Faculty Flash Talks
Some of Stanford's brightest scientific minds offer brief, inspiring glimpses of how – thanks to the generosity of our philanthropic partners – the future of biomedicine looks bright.
Euan Ashley, MRCP, DPhil
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular), Genetics, and Biomedical Data Science
"We'll corral the power of big data to predict the diseases you are at risk for, and precisely treat the ones that do befall you."
Mark Cullen, MD
Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine), of Biomedical Data Science, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)
"We'll make whole swaths of society healthier by leveraging medical, biological, social, and environmental sciences."
Amit Etkin, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
"We’ll master a new level of knowledge about the brain to create individually tailored treatments for depression, anxiety, PTSD, and head trauma."
Sukhmani Padda, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
"We’ll accelerate the rate at which we translate new breakthroughs in cancer knowledge into safer, better, more individualized treatments."
Leanne Williams, PhD
Professor (Research) of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
"We’ll improve the lives of those who suffer from mental health disorders by applying fresh insights about the human brain to real-world clinical care."
Want to Be a Part of the Equation?
Fundraising continues on a number of our initiatives. We invite you to join the community of visionary people who helping Stanford Medicine achieve the tantalizing possibilities before us.
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Biomedical Innovation Building
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