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.

Thursday, October 17, 2019
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Wheeler Hall at Colby-Sawyer College

6th Annual Ohler Community Health Lecture
featuring John Broderick, Senior Director of External Affairs at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and former Chief Justice of the NH Supreme Court
“Changing the Culture of Mental Illness: It’s Way Past Time”, Mr. Broderick discusses his family’s journey with mental illness and what he learned. He encourages listeners to learn the five most common signs of mental illness, to change the way they REACT when they see emotional suffering in someone, and to be a positive force to change the culture that surrounds mental illness.

Event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is required. For more information contact community.relations@newlondonhospital.org or 603-526-5084.

Past Lectures

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.