In Washington Post Op-ed, Faculty Highlight the Vulnerability of Nursing Homes
In a recent Washington Post opinion piece, Abraham Verghese and Steven Lee Berk examine the impact of COVID-19 on nursing homes…
Stanford Receives Large Grant to Investigate ways Digital Technology can Improve Cardiovascular Health
Stanford has received a $2.5 million grant for a protect Innovation to Implementation: Technology-Enabled Management of Hypertension in Underrepresented Communities and in the Gig Econo.y…
Stanford ValleyCare Launches First Clinical Trial
Stanford ValleyCare’s first-ever clinical trial ended up being a rapidly-approved ongoing adaptive trial during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wakelee Becomes Interim Chief of Division of Medical Oncology, Sledge Assumes Role as Senior Advisor to the Chair of Medicine for Cancer Programs
After successfully leading the Division of Medical Oncology for the last seven years, George Sledge, has decided to step down as division chief.
Three Researchers Honored with 2020 Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Awards
Three researchers have been recognized for their groundbreaking clinical studies published in peer-reviewed journals in 2019.
How to Administer a Virtual Physical Exam
As Telehealth Visits Rise, Stanford Physicians Offer Tips for Remote Physical Exams.
Residents Helping Residents
Mita Shah Hoppenfeld, MD, rising chief resident in internal medicine, recently started a GoFundMe project to help raise money for residents and doctors fighting COVID-19 in New York hospitals.
Abraham Verghese Interviews Hospitalist Neera Ahuja About COVID-19
In a recent Medscape podcast, Abraham Verghese, MD, MACP, interviewed Neera Ahuja, MD, about working as a hospitalist during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stanford Selected by NIH as Remdesivir Clinical Trial Site
Department of Medicine scientists are partnering with the National Institutes of Health to evaluate the safety and efficacy of remdesivir.
Chief Residents Announced for 2021-2022
The new chief residents for 2021-2022 have just been announced: Jessica Buesing, MD, Zach Gray, MD, Achyut Patil, MD, and Gabriela Spencer-Bonilla, MD.
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