Stem cell 'tool' grants given to five researchers
The awards are the third in the agency’s “tools and technology” grants, which encourage researchers to develop new methods and techniques to overcome stumbling blocks in the field.
App finds cancer clinical trials at Stanford
Patients can use the new app to find clinical trials for different types of cancer at Stanford.
Conversations in Global Health to feature Gavin Yamey on March 4
A leading practitioner, researcher and former journalist, Gavin Yamey will speak with Paul Costello, the medical school's chief communications officer, on timely and pressing issues in global health.
Nominations open for Spirit, Inspiring Change Leadership awards
The nomination deadline is March 2 for the school's annual awards.
Registration open for Childx conference this spring
Thought leaders from several disciplines will gather at the Stanford campus April 2-3 to discuss how to harness many branches of medicine to solve health problems in pregnancy, infancy and childhood.
Spectrum awards more than $1.1 million in pilot grants to 32 projects
Stanford’s clinical and translational research center awards funds to teams of multidisciplinary investigators who are tackling health-care problems through novel approaches.
Karl Deisseroth wins 2015 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences
Professor wins prestigious $100,000 prize from the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, a Congress-created charity.
Weissman receives Brupbacher Prize, McEwen Award
Stem cell pioneer Irving Weissman was recognized with the Brupbacher Prize for isolating cancer stem cells, as well as with the McEwen Award for his research on adult stem cells from a variety of human tissues and cancers.
Lucy Shapiro named 2015 commencement speaker
Using her unique worldview as both artist and scientist, Shapiro revolutionized the field of developmental biology and set the stage for the new field of systems biology.
Beckman Center celebrates 25 years with ‘Innovation in the Biosphere’ symposium
When it opened in 1989, the Beckman Center for Molecular and Genetic Medicine brought together researchers from across the School of Medicine to exchange ideas and work together.
Leading the Biomedical Revolution
We are in the middle of a biomedical revolution more profound and far-reaching than the industrial and digital revolutions that made it possible.
A Legacy of Innovation
Stanford Medicine's unrivaled atmosphere of breakthrough thinking and interdisciplinary collaboration has fueled a long history of achievements.