Welcome to the Department of Medicine
Abraham Verghese, MD, MACP, connected his talk at Stanford 25’s 5th Annual Bedside Teaching Symposium to a larger theme: the importance of working, teaching, and learning at the bedside.
Faculty Activities Of Note
How a Snakebite and Sudden Death Led to Cardiology and Writing
I'm really pleased to be joined by Dr Sandeep Jauhar, who is the author of Intern: A Doctor's Initiation and Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician.
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.