Mission Statement: Cultivating and sustaining an environment that fosters the development of diverse physician leaders who are committed to eliminating the nation’s health inequities through patient care, education, research, and advocacy
The Child Health and Immigration Summit
May 25, 2017
Please save the date for The Child Health and Immigration Summit that will be taking place at Stanford on Thursday, May 25, 2017 between 8 am –5 pm.
#Hippocrates: Only Physicians Can Reboot Healthcare, America, and the Economy
May 4, 2017
Please join us for an informative presentation by Pfeiffer Visiting Scholar Dr. Dora Calott-Wang, MD, MA on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 5:30 pm in MSOB x303. Dr. Calott-Wang is a psychiatrist and author of “The Kitchen Shrink: A Psychiatrist’s Reflections on Healing in a Changing World” (Riverhead/Penguin, 2010), a memoir of working as a physician as the medical profession transforms into the health care industry. She is Historian of the School of Medicine and Clinical Associate Professor at the University of New Mexico, and a telepsychiatrist for Butte County, California.
The title of Dr. Calott-Wang’s presentation is: #Hippocrates: Only Physicians Can Reboot Healthcare, America, and the Economy. For additional information regarding this presentation please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stanford Community College Summer Program Webinar
February 21, 2017
Looking for an amazing summer opportunity? Learn about the Stanford Summer Community College Premedical Program, how to apply, and what some of our program alumni are doing. Do you plan to apply? Get your questions answered BEFORE you submit your application by joining this help session and informational workshop. Registration required and completed summer program applications must be submitted by March 1, 2017.
Stanford University Minority Medical Alliance Conference
February 11, 2017
Over 500 pre medical students and over 40 exhibitors representing various medical schools from around the country attended the 26th annual Stanford University Minority Medical Alliance Conference (SUMMA) on Saturday February 11, 2017. Various workshops were offered to pre medical students considering careers in medicine and health care professions. In addition, inspirational presentations were given by Stanford medical students titled "Faces of Our Community".
Current Stanford medical students volunteer to share their personal stories about their pathway to medicine. Our hope is that others can identify with some part of each story and find the inspiration to go forward on their own path.
The SUMMA 2018 Conference will be taking place early next February 2018. Register early as the conference sells out every year. Learn more about the 2018 SUMMA conference.