Bio

Clinical Focus


  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Point-of-Care Systems
  • Medical Education
  • International Medical Services

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Hospitalist, Department of Medicine (2012 - Present)
  • Educators-4-Care Associate, Stanford University School of Medicine (2012 - Present)
  • Associate Medical Director, Stanford International Medical Services (2014 - Present)
  • Interim Educators-4-Care (E4C) Faculty, Stanford University School of Medicine (2015 - Present)

Honors & Awards


  • I.L. Chaikoff Memorial Award, UC Berkeley (2004)
  • UCSF Summer Research Grant, UCSF (2006)
  • AMSA Medical Education Excellence Award, AMSA (2006)
  • Dr. Lester Chen Memorial Scholarship, Chinese American Physician Society (2008)
  • Chinese American Medical Society Summer Research Scholar, Chinese American Medical Society (2008)
  • StartXMed Innovation Challenge Finalist, StartXMed (2013)
  • David W. Rytand Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford University Department of Medicine (2013)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Member, Society of Hospital Medicine (2012 - Present)
  • Fellow https://www.doximity.com/pub/charles-liao-md/1, Doximity (2013 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2012)
  • Medical Education:Univ of California San Francisco (2009) CA
  • IM Board Certified, ABIM, expiration 12/31/22 (2012)
  • Residency:Stanford University (2012) CA
  • BA summa cum laude with thesis, University of California, Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology (2004)

Community and International Work


  • Rathmann Family Foundation Medical Education Faculty Fellowship

    Topic

    Limited English proficiency patient-centered care

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Physician Advisor, Clincial High Risk Case Management Rounds

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Associate, Educators for Care (E4C)

    Topic

    Educators for Care (E4C)

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Faculty preceptor, Practice of Medicine

    Topic

    Practice of Medicine

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests


Educational Curriculum: Working with Professional Interpreters

Projects


  • Mobile Application. www.getrockfish.com. Helping patients find the best nursing facility, Stanford University Medical Center (February 1, 2013 - Present)

    StartX Med project focused on patient centered care.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Video: Working with Professional Interpreters, Stanford University Medical Center (June 1, 2013)

    Medical education project to help trainees at all levels work more effectively with professional medical interpreters.

    Location

    Stanford, CA

Publications

All Publications


  • Radiation exposure to patients during ERCP is significantly higher with low-volume endoscopists GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY Liao, C., Thosani, N., Kothari, S., Friedland, S., Chen, A., Banerjee, S. 2015; 81 (2): 391-U453
  • Delivery of Monthly Patient Radiation Exposure Report Cards to Endoscopists Significantly Reduces Patient Radiation Exposure During ERCP: a Prospective Quality Improvement Study Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Thosani, N. C., Friedland, S., Chen, A. M., Kothari, S., Kochar, R., Liao, C. 2014; 79 (5)
  • Prospective Evaluation of Predictors of Increased Patient Radiation During ERCP: the Stanford ERCP Radiation Safety (Sers) Study Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Thosani, N. C., Chen, A. M., Friedland, S., Kothari, S., Kochar, R., Liao, C., Banerjee, S., et al 2014; 79 (5)
  • Goff Trans-panreatic Septotomy is an Effective and Safe Biliary cannulation Technique American College of Gastroenterology 2011 Conference abstract/poster Charles Liao, Subhas Banerjee
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma Screening Practices in Hepatitis B-Infected Asian Americans. AANCART May 2008 abstract/poster Mandana Khalili, Albert Yu, Charles Liao
  • In Hot Water: Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome. Society of General Internal Medicine 2010 abstract/poster Charles Liao, Megan Ramsey, Preetha Basaviah
  • Chapter: Liver Disease Lange: Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine. 2009 Ed. Mandana Khalili, Charles Liao
  • Addressing Chronic Hepatitis B in the Asian Pacific Islander Community: A student-designed, community-based, multi-disciplinary curriculum. American Medical Student Association 2006 abstract/poster Susie Ng, Yile Ding, Jason Hom, Charles Liao
  • Radiation Exposure to patients during ERCP is significantly higher with Low Volume Endoscopists Digestive Disease Week 2012 oral presentation Charles Liao, Shivangi Kothari, Subhas Banerjee
  • Patient Radiation Exposure During ERCP Can Be Successfully Reduced by Education of Endoscopists: Prospective Evaluation of the Impact of an Educational Program Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Kochar, R., Kothari, S., Friedland, S., Chen, A. M., Liao, C., Banerjee, S. 2013; 77 (5)
  • Iron Accumulation During Cellular Senescence in Human Fibroblasts in vitro Antioxidants & Redox Signaling David Killilea, Hani Atamna, Charles Liao, Bruce Ames 2003; 5 (5)

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