New Stanford Hospital nearing completion
The seven-story, 824,000-square-foot facility will accommodate advances in medical technology, increase capacity and meet new earthquake safety standards.
Seeking secrets of worm’s regenerative power
No one knows exactly how flatworms can rebuild their entire bodies from the tiniest sliver. Now, bioengineers and materials scientists are building new tools to study the worms’ awesome regenerative powers.
Taubes give $6 million for cancer research
The gift will advance research on cancer therapies at the School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford.
May 23 memorial for Oscar Salvatierra
A memorial service for the longtime Stanford surgeon will be held at the Arrillaga Alumni Center.
New members of National Academy of Sciences
Karla Kirkegaard, Mark Krasnow and William Weis are now part of an organization created in 1863 to advise the nation on issues related to science and technology.
Med students win Soros Fellowships
An aspiring surgeon and an aspiring stem cell biologist, both currently medical students at Stanford, are among the winners of this year’s Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans.
Provost to address med school graduates
Physicist and university provost Persis Drell will be the keynote speaker at this year’s medical school’s graduation ceremony.
New biomedical data science chair named
Sylvia Plevritis, director of the Stanford Center for Cancer Systems Biology, has been tapped to lead the Department of Biomedical Data Science.
Grant renewal for flu vaccine research
The Stanford Institute for Immunity, Transplantation and Infection will use the grant to try to improve the seasonal flu vaccine by analyzing the human immune system in-depth.
Conference on human immune monitoring
The event is set for May 2-3 on campus at the Li Ka Shing Center and will feature leading-edge technology and bioinformatics research by top scientists.
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