Departments, Centers, and Institutes

The Stanford School of Medicine is home to almost 100 academic departments, centers, and institutes that foster a culture of collaboration and innovation in both basic science and clinical research and education. Departments serve as the primary governance units at the university, tasked with managing faculty, staff, financial and institutional-policy matters. Centers and Institutes are organizational structures created to facilitate interdisciplinary, cross-departmental, and inter-institutional collaboration in research and education.

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