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  • Diana Farid

    Diana Farid

    Clinical Instructor, Medicine - Vaden Health Center

    Bio Diana Farid MD, MPH is a physician, filmmaker and writer. She is a staff physician at the Stanford Vaden Health Center, clinical assistant professor in the Stanford Department of Medicine, and assistant director of Stanford School of Medicine's Program in Bioethics and Film. She holds a BA in Peace and Conflict Studies from Berkeley. She was awarded a fellowship by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to serve as a Child and Family Health Leadership Fellow at UCLA while earning a Masters in Public Health focusing on community health sciences and health communications. She has provided public health education and health care in rural villages in Honduras, promoted peace in the Ukraine and Malaysia, served at an international school in China, worked at the US Agency for International Development in human rights and has had active roles at both Physicians for Social Responsibility and Physicians for Human Rights. She has cared for patients in a wide range of clinic settings including at the Los Angeles Free Clinic, Kaiser, private and university affiliated practices. At UCLA, she served as Doctoring course faculty to first year UCLA medical students.

    She is dedicated to creating and amplifying those stories that move humanity towards health. As a physician consultant for The Media Project, Advocates for Youth, Diana worked with television and film writers and producers to promote adolescent health through entertainment, providing on and off camera expertise on adolescent health issues. Her debut feature length documentary film production as part of FiddleHeadFern Productions, AMERICAN RHYTHMS (2009) (americanrhythmsmovie.com/), explores the positive impact of music on a group of 5th grade students at a Los Angeles urban elementary school. With the Program in Bioethics and Film, she coordinates events and experiences that support the role of film in medical and public health education. She was a lead producer of the 2018 Stanford Frankenstein@200 film screening series and panels. She is a published poet, including the forthcoming A WALK IN THE CITY (Pegasus Review, 2019). Her debut picture book WHEN YOU BREATHE (Cameron + Kids) will be published in the fall of 2020.

  • Michele Kastelein

    Michele Kastelein

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Vaden Health Center

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests At Stanford University School of Medicine, one of our major goals is to translate research insights into practical advances that enhance and prolong life. We foster a two-way transfer of knowledge between research laboratories and patient-care settings. Our faculty, staff, postdoctoral scholars and students engage in interdisciplinary efforts to turn this knowledge into therapies that treat or prevent disease.

  • Minal Moharir,MD

    Minal Moharir,MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Vaden Health Center

    Bio I was born, raised, and trained in Nashik, India where I completed my formal Medical Education before moving to New York City where I completed my residency in Internal Medicine at New York Downtown Hospital in New York, NY. My interests are in preventative medicne, health and wellness, occupational and environmental safety. In Stanford's Occupational Health Department, I practice clinical occupational medicine while working toward identifying health and safety issues within our enviroment to prevent further injury and illness to our employees.