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Hongjie Dai, Julie Parsonnet and Joseph Wu are among the 90 regular members and 10 international members elected this year to the academy, which aims to provide independent, scientifically informed analysis and recommendations on health issues.
A robotic surgical assistant known as ROSA™ recently helped experts at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford prepare for a minimally-invasive surgery to alleviate a little girl's seizures.
A discovery about a neural circuit located deep in the brains of female mice may give scientists a map to learn more about female human brains, according to a new study published in Cell and led by molecular neuroscientist Nirao Shah, MBBS, PhD.
Guillaume Riesen is a fifth-year graduate student in the Neurosciences PhD Program, but his pursuits extend far beyond the lab.
Nov 12 2019 | Stanford News
Two pioneering scientists who transformed the fields of artificial intelligence and gene editing discuss the impacts of their technologies and the ethics of scientific discovery leading up to a public talk later this month.
The path was rarely straight. The steps were neither easy nor obvious.
Nov 11 2019
The Stanford ChEM-H Building and the Stanford Neurosciences Building are opening this month as part of a new research complex dedicated to improving human health.
I imagine few hospital CEOs can say that they have personally experienced their intensive care unit -- as a patient.
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" It's a question I frequently hear from physicians on my clinical rotations.
Five researchers were awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health to study opioid misuse and pain treatment.