This week's grand rounds

June 22 @ 8:00-9:00 am

Medicine is a Performance Art: Reframing the Medical Encounter through the Lens of Magic and Performance Studies

Presenter: Ricardo Rosenkranz, MD

Our Latest News

Kelley Skeff delivers commencement address at Georgetown University School of Medicine

On May 22, Kelley Skeff delivered the commencement address for Georgetown University's School of Medicine.

5 Questions: Douglas Owens on guidelines for colorectal cancer screening

The health policy expert answered questions about the guidelines he co-authored that strongly recommend adults ages 50 to 75 be screened for colon cancer.

Awards honor outstanding teaching, patient care

Stanford Medicine faculty, staff, residents and a student were honored at the medical school’s 2016 commencement.

Lisa Freeman to serve as senior adviser for clinical affairs

Former director/CEO of VA Palo Alto Health Care System to be senior advisor for clinical affairs at the School of Medicine.

Stanford Medicine’s commencement, in pictures

There was a lot of excitement and celebration here on campus last Saturday during the medical school’s diploma ceremony. Here now are a few more photos from the afternoon. Enjoy!

Tracking resistance mutations in lung cancer patients

I’ve written here before about advances made by Stanford researchers in detecting and sequencing tumor DNA circulating in the blood of cancer patients.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

June 29 @ 8:00-9:00 am

Competing in the New HealthCare Marketplace

Department Events

June 21 @ 8:00-9:00 am

New Treatment Approaches in AML

Cancer Education Seminar

June 22 @ 1:00-2:00 pm

Interventional Pulmonary and CF/ILD Cases

PCCM Clinical Conference

June 23 @ 12:00-1:00 pm

DLBCL Revisited: Impact of Biologic Heterogeneity on Therapy and Prognosis

Oncology Seminar

June 23 @ 12:00-1:00 pm

Finding Meaning, Balance and Personal Satisfaction in the Practice of Medicine

Stanford Center for Wellness and Professional Fulfillment

June 23 @ 4:00-5:15 pm

Critical Care Endotypes: Collecting Large Datasets to Optimize Diagnosis in the ICU

BMIR Special Research Colloquium

June 24 @ 7:00-8:00 am

Liver Transplant

Fellows Didactic Lecture

June 24 @ 7:00-8:00 am

Aspergillus Related Pulmonary Diseases

PCCM Core Lecture

Funding and Fellowship Opportunities
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In the News

“Antibiotics give to babies change their gut microbes for years” - David Relman comments on a new study.


“The Tuskegee experiment kept killing black people decades after it ended” - Study co-author Marcella Alsan is quoted.

New York Magazine

Additional Coverage

The Atlantic: A generation of bad blood

“Lab mice are poor models of the human immune system” - Purvesh Khatri comments on a recent study.

Scientific American

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