Stanford Spectrum News
Welcome to Stanford Spectrum News, a publication of the Spectrum CTSA: Stanford’s Center for Clinical and Translational Research and Education. See below for the most recent articles reflecting the latest Spectrum-related developments.
October 2021 | Issue 2
Stanford Researchers Design Consultation Service Utilizing Aggregate Patient Data
In an article published this month by the New England Journal of Medicine’s Catalyst: Innovations in Care Delivery, Spectrum researchers and data scientists shared the success of their recently developed consultation service for interpreting data from electronic medical record (EMR) systems and examined how clinicians are using that data at the bedside.
Stanford KL2 Mentored Career Development Program Hosts Visiting CTSA Scholars
Stanford Scholars Serve as Visiting Scholars at Harvard, John Hopkins, and University of Michigan
For the second year, Stanford’s KL2 Mentored Career Development Program is participating in the virtual CTSA Visiting Scholars Program.
Spectrum Services Support MDs, Researchers, and Students Across Stanford School of Medicine
Cores and programs provide comprehensive services to support the research enterprise
Spectrum, Stanford’s Center for Clinical and Translational Research and Education, provides researchers, scientists, and doctors from the School of Medicine and across the entire University with services that support, sustain, and enhance their work. Organized into 10 interconnected cores, these services are sponsored by the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS).
Spectrum Leads Clinical Research Unit Initiative
The School of Medicine (SoM) Dean’s office launched the Clinical Research Unit (CRU) initiative in 2019 to enhance review and oversight of clinical research activities. Fifty percent of School of Medicine clinical departments now have at least one CRU, and because of their success, the SoM is moving towards enterprise-wide CRU adoption and implementation.