HEALTH MATTERS

Health Matters is a free community event where you can hear from Stanford Medicine’s world-renowned physicians and health care experts on the latest medical innovations and get tips on healthy living. Talk topics include sleep, immunotherapy, vision, mindfulness, drug addiction, heart health, weight control, and more. Join us on Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Health Talks

Hear from Stanford Medicine’s world-renowned physicians and health care experts on the latest medical innovations and get tips on healthy living. Health talk topics will include: sleep, immunotherapy, vision, mindfulness, drug addiction, heart health, weight control, and more.

Health Pavilion

A collection of exhibits featuring interactive, hands-on attractions and activities for the whole family. A series of talks will be offered throughout the day at the nutrition and women’s health tents; check the program for times. Open 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. No registration necessary.

Med School Morning

Are you a high school student thinking about a career in health care? Find out what it’s like to become a doctor or scientist at Med School Morning—a unique opportunity for high school students to learn more about health care career choices.

More Information

Location
Health Matters will take place on the Stanford University School of Medicine campus.  

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge
291 Campus Drive
Stanford, CA

Registration
Seating capacity for the talks is limited, and preregistration is strongly suggested. Online registration deadline: May 16, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. PDT. After this date, you can only register for the event on site.

Health Talks – We encourage you to arrive early to check in at the on site registration area. Your selection of a particular talk when you register does not guarantee admittance. Talks are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Register here.

Health Pavilion – A collection of exhibits featuring interactive, hands-on attractions and activities for the whole family. A series of talks will be offered throughout the day at the nutrition and women’s health tents; check the program for times. Open 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. No registration is necessary.

Med School Morning – Open to students in high school only. Preregistration is required for Med School Morning. Space is limited and no on site registration will be available for this program. Register here.

Bring a Healthy Appetite!
Complimentary coffee will be provided in the morning and water will be provided throughout the day. Delicious lunch options will be available for purchase from our Food Trucks! Lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch food truck options include Baba Kabob, Brother Baby’s BBQ, DUM Truck, Taqueria Angelica’s, Little Green Cyclo, and Blisspops.

Questions about
Health Matters?

Contact Us:
communityoutreach@stanford.edu