The Stanford Medicine sleep researcher is honored for discovering the role of orexins in narcolepsy and paving the way to new sleep disorder therapies. Read more.
The School of Medicine is delighted to announce this year’s recipients of the Anne G. Crowe Spirit Award and the inaugural Marcia J. Cohen Inspiring Change Leadership Award. Read the full nominations for this year's recipients on StanfordMed TODAY.
When Kelly Mahaney, MD, began training to be a neurosurgeon, she was the only woman in her department. She also remembers that, as a medical student, she met a neurosurgeon who told her, “We need more women in neurosurgery.” Read more.
Sept. 15 - Hispanic Heritage Month 2022
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. At Stanford Health Care, we recognize Hispanic American health care colleagues who make a difference every day! Learn more about this years events.
Register now for "Remembering the Past, Imagining the Future," the 9th annual symposium of the Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute, taking place on Oct. 13, 2022. This year’s event features an international line-up of distinguished speakers who will share the latest research on the neuroscience of memory, and a fireside chat discussing hope for a new era of therapies to enhance brain function and resilience into old age. Learn more.
July 12 - Elevating Our Stanford Medicine Brand
On July 26, we introduced the updated Stanford Medicine branding to the public. Internally, each organization within Stanford Medicine began elevating the Stanford Medicine brand on July 12, visually aligning their individual brands and sharing a consistent language to tell our collective brand story. Stanford Medicine comprises the School of Medicine and the pediatric and adult health care delivery systems. We encourage you to update your email signature and use the branded letterhead and PowerPoint templates located in the brand portal. Learn more.
At Stanford Medicine, we share a commitment to improving people’s health – in our community and far beyond. In this spirit, we want to acknowledge those who have reached out about the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the country’s rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation. Please refer to this list if you are seeking ways to support Ukraine, created by our colleagues at the Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health.
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The Stanford professor, internationally known for his research on addiction treatment and contributions to public policy, also received an award from the Veterans Administration.
About 80% of children with autism have trouble sleeping, but whether better sleep could lessen other autism symptoms is unknown. A new grant will help Stanford Medicine scientists find out.
Stanford Medicine scientists’ findings could explain why obese people have a higher risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection and are more likely to progress to severe disease and die of infection.
The Stanford Medicine sleep researcher is honored for discovering the role of orexins in narcolepsy and paving the way to new sleep disorder therapies.
Al’ai Alvarez, MD, receives the inaugural John Levin Excellence in Leadership Award; two others are honored by Stanford Health Care Board of Directors for their roles advancing research and care.
Nearly half of parents with a child who received an implantable device to correct abnormal heart rhythms met criteria for post-traumatic stress disorder, a Stanford-led study found.
In what authors believe to be the largest study of its kind, Stanford Medicine researchers found that imposter syndrome is more prevalent in physicians than in other U.S. workers.