Sept. 10 is new deadline to dispute reporting on physician payments
Physicians have the right to review reports about them and challenge items they believe are false, inaccurate or misleading in the database, but they must now do so by Sept. 10.
Dean’s town hall meeting set for Sept. 24
The meeting with the dean will include updates on the Cancer Transformation and Big Data in Biomedicine initiatives.
Stanford travelers advised to avoid West Africa
Members of the Stanford community are being advised to avoid nonessential, university-related travel to West Africa until the Ebola outbreak is controlled.
School of Medicine researchers get two NIH grants
The Genotype-Tissue Expression project will examine genes’ behavior in cells.
School’s magazine, blog earn national honors
The medical school’s magazine and blog both earned top national awards in 2014.
Oak Road to reopen between Welch, Stock Farm roads
On Aug. 6, Oak Road will reopen between Welch and Stock Farm roads.
By Aug. 27, physicians should review company gifts payments
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ open payments database, which lists payments or gifts from pharmaceutical or medical-device companies to doctors, goes public Sept. 30.
Nation's first accredited clinical informatics fellowship launched
A newly accredited clinical informatics program physicians to be certified in the subspeciality, which became board-eligible in 2011.
Stanford to work with Duke, Google on pilot study
Researchers are planning a comprehensive initiative to understand the molecular markers that are key to health.
Scholars receive Spectrum clinical research training awards
Ten Stanford scholars have been accepted into programs designed to advance their careers as clinical and translational researchers.