MCHRI News & Updates
Info session recording + Q&A sheet for Health Disparities Pilot Grants Program
MCHRI recently hosted a virtual info session to provide an overview of the health disparities pilot grants program. A recording of the info session and a program Q&A sheet are now available.
Race. Donate. Celebrate.
Join us for the Virtual Summer Scamper 5k, 10k, and kids’ fun run on June 30! Gather your team and register (it’s free!) to walk, run, or move from the comfort of your own home. Your support helps provide care and comfort to children and families at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford.
Research services and resources for SoM faculty and staff
The Office of the Senior Associate Dean for Research develops policies and practices to advance rigorous and transformational research at the School of Medicine. Serving as a resource and providing support services for researchers to advance cutting edge ideas, the Research Office aims to accelerate discovery and amplify the impact of Stanford innovation to lead the biomedical revolution in Precision Health.
Stanford Medicine News
A new analysis by Stanford researchers suggests the health care industry can reap many of the economic benefits of a “Medicare for All” program through incremental changes to the private health care market.
The annual conference will feature an interdisciplinary cast of researchers, industry leaders and policymakers who will discuss advances in therapeutics, including COVID-19 treatments.
Researchers at Stanford and KU Leuven have identified more than 70 genes that affect variation in both brain and facial structure. The genes don’t influence cognitive ability, further debunking beliefs that intelligence can be assessed by facial features.