Topic List : Administration
Physician wellness expert joins Stanford Medicine
Tait Shanafelt, MD, will become Stanford Medicine’s first chief wellness officer at a time when physician burnout is a national epidemic.
Stanford launches health care trends report
The inaugural issue of the report shows that big data will transform health care in the future but that more needs to be done to train doctors and patients in data management and analysis.
Town hall introduces planning project
Stanford Medicine and the university have begun long-term strategic planning initiatives, which welcome faculty, staff and student participation.
Schneider to chair microbiology and immunology
David Schneider, whose research focuses on resilience to infection and developing mathematical models to predict recovery and well-being, succeeds Peter Sarnow in post.
Minor reappointed med school dean
In his first four years at Stanford, Lloyd Minor has established the vision of precision health while also strengthening the ties within Stanford Medicine and promoting diversity.
Leslee Subak is new chair of ob/gyn
Subak, who earned her medical degree at Stanford, is an expert in urogynecology, particularly in researching and treating urinary incontinence in women.
Chen named head of chemical and systems biology
Chen said he looks "forward to sustaining that collegial and collaborative culture" of the department, "while helping empower our faculty and students to pursue cutting-edge, innovative science."…
Three to receive Dean’s Medal
The medal honors individuals who have made scientific, medical, humanitarian, public service or other contributions that have significantly advanced the mission of the school.
Cullen to serve as new research dean
An expert in quantitative science and public health, Cullen will share the post with the Harry Greenberg, the current senior associate dean of research, until June.
Stanford Medicine leaders look ahead
At a panel discussion on Sept. 22, Stanford Medicine’s leaders highlighted accomplishments from the past year and discussed future opportunities.