Americans exercise less, weigh more
An examination of national health survey results suggests that inactivity, rather than higher calorie intake, could be driving the surge in obesity.
Scholars receive Spectrum clinical research training awards
Ten Stanford scholars have been accepted into programs designed to advance their careers as clinical and translational researchers.
Menon, Roncarolo appointed to endowed professorships
Vinod Menon has been named the Rachael L. and Walter F. Nichols, MD, Professor, and Maria Grazia Roncarolo has been named the George D. Smith Professorship in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine.
$57 million helps fund new bioengineering, chemical engineering center
Stanford trustee Kavitark Shriram and his wife, Vidjealatchoumy Shriram, have provided $57 million to support a new bioengineering and chemical engineering center, which has been named for them.