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Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Professor in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Emeritus
Max H. Stein Professor and Professor of Statistics and of Biomedical Data Science
Brad is Max H. Stein Professor of Humanities and Sciences, Professor of Statistics, and Professor of Biostatistics with the Department of Biomedical Data Science in the School of Medicine; he serves as Co-director of the Mathematical and Computational Sciences Program. He has held visiting faculty appointments at Harvard, UC Berkeley, and Imperial College, London. A recipient of a 2005 National Medal of Science for his contributions to theoretical and applied statistics, especially the bootstrap sampling technique, in 2014 he was awarded the Guy Medal in Gold by the Royal Statistical Society.
Assistant Professor of Urology and, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University Medical Center
Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology - Gynecologic Oncology
Dr. Diana P. English is presently a Clinical Assistant Professor in Gynecologic Oncology at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. Dr. English received her medical school training at The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica where she graduated with honors. After graduating from medical school in 2005, she then worked as an intern followed by working as a medical officer in Jamaica for 2 years before starting residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Florida. After completing residency, she began fellowship training in Gynecologic Oncology at Yale University in 2012. Following her fellowship, Dr. English joined the Gynecologic Oncology team at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. Dr. English has shown herself to be a dedicated researcher and has several original research papers related to targeted therapeutic approaches to Uterine Serous Carcinoma with several publications in high impact journals. She maintains an interest in serving her community as well and has had the opportunity to work as the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Junior Fellow Chair for the Florida section (2011-2012). She also has a strong interest in international service particularly medical mission trips to developing countries. Her main interests include • Cancer prevention strategies • Uterine cancer • Cervical cancer • Ovarian cancer • Health disparities in gynecologic oncology Outside of work, Dr. English maintains an avid interest in playing and watching sport when the time allows.