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Rian Hasson, MD

Breaking Down Rural Barriers to Early Lung Cancer Screening

NCCC takes a close look at rural barriers to early lung cancer screening and explores better access options.

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Audrey H. Calderwood, MD, MS

D-H Research Team Approved for $32.7 Million for Study on Colorectal Cancer Screening in Older Adults

A research team led by Audrey H. Calderwood, MD, MS has been approved for a $32.7 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a large study on colonoscopy vs. stool-based testing for older adults.

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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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