Cancer

Charles Sentman, PhD

Dartmouth, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Launch Major Cancer Research Institute

Landmark $25 million lead gift for $50 million campaign.

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Simon Khagi, MD, examining a patient.

In His Own Words - Simon Khagi, MD

Simon Khagi, MD, shares his background and thoughts on being part of Dartmouth's and Dartmouth-Hitchcock's augmentation of specialty services in southern New Hampshire.

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Covid and flu vaccination

People With Cancer and Their Care Partners Should Receive COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines

People with active cancer or a history of cancer, as well as their care partners and anyone who comes in contact with cancer patients are strongly encouraged to receive COVID-19 and flu vaccinations.

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Brian Pogue, PhD

NCCC Researcher Elected to National Academy of Inventors

Translational Engineering in Cancer researcher Brian W. Pogue, PhD, has been named as a 2021 fellow of the National Academy of Inventors for his work in biomedical imaging.

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brussels sprouts

Early Winter Cooking

Chicken and rice soup, shredded brussels sprouts salad and chocolate cherry truffles prepared by oncology dietitian Elise Cushman, RD.

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

Approaching Serious Illness Conversations

Research-backed tools, data and teamwork optimize a difficult yet important task for any care provider: having serious illness conversations with patients and their families.

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Care partners

ConnectShareCare: Online Peer Support for Care Partners of Those with Serious Illness

ConnectShareCare offers an online support network co-designed by both professionals and those with personal experience in caring for someone with serious illness.

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colorectal polyp mapping

New AI Model Accurately Classifies Colorectal Polyps Using Slides from 24 Institutions

Dartmouth researchers have created an AI model to classify colorectal polyps on histology slides. Evaluation using 238 slides from 24 institutions across 13 US states finds that the model performs as well as practicing pathologists.

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2021 Press Ganey Pinnacle of Excellence Award® for Patient Experience

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Continues to be Nationally Recognized for Excellence in Patient Experience

NCCC has received a 2021 Pinnacle of Excellence Award® by Press Ganey, the national leader in healthcare consumer and workforce engagement.

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Richard J. Barth Jr., MD, Keith D. Paulsen, PhD, and Venkat Krishnaswamy, PhD.

New Hampshire Cancer Researchers’ Breast Cancer Surgery Innovation Wins Coveted Award

New breast cancer surgery innovation based on Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Dartmouth research and in development by CairnSurgical, Inc., is voted New Hampshire Tech Alliance 2021 Product of the Year.

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