Stanford Center for Digital Health Awards Inaugural Seed Research Grants and 1,000 Apple Watch Devices to Five Stanford Faculty Teams
The Stanford Center for Digital Health has awarded five seed research grants and a total of 1,000 watches from Apple Inc. to Stanford faculty…
Bioengineered Wnt Molecules Stimulate Intestine and Liver Growth
In May, Nature published two back-to-back manuscripts from the groups of Calvin Kuo, MD, PhD, and K. Christopher Garcia, PhD.
Majeti Becomes Chief of Hematology
Ravi Majeti, MD, PhD, has recently become Chief of the Department of Medicine’s Hematology Division.
Gevaert and Colleagues Discover a Distinct Cancer Subtype and a Biomarker for It
In an article published online in EBioMedicine, Olivier Gevaert and his coauthors showed a novel subtype of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma with important implications for treatment. …
Arnold Shir - March 2017 Employee of the Month
Ines Campero works in the Healthy Aging Research and Technology Solutions (HARTS) Lab within the Stanford Prevention Research Center, which Ines says, “conducts clinical trials to test the effectiveness of innovative programs that promote healthy behaviors and environments among diverse midlife and older adults.” Ines is the lab’s social science research professional, which she says, quite modestly, means, “I lead, help and guide the team. I make sure our studies run smoothly, on schedule and meet objectives.”…
Celebrating Administrative Professionals
On May 4, Department of Medicine Staff took a break in their busy schedules to celebrate Administrative Professionals Day.
CERC Fellows Tackle Medication Costs with a Little Help from New Zealand
Challenged to discover new approaches to medication use that would substantially lower US health spending and improve health, a three-person team from CERC launched a global search.
Paul Bollyky Receives Harrington Scholar-Innovator Grant
Harrington Discovery Institute has selected Paul Bollyky as one of its 2017 Scholar-Innovators.
Awards and Honors: May 2017
Celebrating the accomplishments of Department of Medicine faculty and staff…
Project Baseline Launches
The Project Baseline Study - a joint effort between Stanford Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, and Verily Life Sciences, LLC to map the fundamental aspects of human health - recently launched.
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