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  • RobertW. Carlson

    RobertW. Carlson

    Professor of Medicine (Oncology and General Internal Medicine/Medical Informatics) at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Clinical investigations in breast cancer include institutional and NSABP studies of chemoprevention, adjuvant therapy, psychosocial interventions, treatment of metastatic disease, methods of decreasing anthracycline cardiotoxicity, and modulation of multidrug resistance. Research in meta-analysis includes the performance of meta-analysis in a wide variety of settings in cancer treatment by the international Meta-Analysis Group in Cancer.

  • Chris Cartwright, MD

    Chris Cartwright, MD

    Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Molecular mechanisms of intestinal cell growth control; function and regulation of the Src family of tyrosine kinases in normal cells, and their deregulation in cancer cells.

  • Yashaar Chaichian, MD

    Yashaar Chaichian, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Immunology & Rheumatology

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Systemic lupus erythematosus
    CTD-associated interstitial lung disease

  • David Chan

    David Chan

    Assistant Professor of Medicine (PCOR)

    Bio David Chan, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Stanford School of Medicine, an investigator at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Chan?s research focuses on explaining productivity variation within US health care. He is particularly interested in studying what drives physician behavior, including organizational features of workplace design, financial and social incentives, and the use of information. He is also interested in designing interventions to improve productivity in health care firms and to understand behavioral pathways through which this may take place. He is the recipient of the 2014 NIH Director?s High-Risk, High-Reward Early Independence Award to study the optimal balance of information in health information technology for patient care.

    Dr. Chan received master?s degrees in policy and economics from the London School of Economics and Oxford University, where he studied as a Marshall scholar. He holds a medical degree from UCLA and a PhD in economics from MIT. He trained in internal medicine at Brigham and Women?s Hospital and was an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, prior to coming to Palo Alto, where he currently is a hospitalist at the Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto.

  • Garrett Chan, PhD, RN

    Garrett Chan, PhD, RN

    Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine - General Medical Disciplines

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests My research interests focus on palliative care in emergency settings as well as the role development of advanced practice nurses (i.e., nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, certified nurse midwives, and certified registered nurse anesthetists) in the United States and internationally.

  • Andrew Chang

    Andrew Chang

    Clinical Instructor, Medicine - General Medical Disciplines

    Bio Chief Resident / Clinical Instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine. Graduate of Stanford Internal Medicine / Global Health program.

    Professional interests include epidemiology, qualitative research, and health economics. Long-term interests include developing and researching appropriate technologies and innovations for use in low-resource settings, with an emphasis on design thinking and social justice. Areas of application include non-communicable diseases and cardiovascular conditions. Other formal training includes bench and translational research background in immunology, cancer biology, and neuroscience.

  • Matthew Chang, MD

    Matthew Chang, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Gastroenterology & Hepatology

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests I am interested in health services research and quality improvement. I have worked with large national and administrative databases, such as Optum and NAMCS/NHAMCS, and have experience with decision analysis and meta analysis. I have studied a variety of topics including peripartum hepatitis B care, celiac disease, acute pancreatitis, and readmissions for GI and liver conditions.

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