Welcome to the Department of Medicine

Latest News

  • Majeti Becomes Chief of Hematology

    Ravi Majeti, MD, PhD, has recently become Chief of the Department of Medicine’s Hematology Division.


  • Richard Popp Receives Hewlett Award

    Richard Popp surprised himself back in 1967 when he began a fellowship in invasive cardiology at Indiana University and found himself attracted to echocardiography.


  • Gevaert and Colleagues Discover a Distinct Cancer Subtype and a Biomarker for It

    In an article published online in EBioMedicine, Olivier Gevaert and his coauthors showed a novel subtype of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma with important implications for treatment. …


  • CANVAS Program Results Presented at American Diabetes Association Meeting

    The results of the CANVAS Program were presented during the 77th annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association in San Diego.


Medicine Grand Rounds

June 28, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Medicine Grand Rounds/Hewlett Award: Understanding the Heart from the Outside-In

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Berg Hall, 2nd Floor

July 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Medicine Grand Rounds: With Jay Bhattacharya

LKSC, Paul Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Building

July 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Medicine Grand Rounds: Immune Responses in the Gastrointestinal Tract

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Berg Hall, 2nd Floor

Faculty Activities Of Note

Research Corner with Ken Mahaffey

Vice Chair of Clinical Research Ken Mahaffey sits down with Rebecca McCue to discuss clinical research at Stanford.

The VA System: An Integrated Healthcare Example for All

The Veterans Health Administration is the largest integrated healthcare system in the US with a common EHR. Dr Harrington learns the advantages for cardiology practice and research.

Changing the Face of Cardiovascular Medicine: Increasing Gender and Ethnic Diversity

Dr Harrington leads a roundtable discussion on how to attract women and minorities to the practice of cardiology so the physician makeup can better reflect the patient makeup.

Divisions in the Department of Medicine

Upcoming Events

Changing the Face of Cardiovascular Medicine: Increasing Gender and Ethnic Diversity

Dr Harrington leads a roundtable discussion on how to attract women and minorities to the practice of cardiology so the physician makeup can better reflect the patient makeup.

Spotlight

  • 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.