Health Care at Dartmouth

The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

As one of America’s top medical schools, the Geisel School of Medicine is committed to creating new generations of diverse leaders who will help solve our most vexing challenges in health care. Founded in 1797, the school has produced many firsts and advancements in education, research, and medical practice.

The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice

The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI) works to improve patient care by researching how health care systems are performing and using that information to develop new models for health care delivery and payment.

Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth

The Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth is one of the nation’s oldest professional schools of engineering and features a single unified department of engineering sciences that fosters cross-disciplinary innovation in research and teaching. Graduate programs include the Master of Engineering Management (M.E.M.), M.S., Ph.D., dual degrees with The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, and the nation's first Ph.D. Innovation Program.

Master of Health Care Delivery Science

The problems of health care throughout the world are not primarily ones of medical knowledge or even political will—they are problems of effective management and execution. The faculties of the Tuck School of Business and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice have partnered to offer the Master of Health Care Delivery Science (MHCDS) degree from Dartmouth College. The combination of The Dartmouth Institute's advanced research expertise in health care outcomes with the Tuck School's proven success in teaching leadership and teamwork, finance, and operations creates an educational opportunity unmatched by other programs.

The Dartmouth Global Health Initiative

The Global Health Initiative (GHI) is a Dartmouth-wide program dedicated to improving the health of the world’s population through multidisciplinary research, education and service. GHI brings together Dartmouth’s schools and departments and a network of partners around the world to pursue solutions to critical challenges in global health while training the next generation of global health leaders.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) is New Hampshire's only academic medical center. Internationally renowned, nationally ranked, and regionally respected, DHMC integrates high-quality patient care, advanced medical education, and translational research to provide a full spectrum of health care. DHMC is home to leading specialists and researchers who provide care in almost every area of medicine.

The Dartmouth Atlas

For more than 20 years, The Dartmouth Atlas Project has documented glaring variations in how medical resources are distributed and used in the United States. Sponsored by The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, the Dartmouth Atlas has radically changed how policy makers, the media, health care analysts, and others understand the efficiency and effectiveness of our health system.