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Upcoming Events

10/07/20: 2020 LGBTQ+ Forum

Intersectionality

Join us for the 2020 LGBTQ+ Forum on Wednesday, October 7, on Zoom! This year’s Forum is centered on the theme of Intersectionality in recognition that now more than ever, it is imperative to prioritize an inclusive and equitable community for intersectional LGBTQ+ groups. 


Recent Events

09/10/2020: Medicine in the Bubble - The NBA and Covid-19

Thank you to all that could join us for the kickoff of our Alumni to Alumni virtual speaker series as we hosted Leroy Sims BS '01, MS '02, MD '07,  Vice President and Medical Director of the National Basketball Association (NBA) to hear how he developed a medical protocol plan for delivering a safe and responsible season in the midst of a pandemic. We learned about the many aspects of working with hospitals, clinics, physicians, first responders and other key partners to ensure optimum medical care to 22 teams in a unique isolation zone that saved the 2020 play-off season!


06/13/2020 - Virtual Celebration for Stanford School of Medicine Graduates

Thank you to all who were able to join us for the virtual celebration for the class of 2020 Stanford School of Medicine Graduates! If you missed the virtual celebration, you can watch it here

06/04/2020 - 06/07/2020 Sierra Camp Week-end - CANCELLED

Join us for the twelth annual Stanford Medical Alumni Association week-end at Stanford's Sierra Camp at Fallen Leaf Lake! Camp is always a very special weekend full of relaxation, great food, and outstanding activities! Everything from hiking, star gazing, swimming, boating, photography, art, nature walks, to wonderful talks and discussions with fellow alumni and friends.  


Live Event Cancellations
COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Due to the evolving risk associated with the COVID-19 outbreak and out of concern for the well-being of our guests, the university’s senior leadership has recommended thatin-person events of large gatherings or at-risk populations be cancelled or postponed indefinitely. We regret any inconvenience these changes may cause. For updates, please check your individual SMAA event on this website or contact our offices. Stanford University updates can be found at http://med.stanford.edu/covid19.

Black Lives Matter

As leaders of Stanford Medicine, we come to this time of tragedy, unrest, and reckoning with the Stanford School of Medicine's pledge against racism and violence against African Americans. For additional alumni and campus resources on this issue, please visit the Stanford Alumni Black Lives Matter resource page.

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1:2:1 Podcast

An award-winning podcast from Stanford's School of Medicine, 1:2:1 presents engaging conversations about how advances in health-care policy and biomedical research touch our lives. The podcast is hosted by Paul Costello, the medical school's chief communications officer.  

State of the Human Podcast

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The Equation

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