Professional Development

We support programming, events, and resources that foster leadership and professional development during training, and retention of diverse GME trainees into fellowship and/or academic careers through mentorship.

We achieve these goals through the following:

GME Residents & Fellows: URM Voices

Hear from trainees about professional development opportunities across Stanford Medicine.

Ian Tong, MD,
Melody Smith, MD, MS,
& Carolyn Rodriguez, MD, PhD:
Distance Traveled: Career Journey After Residency

February 6, 2024

Kevin Kuo, MD, MHPE: Personal Finance for Physicians 101

November 16, 2023

Reena Thomas, MD, PhD, Carolyn Rodriguez, MD, PhD, and Al'ai Alvarez, MD: Demystifying Hiring in Academic Medicine

May 2, 2023

Al'ai Alvarez, MD
Michael A. Gisondi, MD:
Using Social Media to Promote Your Career, JEDI, and Well-being

December 15, 2022


James Kahn, MD 

Powerful Presentations: How to Avoid Being Road-Kill Along the Academic Highway

April 18, 2022

James Kahn, MD
Contract and Negotiations

March 9, 2022

Linda Nguyen, MD
Personal Branding: Developing & Promoting You

February 8, 2022