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  • Kelley Skeff Delivers Commencement Address at Georgetown University School of Medicine

    On May 22, Kelley Skeff delivered the commencement address for Georgetown University's School of Medicine.

  • Department of Medicine Welcomes Julie Park as Division Manager, Immunology and Rheumatology

    Julie Park recently made the move from North Carolina to California for an opportunity to work in immunology and rheumatology at Stanford.

  • Staff Engagement Event

    At the first-ever Employee Engagement Fiesta, Department of Medicine employees joined Vice Chair Cathy Garzio to hear the results of a recent staff engagement survey.

  • Digestive Health Center Video: Transformation through 3P design

    Planning for Stanford’s new Digestive Health Center involved not only the patients and doctors who’ll use the facility but also life-sized cardboard mock-ups of proposed spaces.

Medicine Grand Rounds

July 20 @ 8-9 am

Changing the Health Care Cost Discussion from “How Much” to “How Well”

LKSC, Berg Hall, 2nd Floor

July 27 @ 8-9 am

With Errol Ozdalga

LKSC, 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.

Digital Health Explained: Making Patient Care Easier

In the latest episode of “The Bob Harrington Show” on Medscape’s theheart.org, Bob Harrington interviews Sumbul Desai on the latest innovations and challenges in digital health, including reimbursement issues, patient satisfaction, and integration into current workflow.

The Great Lie that Tells the Truth | Abraham Verghese | TEDxStanford

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  • “I think I’ve finally found my calling in immunology.”

    Having come to the United States from India in 1998, Purvesh Khatri, originally planned a career as an electronics and communications engineer.