Welcome to the Department of Medicine
Tina Hernandez-Boussard, MD, associate professor of biomedical informatics, data science, and surgery, has just been named to the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality.
On Monday, June 4, the Center for Policy Outcomes and Prevention (CPOP) and the Stanford Center for Clinical Research (SCCR) will present a half-day conference focused on practice-based research networks.
Faculty Activities Of Note
Divisions in the Department of Medicine
CERC DESIGN FELLOWSHIP
Deadline: Rolling Admission. Program begins in August.
Stanford University’s Clinical Excellence Research Center (CERC) design fellowship provides an opportunity to gain knowledge, skills, and experience in value-based health care delivery innovation. We seek early-career aspiring innovators from diverse backgrounds – healthcare, social sciences, behavioral and management sciences, and engineering - who have the potential to become leaders in the design of higher value healthcare.
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.