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.


  • Amgen-Stanford Conference on Human Genetics and Disease Therapies Set for August 21

    An all-day symposium on the Stanford campus on August 21 will bring together experts in genetics and atherosclerosis to talk about moving the needle from targets to drug therapies.


  • 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

July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Medicine Grand Rounds: The Human Microbiome and the Future Practice of Medicine

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

July 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Medicine Grand Rounds: The Healthcare Pivot: Technology and the Transformation of Healthcare

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

August 2, 2017

No Medicine Grand Rounds

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.

Dr Rob Califf on His Short-Lived Tenure as FDA Commissioner

Robert A. Harrington, MD: Hi. This is Bob Harrington from Stanford University on Medscape Cardiology and theheart.org. Over the years of doing these podcasts, I've really enjoyed the opportunity to talk...

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.