Family & Community Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
Stanford Family Medicine strives to engage in and promote primary care and prevention research focused on local, regional, national and international health issues. Faculty in the O'Connor Family Medicine Residency, Primary Care Associate Program, Stanford Geriatric Education Center, Stanford Family Medicine Clinic, Area Health Education Center and others conduct research in chronic care, personalized medicine, epidemiology, ethnogeriatrics, education, integrative medicine and community health.
Family & Community Medicine News
Protein clumps affect neural stem cells
Young, resting neural stem cells have large protein clumps often associated with neurodegeneration. As stem cells age, the aggregates inhibit their ability to make new neurons, Stanford researchers say.
Neuroanatomy lab bridges virtual reality, OR
Stanford’s Department of Neurosurgery has a new anatomy lab next door to its virtual reality center. Together, the labs are a valuable resource for trainees and surgeons alike.
Exome sequencing program launched
The Clinical Genomics Program, which began as a pilot program a few years ago, offers whole-exome sequencing and analysis to patients with undiagnosed genetic diseases.
Conferences and Workshops
Stanford Breast in the West: MRI and MRI-Guided Procedure Updates for Radiologists and Technologists
The Westin St. Francis, San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco CA
MCCPOP 38th Annual Perinatal Potpourri 2018: Advances in Care
Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa
The 19th Stanford Symposium on Emergency Medicine
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Koloa, Kauai, HI
Childx Symposium: The Junction of Science, Medicine, Public Policy and Healthcare Delivery
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge- Berg Hall
Stanford Pulmonary Artery Reconstruction and Right Ventricle Rehabilitation Symposium
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge - Stanford, CA
New courses are added regularly— please check back often
- Dementia and Diversity in Primary Care: A Primer - Guidelines, Ethnic Differences, and Assessment
- Dementia and Diversity in Primary Care: South Asian Populations
- Dementia and Diversity in Primary Care: Latino Populations
- HealthPro Advantage: Anti-Doping Education For The Health Professional
- Managing Atrial Fibrillation
- E-Cigarettes: Harmful or Harm-Reducing
- Introduction to Food and Health
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