Welcome to the Department of Medicine
The 4th Annual Kalanithi Award is accepting submissions of unpublished short stories, essays and poems that address patients and providers facing chronic or life limiting illness.
Students from Meharry Medical College in Tennessee spent the summer at Stanford as part of the third annual Meharry-Stanford Initiative.
Amit Kaushal, MD, PhD, and co-authors Laurence Katznelson, MD, and Robert Harrington, MD, have just published a study in npj Digital Medicine that leverages paging data to shed light on resident workload intensity.
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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.