Ohler Community Health Lecture

New London Hospital hosts this annual free lecture for members of the community that addresses contemporary topics in health care. Speakers and topics will be determined by the NLH medical staff, and each lecture will be delivered by a recognized expert in the field.

Past Lectures

2019 – “Changing the Culture of Mental Illness: It’s Way Past Time”
Presented by John Broderick, Senior Director of External Affairs at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and former Chief Justice of the NH Supreme Court

2018 – “What Could Healthcare Look Like in 10 Years?”
Presented by Joanne Conroy, MD, CEO and President of Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health

2017 – “Less Medicine, More Health: 7 Assumptions That Drive Too Much Medical Care”
Presented by H. Gilbert Welch, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice

2016 – “Infectious Disease Outbreaks, Epidemics, and Pandemics in the Headlines:
A New Era of Global Health Biosecurity”
Presented by Dr. Elizabeth A. Talbot Infectious Disease Specialist at Dartmouth Hitchcock

2015 – “The Benefits of Investing in Hospice and Palliative Care”
Presented by Dr. David Currow, Director of Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s new
Center for Palliative and Hospice Care

Click Here To Watch 2015 Lecture

2014 – “Dietary Impact on Health: Understanding the Magic of the Mediterranean Diet”
Presented by Dr. Andrew Torkelson, Cardiologist

To learn more or to make a donation to support the series email development@newlondonhospital.org or call 603-526-5322.