Bob Harrington named Provost and Dean of Weill Cornell Medicine

With mixed emotions, we are writing to share that Stanford School of Medicine Department of Medicine Chair Bob Harrington, MD, has been named provost for medical affairs of Cornell University and the Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean of Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Harrington joined Stanford Medicine nearly 11 years ago and has made an indelible impact on our community – furthering the preeminence of our Department of Medicine, authoring groundbreaking research, and championing inclusion, diversity, and health equity. Read more about Dr. Harrington's transition.

May 23 - Marinkovich on a new gene therapy gel in "90 Seconds with Lisa Kim"

Researchers find that a gel tested in patients with a life-threatening blistering skin disease helps wounds heal. Watch the video.

May 17 - Ashley Jowell and Praveen Kalra on Heartbeats and Hiccups

A Stanford Medicine medical student and anesthesiologist discuss how to prepare physicians in the face of climate change. Watch the video.

May 17 - Partnering for health equity and global health education

A shared commitment to building health care capacity on the African continent and fostering global health equity has brought together Stanford Medicine faculty and the leaders of a new and growing medical school in Rwanda. Learn more.

May 16 - 2023 Amy J. Blue Award winners announced

Three Stanford employees are recipients of the 2023 Amy J. Blue Award, which recognizes staff for their exceptional contributions to the university, passion for their work, and support for their colleagues. Read more.

Feb. 15, 2023 - Ways to support earthquake relief efforts in Turkey and Syria

We have compiled some resources to support the relief efforts, as well as information on how Stanford Medicine is helping and related news. Learn more on StanfordMed TODAY.

April 4, 2022 - Stanford Medicine resources in support of Ukraine

We want to acknowledge those who have reached out about the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the country’s rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation. Please refer to this list if you are seeking ways to support Ukraine, created by our colleagues at the Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health.

Feb. 7, 2022 - One-stop resource: respiratory illness-related updates

This one-stop shop has been curated for Stanford Medicine employees to reference the latest COVID-19 testing, isolation and booster updates. Please use this page to find the most current information.

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