This week's grand rounds

May 18 @ 8:00-9:00 am

Getting Guidelines Right – Evidence is Necessary, Not Always Sufficient

Presenters: Neil Stone, MD

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Vinicio de Jesus Perez receives prestigious award from ASCI

Each year for the past several years, the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) has presented about 30 Young Physician-Scientist Awards, which recognize medical professionals.

Please join family, friends, and colleagues on May 22 to remember the life of Holbrook Kohrt

In his too-short life of only 38 years, our colleague Holbrook Kohrt accomplished more than most people can hope for in a normal lifespan.

Nancy Lonhart, ‘heart, soul and engine’ of Stanford Health Policy, wins 2016 Amy J. Blue Award

Lonhart, who provides administrative and financial leadership, guidance and oversight for the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care & Outcomes Research, is one of this year’s Amy J. Blue Award winners.

Increasing efficiency in the ER through teamwork among physicians

Triage nurses typically assign patients to emergency room doctors who are on call or working a shift. But what if the doctors themselves determine whom among them is better suited to take on the next patient?

Conversations in Global Health to feature Nancy Snyderman on May 18

Nancy Snyderman, MD, the former chief medical editor at NBC News, will discuss her career covering global health and medicine.

Students delve into medical interests through research projects

Medical students presented posters of the research they’ve conducted at an annual symposium.

Grant from entrepreneur Sean Parker founds new immunotherapy center

Stanford has joined five other universities and research hubs to form the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, which Silicon Valley entrepreneur and philanthropist Sean Parker established with a $250 million grant in April.

“What a lift to one’s morale”: Stanford physicians take time from busy schedule to discuss art

Late last month, more than 35 School of Medicine faculty engaged in a lively discussion in the Hopper gallery.

New from the Stanford Medicine 25 blog: What’s going on with this rash?

A 46-year-old Vietnamese female with history of Churg-Strauss syndrome was seen for a flare-up and had the above skin changes.

Big Data in Biomedicine Conference set for May 25-26

The two-day event will focus on ways of using big data to advance precision health.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

May 25 @ 8:00-9:00 am

From Personalized to Precision Medicine

June 1 @ 8:00-9:00 am

Preclampsia/Eclampsia: A tale of two task forces – 2016

Department Events

May 17 @ 8:00-9:00 am

Addressing Code Status

Cancer Education Seminar

May 17 @ 4:00-5:00 pm

Zika and the Age of New Pandemics: Medical, Legal, and Ethical

Center for Innovation in Global Health

May 18 @ 1:00-2:30 pm

George Slavich, “An Integrative Multi-Level Approach for Advancing the Science of Health and Stress.”

Faculty Search Candidate Talk

May 18 @ 4:00-5:00 pm

Which Patients Receive Surgery in For-Profit and Non-Profit Hospitals in a Universal Health System?

Research in Progress

May 18 @ 4:30-5:30 pm

With Nancy Snyderman

Conversations in Global Health

May 19 @ 12:00-1:00 pm

Adam Leventhal, “Health Behaviors are Mood Altering Agents: Implications for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention.”

Faculty Search Candidate Talk

May 20 @ 7:00-8:00 am

Lung Transplant Pearls

PCCM Core Lecture

May 20 @ 7:00-8:00 am

Hemochromatosis & Wilson’s Disease; A1AT Deficiency; Hepatitis A and E

Fellows Didactic Lecture

May 22 @ 4:00-6:00 pm

Stanford Memorial for Holbrook Kohrt

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