Topic List : Education
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.
On the Ides of March, the future is revealed
On March 15, Stanford medical students nervously awaited the moment they could find out where they had matched for their residencies.
New PhD students welcomed with lab coats
Incoming graduate students in the biosciences at Stanford were welcomed Sept. 24 with white lab coats bestowed by the Stanford Medicine Alumni Association.
‘Discovery Curriculum’ launched
A redesigned curriculum for Stanford medical students is now being fully implemented. It provides new courses, more flexibility and financial incentives for pursuing long-term research.
Rally to raise awareness scheduled
After a statement about guns ended prospects for a government appointment, a Stanford professor joined a student in forming a nonprofit to address the public health issue.
$10 million pledge for bioscience students
The funds from the Blavatnik Family Foundation will provide permanent support for five students enrolled in the Stanford Biosciences.
Med program for teens turns 30
More than 700 students, 30 summers, zero tuition: The no-cost Stanford Medical Youth Science Program helps aspiring low-income teens begin their journey toward careers in the medical and health sciences.
Stanford students named HHMI fellows
Razina Aziz-Bose and Ritika Dutta will receive grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to conduct biomedical research.
Med school announces annual awards, honors
Faculty, staff, residents, students and volunteers were recognized for excellence in teaching and patient care and for other accomplishments.