The educational mission of the Division of Primary Care and Population Health is to join together and support generalist medical educators, and to promote medical education scholarship, a culture of wellness and mentorship, collaboration across disciplines, innovation and value added medical education.
Dr. Schillinger is a Clinical Professor of medicine. Her clinical and research expertise are in family medicine. Her academic passion is medical student clinical skills education, including doctor-patient communication, professionalism, physical examination and clinical reasoning. In addition to Section Chief, Dr. Schillinger is Director of Stanford Healthcare Innovations and Experiential Learning Directive (SHIELD) and Predoctoral Education, Family Medicine.