COVID-19 Updates

Updated daily: Stanford Medicine is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic. Get the latest news on COVID-19 testing, treatment, tracking data, and medical research. Our top priority is the safety of our patients, our employees, and our community.

Stanford Medicine pathologists developed a test to show if an individual has, or has had, COVID-19. A New York Times video showcases this work.

What's the status of the Pandemic?

Confirmed cases and fatalities data come from the WHO and CDC, collected by JHU and sourced from Tableau Coronavirus data hub. 
Cases for cruise ship and those unassigned to any county in a US State are excluded from charts.
Data captures case numbers for every day from January 23, 2020 to present. Dashboards refreshed daily by 5 a.m. PT.
Data displayed may not always match reports from government agency sources as their numbers can change due to retroactive updates and reclassification of cases.

Catherine Krna, VP of ambulatory care, discusses Stanford Medicine's response to the pandemic and the fundamental changes to health care.

Stanford Medicine leadership and guest speakers discuss key faculty initiatives that may help inform decisions as government officials consider easing shelter-in-place orders.

A NOVA special featured biochemist Rhiju Das, who is working with gamers to help find an RNA molecule configuration for a COVID-19 vaccine.

Patients head back to Stanford Medicine for nonemergency procedures and routine visits.

In a recent interview, Dean Lloyd Minor discussed why testing is critical for reopening and restoring the country.