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Q&A with Patty Sacks & Holly Andersen
Supporting the Healthy Students = Healthy Physicians Program
A generous gift from Patty Sacks and Doug Sacks D’80 helped launch the Healthy Students = Healthy Physicians program shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic struck in 2020. The next year, a substantial gift from Holly Andersen D’85 and Doug Hirsch D’85 bolstered the groundbreaking student mental health program. Geisel hopes to raise an additional $5.5 million to fully endow the program and ensure its long-term success. Learn more about Healthy Students = Healthy Physicians at dartgo.org/mental-health-program
- Q. What inspired you to support Healthy Students = Healthy Physicians?
- Q. Why is Geisel the right place to launch such an innovative mental health program?dion title
- Q. What do you want people to know about medical student mental health, physician burnout, and stigma around mental health in the medical profession?
- Q. What do you hope to see Healthy Students = Healthy Physicians achieve in the months and years ahead?