News, Events & Presentations Archives
Neurosurgery Scholarship and Physicians Medical Forum Scholarship awardee
Congratulations to Marc Carmichael - Delmar C. Sanders, M.D.
Photo courtesy of Physicians Medical Forum and the Sinkler Miller Foundation.
Congratulations to the following “Making Healthier Communities Our Civic Responsibility” Symposium poster session winners.
- Spotlight Award: 100 Citizens
- Promising Public Health Partnership: Cardiology Awareness and Resources for Everyone
- Model Community-Engaged Research Initiative: Evaluating the Lived Experiences of Male Day Laborers in Oakland, California
- Promising Educational Program: Exploring Science and Writing for Sheltered Youth
- Emerging Research in Health and Wellness: What is Narrative Medicine and How does it Benefit Patients, Providers and Communities?
Congratulations to Keith Glover on winning the Herbert Nickens Award.
The 2013 Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship and Medical Student Scholarship recipients were recognized for their outstanding leadership in efforts to eliminate inequities in medical education and health care at the AAMC's Annual Meeting on Nov. 4, 2013 at the Future Leaders of Academic Medicine Session. Keith Glover, Stanford University School of Medicine was one of the medical student award recipients.
Latina student founded national, online mentoring program
Stephanie Bravo, a former mentee in the COE Mentorship Program and a former medical student from the University of California-Irvine, started StudentMentor.org, an educational non-profit that connects students and mentors all over the country through the internet. Its stunning growth caught the attention of President Obama, who recently invited her to the White House for a talk.
Health Equity Champion
Congratulations to Dr. Fernando Mendoza (Principal Investigator of COE) who was recently awarded the Health Equity Champion by the Office of Minority Health and Health Equity in the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention. Dr. Mendoza has devoted his entire career to reducing healthcare disparities and increasing diversity in the health workforce, and we salute him!
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 faculty members and medical students.
The SUMMA 2018 Conference will be taking place early next February 2018. Register early as the conference sells out every year. Information regarding the 2018 SUMMA conference will be posted at the following url: http://med.stanford.edu/summa.html
“Making Healthier Communities our Civic Responsibility” Civic Engagement Symposium.
The Center of Excellence in Diversity in Medical Education will host the 2nd annual multi-disciplinary Civic Engagement Symposium and Poster Session focused on improving health in our communities on Saturday, June 24, 2017.
Immigration 101: Impact of Immigration Policy on Child Health
March 3, 2017
Dr. Fernando Mendoza and his Pediatric colleagues will be giving grand rounds presentation on immigration policy and children’s health on March 3 at 8 am in LPCH Auditorium. The title of the presentation is “Immigration 101: Impact of Immigration Policy on Child Health”.
Reflections on Diversity at Stanford School of Medicine
January 25, 2017
Dr. Fernando Sanchez Mendoza recently gave a ground rounds presentation on Wednesday January 25. The title of his presentation was “Reflections on Diversity at Stanford School of Medicine”. Dr. Mendoza is a Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean of Minority Advising and Programs at Stanford University School of Medicine.
What You Need To Know About The Things That Scare You: A Brief Primer on Healthcare, Politics, And Life
February 22, 2017
On Wednesday February 22 Pfeiffer Visiting Scholar Dr. Warren Strudwick Jr., M.D., M.B.A visited the Stanford School of Medicine. Dr. Strudwick was invited by Stanford’s SNMA Chapter to give a formal presentation pertaining to African American health as part of the Pfeiffer Visiting Scholar lecture series. The title of Dr. Strudwick’s presentation was “What You Need To Know About The Things That Scare You: A Brief Primer on Healthcare, Politics, And Life”.