At day two of the Big Data in Precision Health conference, DJ Patil shared how he discovered data science and was hired by the Obama administration.
While promoting diversity within its programs, Stanford Biodesign is also working to foster gender diversity in the medtech industry.
Local high school students came to Stanford for a day to sample life as a medical student as part of the Med School 101 event.
One night Jim Spudich knocked off a few chapters of a murder mystery before falling asleep, to awaken with a vision that would solve a medical mystery.
A Stanford interdisciplinary program provides evidence of the mental health pathology caused by trauma to legal teams prosecuting human rights violators.
Forty years ago, Michael Longaker was a guard on the championship winning Michigan State basketball team. Now, he is a Stanford surgeon.
Author and psychiatrist Christine Montross discussed her work and read excerpts from her books at a recent event at Stanford.
In this In the Spotlight interview, Malcolm Chelliah discusses his experiences as a MD/MBA student, and his efforts to uplift underserved communities.
Is there a doctor in the house? Stanford study finds having a medical professional in your family is good for your health.
Physicians are more satisfied in their jobs, a Stanford survey finds, but they're less happy than workers in other fields.
After a clerkship in surgery, fourth-year medical student Jon Sole was forced to reevaluate his desire to become a surgeon. What he found surprised him.
In this In the Spotlight Q&A, Meera Sheffrin discusses her work as a Stanford geriatrician and offers insight into aging and health.
New research has correlated the number of primary care physicians with population-level longevity. But, a shortage of primary care providers is forecast.
This In the Spotlight features Miquell Miller, a Bahamas native who is now a surgery resident at Stanford. In this Q&A, she discusses her work and life.
Former Stanford pediatrics resident Nadine Burke Harris will be sworn in by Gov. Gavin Newsom as California’s first-ever surgeon general on Feb 11.
Stanford Medicine pediatric surgeon and innovator Tom Krummel discussed his career trajectory at a recent talk.