David Svec Named Chief Medical Officer of ValleyCare
David Svec, MD, MBA, clinical associate professor of medicine, has just been named the Chief Medical Officer of ValleyCare.
Awards and Honors: Winter 2017
Recognizing the accomplishments of Department of Medicine faculty and staff…
Donna Medved- October 2017 Employee of the Month
Donna Medved, Research Administrator in the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division, is an asset to her division. If you ask Division Manager Susan Lydick, the only problem is that there aren’t more of her. “Donna has the sort of work ethic that makes her someone I wish I could clone,” Lydick says.
Neera Ahuja Named Division Chief of Hospital Medicine
Neera Ahuja, MD, clinical associate professor of medicine, has been named Division Chief of Hospital Medicine.
Introducing the Stanford Vascular Medicine Fellowship Program
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.
Bob Harrington Receives American Heart Association Prestigious Award
Bob Harrington is the recipients of the AHA's Clinical Research Prize for 2017, which is given for outstanding achievement in clinical cardiovascular science…
Examining the Potential Benefits of Canagliflozin for Patients with Diabetes
In a study of more than 10,000 patients with type 2 diabetes, the drug canagliflozin was shown to reduce adverse outcomes involving the cardiovascular system.
Stanford-AstraZeneca Collaboration Research Grants Now Inviting Applications for Year 3
The Stanford-AstraZeneca collaboration committee is now accepting applications for year three of their collaboration.
Paul Bollyky Receives Falk Medical Research Trust Transformational Award
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.
Michelle Lee- September 2017 Employee of the Month
Michelle Lee, recruitment and alumni relations administrator for the Medicine Residency and Educational Programs, is seen as something of a superwoman in her division. “She exemplifies dedication to her job while having a great attitude and treating others with great hospitality!” Katherine Ozeki, MD, said. Lee, who came to Stanford in March 2015 after working in academic advising and student affairs for the UC system, has become, as Audrey Holmes puts it, “a gem in our fast-paced office.”…
Each month, the Department of Medicine honors a staff member who contributes to our mission through their exceptional dedication, initiative, motivation, positive attitude, customer service and passion about their work. Meet the recipients