2018 Archives

  • Dean's Newsletter April 2019

    Stanford Medicine welcomed GlaxoSmithKline CEO Emma Walmsley for a Dean's Lecture that focused on culture and collaboration. In this newsletter, learn more about Walmsley's leadership as well as the benefits of "iterative innovation," a new drug for people with diabetes, and much more.

  • Dean's Newsletter March 2019

    Stanford Medicine is unlocking AI's potential in biomedicine, and the launch of the human-centered artificial intelligence initiative will further this progress. Learn more about this and read the latest Stanford Medicine news, including the Apple Heart Study's encouraging results, digital enhancements at the new hospital, and a recap of the Dean's Lecture with Richard Besser.

  • Dean's Newsletter February 2019

    In the spirit of American Heart Month, Dean Minor reflected on how Stanford Medicine has redefined cardiovascular for both adults and children. He also shares an update on physician wellness, the story of a toddler who successfully battled a rare eye cancer, an emergency physician who completed an arctic ultramarathon, and other Stanford Medicine news.

  • Dean's Newsletter January 2019

    As the nation commemorated Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Dean Minor reflected on the efforts of the many individuals across Stanford Medicine who have championed diversity and inclusion. Additionally, he highlights a physician-scientist who has risen the ranks while battling multiple sclerosis, the efforts of Stanford Medicine to address physician burnout, and more.