Affiliate Program

Program Description

The Stanford Presence Center Affiliate Program offers Affiliates to benefit from and/or collaborate on Presence’s strategic goals. The three levels of membership include: Strategic Member ($150,000 per year); Associate Member ($75,000 per year); and Affiliate* Member ($50,000/year ), with the expectation of a three-year commitment. The table below summarizes member benefits at each level.



Strategic Member Associate Member Affiliate* Member




Annual Presence State of the Center Forum

x x x
Individual Affiliate + Presence Working Summit to confer how Presence work can help inform Member’s Strategic Direction  x x x
Invitations to Research Presentations  x x x
Invitations as Visiting Speakers  x x x
Invitations to specific Medical Grand Rounds (Where relevant) x x x

Recognition on website and materials

x x x
Collaborative ideating to provide input on a new course, symposia, and possible research directions for the Program x x x
Regular updates on research and education  x    

Presence Visiting Scholar Opportunities 

Stanford Visiting Scholar Policies for more infomation  


Cost per participating employee is $75,000 per year



Cost per participating employee is $75,000 per year



*Uniquely engaging start-up organizations and small nonprofits with less than $1 million in annual revenue.

To learn more about our participating faculty please visit our about page


Current Members


Please contact Sonoo Thadaney, Executive Director at