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Lloyd Minor, MD


  • Brain scientists speak at Davos

    Members of research teams created through the Stanford Neurosciences Institute's Big Ideas in Neuroscience initiative spoke Jan. 23 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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Academic Community

Full-time Faculty
Basic science: 127
Clinical science: 1,633
Total: 1,760

Student Enrollment
MD candidates: 401
MD/PhD candidates: 80
PhD candidates: 740
MS candidates: 73
Postdoctoral scholars: 1,124
Residents & clinical fellows: 1,001

Faculty Excellence

Total NIH funding (2013)
$315,104,246 - The highest funding per researcher ratio in the country
7 current Nobel Prize winners
34 members of the National Academy of Sciences

Departments & Institutes

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