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  • Neda Pakdaman

    Neda Pakdaman

    Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Dr. Pakdaman practices Internal Medicine in Silicon Valley. She received her medical education at Yale University School of Medicine where she earned the Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Award for Women in Medicine. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Hospital and was nominated for the Alwin Rambar-James Mark Award for Excellence in Patient Care.

    Dr. Pakdaman has been involved in developing innovative models for patient centered practice delivery. She has extensive background in Concierge Medicine as well as Executive Medicine. In addition, prior to coming to Stanford, she helped initiate and served as medical director for the Palliative Care inpatient consult service at El Camino Hospital. During that time, she served as chair of the El Camino Hospital Ethics Committee and as an advisory member for the Genomics Medicine Institute at El Camino Hospital. Drawing from her experiences working in both executive health programs and retainer based practices, she joined Stanford in 2012 to help launch Stanford Concierge Medicine. She subsequently served as the Medical Director of Stanford Concierge Medicine and Stanford Executive Health for five years where she helped pilot aspects of Stanford Precision Health platform.

    Dr. Pakdaman's clinical focus is adult primary care with health promotion and disease prevention/management.

    Board Certified Internal Medicine 2003, 2013
    Board Certified Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2008

  • Latha Palaniappan, MD, MS

    Latha Palaniappan, MD, MS

    Professor of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health) and, by courtesy, of Epidemiology and Population Health at the Stanford University Medical Center

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Dr. Palaniappan has published over 200 peer reviewed manuscripts, abstracts, and book chapters over the last 20 years in the areas of chronic disease prevention and treatment in diverse populations. She has expertise in epidemiological research using big data, use of electronic health records for research, and clinical trials.

  • Teja Suhas Patil

    Teja Suhas Patil

    Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliated) [Vapahc], Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Teja Patil completed her MD and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and an MPH at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She has been a hospital medicine attending since 2015 and serves at the Director of Nocturnists and Director of Surgical Comanagement at VA Palo Alto.

    Her professional interests include medical education, night medicine and physician wellness. She coteaches the Resiliency Curriculum Series for the internal medicine residency program.

    Recent Publications:
    Increasing the Frequency of Night Float Teaching with a Daily Management System: Where Medical Education Meets Quality Improvement
    Medical Science Educator
    Patil, T.S., Belitskaya-Levy I., Allaudeen N.
    2020; https://doi.org/10.1007/s40670-020-01106-9

  • Ria Paul

    Ria Paul

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Clinical Focus
    .Internal Medicine
    .Geriatric Medicine
    .Wellness
    .Focus on Health Disparities in Elderly Population

  • Jeffrey Peng, MD

    Jeffrey Peng, MD

    Affiliate, Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Dr. Peng is board certified in family medicine and sports medicine. He treats athletes of all ages and loves to take care of the everyday patient who is looking to create and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

    When not at work, his hobbies include reading, exercising, cooking, spending time with his wife, and creating mischief with his daughter and son.

    He is also fluent in Mandarin.

  • VJ Periyakoil, Geriatrics, Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    VJ Periyakoil, Geriatrics, Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    Associate Professor of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health) and, by courtesy, of Neurology at the Stanford University Medical Center

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests My research focuses on the intersection of biological, psychosocial and cultural aspects of care of persons with chronic and serious illnesses including dementia.

  • Anuradha Phadke

    Anuradha Phadke

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Dr. Phadke is a general internist at the Hoover Pavillion specializing in the management of chronic medical conditions in adult patients and preventive health. She also precepts within the Stanford Internal Medicine East resident primary care clinic and teaches students during the internal medicine ambulatory clerkship.

    Her administrative and scholarly focus include ambulatory care delivery system redesign and quality improvement to achieve improvement in population health and promote the quadruple aim. She serves as Medical Direction for Population Health in Primary Care, Director of Quality for the Division of Primary Care and Population Health, and co-director for the Primary Care Performance Enhancement Program, a platform for mentoring primary care teams to improve clinical care using structured problem solving.

  • Allison Phillips

    Allison Phillips

    Executive Director, Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health, Primary Care and Population Health

    Bio Allison is passionate about multi-disciplinary approaches to improving the lives of women and children worldwide. Prior to joining the Center for Innovation in Global Health in 2019, Allison was Deputy Director of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Malaria Elimination Initiative where she joined during the start-up phase and co-led strategic planning, grant management, donor and partner relations, and operations for a team that grew to 60 with an annual budget of $12million.

    Prior to UCSF, Allison lived in Tanzania where she worked with a large NGO to lead malaria and HIV prevention education programs in rural communities. With over 15 years of global public health experience, Allison also worked with McKinsey and Company to recommend investment opportunities in the private health sector across Africa, worked on HIV prevention in Thailand, and researched the relationship between modern and traditional medicine in India. Allison graduated from Lewis and Clark College with a degree in Medical Anthropology, and now lives in Menlo Park with her husband and two young daughters.

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