Topic List : Administration
At town hall, it’s all about the money
The event was an opportunity for employees to learn more about the financial state of the School of Medicine, as well as to ask questions about it.
Stanford Health Care’s future plans
In a meeting that featured online, interactive participation from SHC employees, leaders discussed how Stanford’s hospitals and medical school strengthen each other.
Arvin to step down as dean of research
Arvin, professor of microbiology and immunology, will return to research and teaching after 12 years in the role of vice provost and dean of research.
Stanford Medicine Advisory Council formalized
The advisory council and university liaison position are aimed at increasing collaboration among the three Stanford Medicine entities — the School of Medicine, Stanford Health Care and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford — and the rest of the university.
Stanford Medicine leaders talk successes, future
The annual town hall meeting brought hundreds of faculty and staff together at the Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge to hear from the leaders of the two hospitals and medical school, as well as ask them questions.
New biomedical research building planned
The Biomedical Innovation Building will be the first in a sequence of new buildings that eventually will replace the outdated complex comprising the Grant, Alway, Lane and Edwards buildings.
Conference addresses physician burnout
Speakers at a conference agreed that administrative requirements contribute to physician unhappiness, but they also blamed a toxic culture in many health care organizations.
Open house held for Integrated Strategic Plan
An open house was held Oct. 3 to solicit ideas and feedback from Stanford Medicine community members on the Integrated Strategic Plan, which will be finalized in 2018.
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.
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.