Program Leadership

Message from the Program Director

Carol Lynn O'Dea, MD

Welcome to the Pediatric Residency Training Program at the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD)! As the only tertiary care facility for children in the state of New Hampshire, our program offers comprehensive training with broad experience in inpatient and outpatient settings, taught within the context of family centered care. We have many strengths and unique opportunities that make our program a fantastic place to train. We look forward to sharing more about our program!

Explore our residency website

We look forward to meeting you during the application process.

All the best,
Carol Lynn, Cathy and Darcy

Carol Lynn O'Dea, MD, Program Director
Cathy Shubkin, MD, Associate Program Director
Darcy J. Wolcott, DO, Associate Program Director

Message from the Chair of Pediatrics

Keith Loud, MD

Welcome to the Pediatric Residency Program at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, or "CHaD" for short. CHaD is headquartered at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), the flagship for Dartmouth-Hitchcock. DHMC is also the primary teaching hospital for Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and hosts over 30 Graduate Medical Education programs, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and Dartmouth SYNERGY, our Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Message from the Chief Resident

Jessica Truelove, DO

Thanks for stopping by our CHaD Pediatric Residency site, I’m so happy you’re here to learn more about us! As Chief Resident, I am thrilled to be able to spend another year working with the incredible residents, leadership, and faculty at CHaD and enjoying life in the Upper Valley! Please feel free to reach out to me with any questions about our program or life as a resident at CHaD, I’m always happy to share more of the million and one reasons why I love it here.