On April 8, 2015, the Partners in Medicine reception will be held for donors to Stanford Medicine and its annual funds—Hospital Partners, Med Fund, and Cancer Discovery Fund—at Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club in Menlo Park. The focus of the evening is to thank our generous Partners in Medicine donors and to celebrate and explore how their support helps us lead the biomedical revolution.

    6:30 p.m. | Reception
    7:15 p.m. | Program

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    Under One Umbrella is an annual luncheon event benefiting the Stanford Women's Cancer Center. Read about the latest research advances made possible through the support of the Under One Umbrella community.

    For information on next year's event, please contact Jayne Mordell at 650.224.1698 or email mordell@stanford.edu

    You can make a gift online to the Stanford Women's Cancer Center that supports research and treatment programs in your name or in honor of a loved one.

    Be a part of our online community! For women's health, cancer prevention and treatment news throughout the year, and information on programs available through Stanford Health Care, join Under One Umbrella, Friends of the Stanford Women's Cancer Center on Facebook.



    You are living at the center of a biomedical revolution and Stanford is leading the way.

    Join us for an evening with three of our most dynamic, award-winning scientists to learn how they are blazing new trails and expanding frontiers in medicine.

    Carlos Bustamante, PhD
    2010 MacArthur Fellow and Winner of the MacArthur Foundation's "Genius Grant"
    "Harnessing the world's data to improve human health"

    Lucy Shapiro, PhD
    2011 National Medal of Science Winner, National Science Foundation
    "Saving the next generation of outstanding American science"

    Adam de la Zerda, PhD
    Named to Forbes' 2014 List of "30 Under 30" in Science and Healthcare
    "Lighting up tumors to save lives"

    6:00 p.m. Reception
    6:30 p.m. Program
    7:30 p.m. Dinner

    $45 per person
    By invitation only

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  • Future of Hearing

    Exploring the Challenges and Possiblities

    The Stanford Initiative to Cure Hearing Loss (SICHL) hosted an evening featuring honored guest Vint Cerf, PhD. The panel included SICHL leadership Robert Jackler, MD, and Stefan Heller, PhD, and supporters Tom Evslin and Suzanne Colodny leading a discussion on

    The Future of Hearing:
    Exploring the Challenges and Possibilities

    To learn more, visit hearinglosscure.stanford.edu.
    Follow SICHL on Facebook or on Twitter @hearinglosscure.

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  • Health Matters

    Health Matters is a free community event focused on the latest advancements, technology, and innovations around your and your family’s health.  This year's event included speaker sessions about how to sleep better, exercise smarter, and manage the health of your family, from the youngest to the oldest.

    Programming topics included:

    • Sports-related concussions
    • Brain Health
    • Big Data
    • Sleep
    • Mental Health
    • Nutrition

    The program featured keynote speaker Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, PhD, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer.

    This family-friendly event also included an interactive health pavilion featuring health screenings, demonstrations, nutritional information, and much more. High school students participated in Med School Morning, a unique opportunity to experience a day in the life of a real medical student.

    For more information about Health Matters, please visit the event website: healthmatters.stanford.edu.