanding their personal breast cancer risks and screening options.

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health becomes Dartmouth Health

Leading academic health system positions for the future with new name, new logo to emphasize integration across its network

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This Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Learn About the Best Prevention, Screening Methods from D-H Experts

“The Importance of Screening for Colorectal Cancer” will be held on Tuesday, March 22

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Stopping Cancer Before it Starts

Precision prevention virtual program March 3, 7:00 - 8:00 pm EST

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Prouty 2022

Registration Now Open for the 41st Annual Prouty

The Prouty is back and in-person on July 8-9, 2022.

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