Welcome to the Department of Medicine
Bob Harrington is the recipients of the AHA's Clinical Research Prize for 2017, which is given for outstanding achievement in clinical cardiovascular science…
Paul Bollyky, MD, assistant professor of infectious diseases, has just received a Trust Transformational Award. The award is a $1 million grant over two years to continue research into treating and curing diseases.
We are excited to announce the Stanford Vascular Medicine Fellowship Program. This one-year non-interventional program aims to produce experts in arterial, venous and lymphatic diseases.
Faculty Activities Of Note
The Complexities Behind High Prescription Prices
This week, I have been thinking through some of the issues and news on prescription drug prices in the United States. Certainly, this was a big topic in the last election. When Rob Califf, a cardiologist well known to this audience, was put 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.