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  • Panagiotis Kourdis

    Panagiotis Kourdis

    J1 visiting scholar, Surgery - General Surgery

    Bio My current research at Stanford focuses on applying data mining tools to Electronic Health Records for improving Healthcare quality. Previously, I was a postdoctoral scholar at the California Institute of Technology and contractor at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Structural Engineering (2005) from the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), a Master of Science with Honors degree in Applied Mechanics (2008) and a Ph.D. degree in Engineering (2012), both from the School of Applied Mathematics & Physical Sciences of NTUA.

  • James Lau, MD, MHPE, FACS

    James Lau, MD, MHPE, FACS

    Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery - General Surgery

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests My personal mission is to contribute to the overall care of the surgical patient through clinical practice, training, and education. My research interests, as they pertain to this mission, are the surgical management of reflux, minimal access surgical techniques, evidenced based surgery, surgical skills acquisition, and surgical education.

  • Dana Lin MD

    Dana Lin MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery - General Surgery

    Bio Dana Lin, M.D. is a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon who specializes in the surgical management of endocrine tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands, as well as malignant melanoma. Her clinical practice is based at the Stanford Cancer Center. She also serves as an attending surgeon in endocrine surgery at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System.

    Dr. Lin earned her bachelor of science degree in biology at Stanford University and medical degree at the State University of New York School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, where she was awarded the Gallo Award from the Cancer Institute of New Jersey for outstanding cancer research in melanoma.

    To further hone her clinical interest in endocrine surgery, she completed a dedicated endocrine surgery fellowship at the Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital. She has expertise in mini-incision thyroid and parathyroidectomy, lymph node dissection for thyroid cancer and melanoma, and laparoscopic adrenalectomy.

    Dr. Lin is the author of multiple peer-reviewed publications related to endocrine disease and melanoma. Her ongoing clinical and research interests include the multidisciplinary treatment and outcomes of patients with benign and malignant tumors of the thyroid and parathyroid glands.

    Dr. Lin is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is an active associate member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American Association of Endocrine Surgeons.

  • Charles Liu

    Charles Liu

    Resident Physician (General Surgery), School of Medicine - Dean's Office

    Bio I am a general surgery resident at Stanford Hospital. I am interested in surgical health services research and access to and outcomes of surgical care in underserved populations, both in the US and abroad.

  • Paul Maggio, MD

    Paul Maggio, MD

    Associate Professor of Surgery (General Surgery) at the Stanford University Medical Center

    Bio Dr. Paul Maggio is Associate Chief Medical Officer of Operational Effectiveness, Associate Director of the Adult Intensive Care Unit, and Associate Trauma Medical Director at Stanford. He trained in General Surgery at Brown University and obtained advanced training in Adult Surgical Critical Care and Trauma at the University of Michigan. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Michigan and is triple board certified in General Surgery, Critical Care, and Medical Informatics. In addition to being a clinician and surgeon, Dr. Maggio participates in the National Committee on Healthcare Engineering for the American College of Surgeons, and his research interests are focused on the delivery of high-value care.

    Dr. Maggio received the SHC Board of Hospital Director’s Denise O’Leary Award for Clinical Excellence in 2013