MED223 | Cardiovascular Research & Medicine
Teaching the future leaders in medicine!
The focus of MED223 is to fine-tune critical thinking skills by analyzing original publications and understanding the current complexities of the cardiovascular system.
MED223 is part of the Scholarly Concentration:
Tuesdays & Thursdays | 3 Credits
Students will attend the Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science Seminars series, which is a lecture series presented by prominent external speakers. Attendance at the January 8, 2019, thru and including March 12, 2019, seminars are required for Winter 2019 MED223. All other Frontiers seminars are optional.
Frontiers in CV Science Seminars schedule
Tuesdays @ time and location listed
Students will learn new approaches and technology from Stanford faculty (schedule below).
Thursdays @ 12:30 - 1:20p
Lorry Lokey Stem Cell Building | Room G1002
(unless otherwise noted)
One to two papers per class will be discussed and interpreted in class.
Required readings are available on Canvas.
Winter 2019 | Thursday Speakers Schedule
January 10, 2019
Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Thoracic Surgery) at the Stanford University Medical Center
February 21, 2019
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and, by Courtesy, of Pediatrics
January 17, 2019
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center
January 31, 2019
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and of Radiology (Cv Imaging) at the Stanford University Medical Center
February 14, 2019
Associate Professor (Research) of Ophthalmology and, by Courtesy, of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
February 1, 2018
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine
February 15, 2018
Stanford W. Ascherman, MD, FACS, Professor in Genetics
Chair, Department of Genetics
September 28, 2017
Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and, by Courtesy, of Bioengineering
October 26, 2017
Stanford University Professor in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
October 5, 2017
Gogel Family Chair and Director of The Mindich Child Health and Development Institute, Director of the Center for Molecular Cardiology, and Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics and Genomic Sciences
November 2, 2017
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and of Bioengineering and, by Courtesy, of Mechanical Engineering
January 12, 2017
"Development of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Adult Patients Exposed to Methylphenidate"
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine)
January 26, 2017
"Abdominal aortic aneurysm disease - challenges and opportunities"
Walter Clifford Chidester and Elsa Rooney Chidester Professor of Surgery
February 9, 2017
"Immunity and Inflammation in pulmonary hypertension and other vascular pathologies"
Dwight and Vera Dunlevie Professor in Pediatric Cardiology
February 23, 2017
"Fitness, Physical Activity, and Health: The case for fitness as a clinical vital sign"
Jonathan Myers, PhD
Director of Cardiopulmonary Research, Palo Alto VA Medical Center
January 19, 2017
"Stem Cell Approaches to Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering"
Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Adult Cardiac Surgery)
February 2, 2017
"Genome-wide association studies of cardiovascular disease: Why, how and what now?"
Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
February 16, 2017
"Myocardial perfusion imaging by computed tomography"
Associate Professor Medicine (Cardiology) and of Radiology
|Daniel Bernstein, MD||Mitochondria in Normal Cardiovascular Physiology and Disease||Alfred Woodley Salter and Mabel Smith Salter Endowed Professor in Pediatrics|
|Gregory Kovacs MD, PhD||Can Consumer Devices Deliver Useful Health Information?||Professor of Electrical Engineering, Emeritus|
|Victor Froelicher, MD||Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes||Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular) At The Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Emeritus|
|Dominik Fleischmann, MD||Aortic Dissection Viewed by CT and MR||Professor of Radiology (General Radiology)|
|Anson Lee, MD
||Surgical Innovations||Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Adult Cardiac Surgery)|
|Venita Chandra, MD||Surgical Innovations||Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery (Vascular Surgery)|
|Angela Rogers, MD||Angiogenic Cytokine Therapy and Translatable Engineered Drug Design: From Bench to Bedside…Almost||Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)|
|Will Hiesinger, MD||Angiogenic Cytokine Therapy and Translatable Engineered Drug Design: From Bench to Bedside…Almost||Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Adult Cardiac Surgery)|
|Scott Ceresnak, MD||Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome||Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital|
|David Maron, MD||What is the Optimal Management of Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease?||Clinical Professor, Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)|
|Christopher Almond, MD
||A brief introduction to FDA trial design for high risk medical devices: a case study||Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital|
|Marcia Stefanick, PhD||Cardiovascular Outcomes in the Women's Health Initiative||Professor (Research) of Medicine (Stanford Prevention Research Center) and of Obstetrics & Gynecology|
|Joshua W. Knowles, MD||FINDFH: Identification of Familial Hypercholesterolemia patients in the EMR using machine learning||Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)|
|Stanley Rockson, MD||Lymphatic Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Health and Disease||Professor of Lymphatic Research and Medicine|
|Edda Spiekerkoetter, MD||Helping the Right Ventricle to adapt to Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension||Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine)|
|Kathy Ruppel, MD||Myosin: Molecular Motors|
|Ada Poon, PhD||Wireless Bioelectronics||Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering|
|Tom Quertermous, MD||Genome-wide association studies point to vascular wall causal disease pathways||Professor | Chief, Divison of Cardiovascular Medicine|