Ron Witteles Named 2020 Program Director of the Year
Ron Witteles, MD, was named Program Director of the Year for 2020.
The Power of a Virtual Community
S-CORPS is an initiative matching medical students with doctors to help reach out virtually to patients during the COVID-19 crisis.
Awards and Honors: Spring 2020
Celebrating the accomplishments of Department of Medicine faculty and staff.
Interferon-lambda Clinical Trial Underway
Researchers are examining whether the drug interferon-lambda can act as an effective therapy for patients with mild cases of COVID-19…
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.
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