Message from the Chief

Neera Ahuja, MD, FACP


Welcome to the Stanford Division of Hospital Medicine, dedicated to providing outstanding inpatient clinical care, educating and training the next generation of physicians, and promoting discoveries through innovative research and technology.

Our division is comprised of over 50 faculty members across Stanford Health Care Hospital, VA (Palo Alto) and Stanford Healthcare - ValleyCare. Our faculty provide state-of-the-art clinical care to patients ranging from the simple inpatient medical management to diagnosing complex diseases and coordinating quaternary care. Many of our faculty are engaged in rigorous Quality Improvement and Patient Safety initiatives. Our preeminent simulation center, emphasis on Bedside Medicine, and wide array of clinical cases offer ample opportunity for education of our students and housestaff. Our research program focuses on augmenting clinical care and medical education, with a growing focus digitally-driven healthcare.

We invite you to learn more about the division through our website and contact us regarding opportunities for collaborations.