5 Questions: Hannah Valantine discusses progress of diversity efforts at school
Since 2005, Hannah Valantine, MD, has led efforts to foster diversity among faculty, staff and trainees at the School of Medicine, where she is senior associate dean for diversity and leadership and a professor of cardiovascular medicine.
5 Questions: Longhurst on clinical informatics gaining recognition as medical sub-specialty
Clinical informatics, a field at the intersection of clinical medicine and information technology, has reached a new milestone: Physicians can now become board-certified in this medical sub-specialty.
5 Questions: Beverly Mitchell on advances in cancer care
In the past few years, there have been dramatic advances in the use of genomic analysis, molecular biology, imaging technologies and data management to make cancer treatment less toxic and better tailored to individual patients.
5 Questions: Gaba on nuclear-power industry's lessons for health care
At first blush, the health-care and nuclear-power industries don't appear to have much in common.
5 Questions: Carrion on how news about violence affects kids
Grim images of gun incidents spanning from Newtown, Conn.
5 Questions: Robinson on sugar and diabetes risk in children
Sugar may play a more prominent role in the origins of diabetes than anyone realized, according to new research from Stanford, UC-Berkeley and UC-San Francisco.
5 Questions: Alan Alda on communicating science effectively
The actor, director and author Alan Alda recently spoke about his passion for science — and the art of communicating science — with Paul Costello, head of the Office of Communication & Public Affairs, as part of the 1:2:1 podcast series.
5 Questions: Delizonna on building the skills for happiness
Nearly a month into the new year, many of us are reviewing our list of resolutions to see how well we're sticking with them.
5 Questions: Starr on new book version of 'Ask a Geneticist
D. Barry Starr, PhD, is the director for the program, Stanford at the Tech, a collaboration between the Department of Genetics and the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose.
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