The School of Medicine improves health through leadership, diversity and collaborative discoveries and innovation in health care, education and research.

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Education, Research & Health Care

Lloyd Minor, MD


  • Precision data means diverse data

    Speakers at Stanford’s annual big data conference said the success of precision health depends on data that reflects the global diversity of humans, the well and the unwell, and a rainbow of data from genomes, microbiomes and tissue samples.

  • Stanford cements partnership

    Stanford physicians and leaders visited the Utah-based health-care system to share ideas for a wide-ranging partnership in clinical research, patient care and education.

Facts & Figures

Academic Community

Full-time Faculty
Basic science: 136
Clinical science: 1,812
Total: 1,948

Student Enrollment
MD candidates*: 383
MD/PhD candidates: 90
PhD candidates: 786
MS candidates: 75
Postdoctoral scholars: 1,158
Residents & clinical fellows: 1,006

* Note: number excludes the MD/PhD candidates

Faculty Excellence

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

Departments & Institutes

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