CANVAS Program Results Presented at American Diabetes Association Meeting
The results of the CANVAS Program were presented during the 77th annual meeting of the American Diabetes Association in San Diego.
ABCs for Global Health Seeks Fun Run Sponsors and Runners for 3K-16K Distances
On June 18, ABC's for Global Health is hosting a fun run in the Phillipines and looking for interested sponsors and runners. Funds from the event help support their mobile clinic.
Chief Residents for 2018-2019 Announced
Ron Witteles recently announced the internal medicine chief residents for 2018-2019. Chief residents are chosen for their exceptional clinical and leadership skills.
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
Arnold Shir, a research assistant at Stanford Health Policy, says that his work keeps him on his toes… and that he enjoys every second of it. Sometimes, of course, that’s just what people say, but Arnold’s enjoyment of his work is clear to colleagues like Marcella Alsan, who calls him “a ray of sunshine.” Nicole Feldman says, “I have never met a more positive person than Arnold Shir.” Along with colleagues Michelle Zhao and Elena Lucchese, she specifically remarks on Arnold’s “sunny disposition.”…
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.
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