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  • Stanford Center for Clinical Research Welcomes Toni Nunes as Division Manager

    Toni Nunes was born in San Francisco and grew up in the Bay Area, but she’s been away from “home” for a long time, including an eight-year stint on the East Coast at Johns Hopkins and most recently nearly eight years in Seattle.

  • After Successful Pilot Program, Department-wide Roll-out Planned for OnCore

    Over 10 years ago, the Stanford Cancer Clinical Trials office became the University’s early adopter of the OnCore clinical research management system. Since then, over 2,800 oncology protocols have been tracked with over 42,000 participants.

  • Awards and Honors: October 2016

    Awards and honors received by Department of Medicine faculty members.

  • Witteles and Verghese Take on the ACGME Milestone Program

    A new publication investigates the ACGME's 'Milestone-based" system of assessment.

Medicine Grand Rounds

October 19 @ 8-9 am

With David Stevens

LKSC, Berg Hall, 2nd Floor

October 26 @ 8-9 am

With Leonard Saltz

LKSC, Berg Hall, 2nd Floor

November 2 @ 8-9 am

With Joel Katz

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.

SPRINT: Why Hasn't The Low BP Goal Been Embraced in Practice?

In the latest episode of “The Bob Harrington Show” on Medscape’s theheart.org, Drs Harrington and Weiss discuss the controversial SPRINT trial and why some think its methods are not doable in clinical practice.

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.