Welcome to the Department of Medicine
Stanford’s Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine expanded to Emeryville where it offers a comprehensive pulmonary program that manages lung diseases from the common to the complex.
In a recent ASCO podcast, Manali Patel, MD, assistant professor of oncology, and ASCO CEO Clifford A. Hudis elaborate on their call to action for Medicaid policy.
Edna Idan, a 2018 Meharry-Stanford Initiative participant, recently won best overall poster at the Addressing Health Disparities: The Role of Translational Research Conference at Meharry Medical College in Tennessee.
Faculty Activities Of Note
For Better Clinical Research, Collaborate With Statisticians
I think that is one of the great lessons of the Databank: Whether you are a clinician or biostatistician, you need time to devote to learning the issues germane to the field, and the two teams need time to come together. I fully agree with you; those days of being able to argue and discuss and really dissect a problem were critical in terms of moving the field forward...
Divisions in the Department of Medicine
Breaking Bad at Stanford: Treating a Growing Population of Patients Who Admit to Methamphetamine Abuse
Methamphetamine abuse is known to be bad for many reasons; one of the least known is its association with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Roham Zamanian has followed the geographic spread of the meth epidemic from its US origin in the California Central Valley to current hotbeds in Appalachia and the Ohio Valley.