Frontiers in Medicine 2023 took place at Stanford University’s Bing Concert Hall to celebrate the gamechangers of medicine—the bold thinkers, dreamers, and doers of today and tomorrow who are catalyzing discovery to forever change the course of human health.

Hear from renowned experts and rising stars from across Stanford, including Lloyd Minor, MD, dean of the Stanford University School of Medicine, and Stanford Health Care President and CEO David Entwistle, and get an inside look into the dramatic breakthroughs taking place in labs and clinics throughout Stanford. The program begins with a special musical performance by a quartet of our talented students, followed by a glimpse into the gamechanging discoveries of tomorrow.


Frontiers in Medicine 2023

Musical Performance

An interdisciplinary quartet of Stanford student musicians perform Alexander Borodin's String Quartet No. 2.

Mesmerizing the Immune System: How Sugars on Cells Help Drive Cancer

Carolyn Bertozzi, PhD
Baker Family Director of Sarafan ChEM-H Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Unraveling the Mysteries of Human Embryonic Stem Cells

Kyle Loh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology
Anthony DiGenova Endowed Faculty Scholar
Member, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Using AI to Revolutionize Cardiovascular Care and Advance Health Equity

Fatima Rodriguez, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine–Cardiovascular Medicine
Section Chief, Preventive Cardiology
Faculty Affiliate, Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

Meet the Gamechangers of the Future

Carolyn Bertozzi, PhD, leads a lively discussion with a panel of medical and doctoral students who represent the next generation of medicine.

previous events

Explore our past Frontiers in Medicine events.