Cheshire Medical Center Announces New Board Member

March 10, 2013
Keene, NH

Dr. Roger Hansen

Dr. Roger Hansen

Cheshire Medical Center/Cheshire Health Foundation welcomes Dr. Roger Hansen to its Board of Trustees.

Now retired, Dr. Roger Hansen, brings a wealth of healthcare knowledge including over 32 years of experience in orthopaedic surgery. As a physician, surgeon and medical educator, Dr. Hansen offers a unique perspective and strength to navigating the ever-changing landscape of healthcare and the importance of a coordinated, multi-disciplinary approach to deliver care to improve the health of those within the community.

Hansen is an important asset within our community, as well, volunteering with the Monadnock United Way, Cedarcrest Center for Children with Disabilities, and serving on the Board for Giving Monadnock and as a Dartmouth Alumni Volunteer.

He attended Dartmouth College where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree, attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA for his postgraduate work, and completed his medical training and residency at Mary Hitchcock Hospital in Lebanon, NH.

"We are proud to announce Roger as our newest member of the Board," said Art Nichols, Cheshire Medical Center's President and CEO. "We are fortunate to have such a dynamic group of talented individuals representing Cheshire Medical Center/Cheshire Health Foundation."

Currently, the Cheshire Medical Center/Cheshire Health Foundation Board is comprised of twenty members. Jay Kahn, PhD serves as chair.

Click here for more information about the Cheshire Medical Center/Cheshire Health Foundation's Board of Trustee members

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is a nonprofit community hospital and clinic with a mission to lead our community to become the nation's healthiest through our clinical and service excellence, collaboration, and compassion for every patient, every time. Founded by CMC/D-HK, Vision 2020 is a community-wide health initiative designed to actively engage the citizens of Cheshire County in the process of becoming the nation's healthiest community by 2020. To learn more, call 603-354-5400 or visit

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