Dress rehearsals at new Stanford Hospital
In a pair of dress rehearsals, Stanford Medicine faculty and staff prepared for opening day at the new Stanford Hospital by caring for “patients” in the new environment.
Tapping EHRs to evaluate medical devices
Researchers used artificial intelligence and de-identified data from electronic health records to identify the safest types of hip implants.
Stanford Children’s Health earns Magnet status
With this credential, Stanford Children’s Health joins the global community of Magnet-recognized organizations. Just 8% of more than 6,300 U.S. health care organizations have achieved the recognition.
Sleep deprived? A healthy diet can help
In a study of 245 Stanford physicians, researchers found that a better diet is associated with reduced side effects of sleep deprivation.
From Eritrea to Stanford
Deported from her home in Ethiopia to Eritrea, Rahwa Sebhatu is now pursuing a master's degree in physician assistant studies at the School of Medicine.
Tanning salons cluster in gay neighborhoods
Neighborhoods with more gay and bisexual men are twice as likely to have indoor tanning salons, Stanford researchers have found. Further research is needed to learn whether the industry specifically targets this population.
SHC – ValleyCare earns stroke certification
The hospital’s stroke program can now provide swift service to residents of Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore, who previously had to be transported elsewhere after suffering a stroke.
$4.75 million for high-risk, high-reward research
Jin Hyung Lee will receive $3.5 million to study the use of innovative technology to analyze brain circuitry, and Corey Keller will receive $1.25 million to fund work into brain stimulation treatments for mental illness.
Stanford honored for MD wellness efforts
Stanford Medicine’s commitment and work to improve physician fulfillment and reduce burnout have been acknowledged with the highest-level designation from the American Medical Association.
Cancer-drug combo extends life about 9 months
The results of a phase-3 clinical trial led by a Stanford researcher showed that two targeted treatments can extend the lifespan and delay the need for chemotherapy in women with a common type of metastatic breast cancer.
Grad students receive lab coats
During a ceremony at the Li Ka Shing Center, first-year doctoral students marked the beginning of their graduate careers by donning white lab coats and taking an oath of integrity.
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