Center for Digital Health awards first grants
The grant-winning projects are designed to study whether creative uses of the Apple Watches can achieve meaningful health care outcomes.
Employee website launched
Stanford Medicine Connected aims to make it easier for employees to find resources, news, cultural events and classes across the university.
Physician wellness expert joins Stanford Medicine
Tait Shanafelt, MD, will become Stanford Medicine’s first chief wellness officer at a time when physician burnout is a national epidemic.
Young scientists win Parker Institute awards
The awards are designed to help train the next generation of scientists in cancer immunotherapy by supporting promising young researchers doing innovative work that has the potential for great impact.
New technology provides rare diagnosis
Stanford scientists have used a next-generation technology called long-read sequencing to diagnose a patient’s rare genetic condition that current technology failed to diagnose.
Awards honor excellent teaching, patient care
Stanford Medicine faculty, staff, residents and students were honored for teaching and clinical skills.
Disease genes not clustered
In a provocative new perspective piece, Stanford researchers say that disease genes are spread uniformly across the genome, not clustered in specific molecular pathways, as has been thought.
Big advance in 3-D tissue imaging
Stanford scientists have found a relatively simple, low-cost fix that substantially improves images obtained via a widely used optical scanning technique, opening the door to "virtual biopsies."…
Stanford launches health care trends report
The inaugural issue of the report shows that big data will transform health care in the future but that more needs to be done to train doctors and patients in data management and analysis.
Augustus White advocates for health care equality
The first African-American to graduate from the Stanford School of Medicine returned to help celebrate this year’s graduating class.