Cathy F. Pipas, MD MPH - Chief Wellness Officer for CaseNetwork
Cathy F. Pipas, MD MPH - Chief Wellness Officer for CaseNetwork

Cathy F. Pipas, MD MPH

Dr. Pipas serves as the Chief Wellness Officer for CaseNetwork and is a Professor in Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth’s School of Medicine. Over the last 25 years, she has served as Assistant Dean, Vice Chair, Chief Clinical Officer, and Director of the Office of Community-Based Education and Research and Director of Dartmouth’s Regional Primary Care Center.


Dr. Pipas is author of A Doctor’s Dozen: 12 Strategies for Personal Health and a Culture of Wellness. Dr. Pipas is committed to improving health nationally and internationally and provides training across professions to promote healthy individuals and healthy organizations. Her vision is for Healthy Individuals Contributing to Healthy Communities.


She has been recognized as a leader in education, research and clinical care with awards including: 2017, 2018 and 2019 New Hampshire Top Doctor, Dartmouth Medical School Master Educator, AOA Honor Society, Clinical Teacher of the Year, and 2019 STFM Humanism in Medicine Award.


She received her medical degree at Jefferson Medical College, and completed residency at Medical University of South Carolina, Faculty Development Fellowship at UNC- Chapel Hill and an MPH at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI). Dr. Pipas contributes to the development of undergraduate and medical students, nurses, resident, faculty, and community members across the institution and regionally. She teaches The Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health at TDI and directs Dartmouth’s Leadership and Culture of Wellness Curriculum.


Dr. Pipas serves on the Administrative Board of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Council of Faculty and Academic Societies, the Board of Trustees of Kimball Union Academy, and Leads the Family Medicine Education Consortium Culture of Wellness Collaborative.