Detecting earliest biological signs of Parkinson’s on ‘90 Seconds with Lisa Kim’

Kathleen Poston's, MD, lab has shown that a new biomarker -- a clumping protein in the brain -- can predict who will go on to develop Parkinson's, giving patients and researchers more time to test experimental treatments. Learn more.

April 11 - Abraham Verghese to give keynote at medical school graduation

The bestselling author and proponent of humanistic care will be the keynote speaker at the Stanford School of Medicine graduation ceremony. Learn more.

April 9 - Using a keto diet to treat mental illness on '90 Seconds with Lisa Kim'

A pilot study led by Stanford Medicine researchers has found that a ketogenic diet not only restores metabolic health in patients as they continue their medications, but also it further improves their psychiatric conditions. Learn more.

April 3 - Realizing Improvement through Team Empowerment (RITE) graduates

Four cohorts of RITE – with a total of 120 participants trained and 20 improvement projects completed – celebrate their successful graduation. Learn more.

April 1 - Stanford Medicine Orchestra and Medical Student Symposium

This year’s annual Medicine & the Muse Student Symposium is a celebration of the many artistic, literary, musical and other creative scholarly talents at the Stanford School of Medicine. Learn more.

Dec. 19, 2023 - Stanford Medicine magazine

The new issue of Stanford Medicine magazine explores the challenges and promise of artificial intelligence for medical care, research and education. Read more.

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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