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Garrison Fathman Receives Mayo Clinic Distinguished Alumni Award
Garrison Fathman, MD, professor of medicine, was presented with the 2015 Mayo Clinic Distinguished Alumni Award during a private event at the Mayo Foundation House in Rochester, Minnesota on November 2.
At First-Ever Stanford Medicine 25 Symposium, a Focus on Bedside Medicine and a Call for Community
On his first day as an attending physician at Stanford, Abraham Verghese, MD, noticed something unusual. “I was struck by the fact that the house staff were spending a great deal of time wedded to their computers,” he recalled. “And it was not their doing. They didn’t sign on to do that.”…
Q&A: Resident Michael Lin on Training in Anesthesia and Internal Medicine, and Finding Time to Rock Climb
Michael Lin’s daily schedule mirrors that of a normal, busy anesthesia resident: early call times, long hours in the operating room, and a flurry of patients and cases. Once a month, however, Lin’s schedule deviates from the norm.
Medicine Grand Rounds
Faculty Activities Of Note
Faculty Spotlight - Charlotte Jacobs, MD
Given the time commitment physicians must give to their profession, one wonders whether they have non-medical talents or interests that they pursue with something approaching the passion they give to medicine. And, if so, how do they do that?…
Baseline Study Town Hall Meeting
The School of Medicine hosted a Town Hall meeting on March 20, 2015 to share and discuss an exciting research endeavor called the “Baseline Study”. Baseline is a clinical research collaboration between Google Life Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, and Duke University School of Medicine to develop an integrated understanding of human health and the transition to disease. The overall goal of the Baseline Study is to develop a comprehensive understanding of health and disease state transitions for more focused preventive measures, timely and targeted preemptive interventions, and a better development of new therapeutics and diagnostics.
A video recording of the Baseline Town Hall Meeting is available to the Stanford community, accessible only with a valid SUNet ID and password.