Apr
12
Mon
2021
ZOOM | Weekly Work-In-Progress Session
Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Kristen Davis, MPH
Social Science Research Professional, S-SPIRE Center
Stanford University

 

 

 

 

 

Marzena Sasnal, PhD
Social Science Research Professional, S-SPIRE Center
Stanford University

 

 

TITLE: “NIH Grant Updates, Data Sharing Plan & Working Session: Updating Your Biosketch to the New NIH Format”

ZOOM DIAL IN:

For dial-in instructions, please contact Ana Mezynski at mezynki@stanford.edu.

Apr
13
Tue
2021
Department M&M
Apr 13 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Apr
19
Mon
2021
Weekly Work-In-Progress Session
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by:
Talha Rafeeqi, MBBS
General Surgery Resident
Valley Health System, Las Vegas, NV

Under the mentorship of Dr. Bruzoni
Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery)
Stanford University Medical Center

Title: “The Effect of Metabolic Surgery on Diabetes Remission in the Underserved Hispanic
Pediatric Population”

Bio:
Dr. Rafeeqi was born and raised in the Bay Area and graduated from Palo Alto Senior High School.  He elected to study medicine in the country of his heritage, Pakistan, where he attained his medical degree from Dow University of Health Sciences.  Since then, he has journeyed from working with Dr. Brendan Visser in the HPB Surgery department, to New Jersey where he completed his intern year, and now Las Vegas where he is completing third year of his general surgery residency.  He will be starting this July as the Pediatric Surgery department’s Innovations in Pediatric Surgery research fellow, where he will work to organize and carry out research to further the management of pediatric surgical disease.

For Zoom dial-in instructions, please contact Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu.

Apr
26
Mon
2021
Weekly Work In Progress Session
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by:
Francesca Rinaldo, MD, PhD

Title: TBD

Bio:

Francesca Rinaldo, MD, PhD is a physician- scientist with a background in basic/translational research, clinical research and healthcare delivery innovation. She is an affiliated scholar at the Stanford Clinical Excellence Research Center (CERC), a Design, Innovation and Clinical Entrepreneurship (DICE) Fellow, and Director of Clinical Success at doc.ai, where she works with multidisciplinary teams to design and execute digital clinical studies and build novel and clinically relevant machine learning models.  From 2015-2020 she was a resident in General Surgery at Stanford, and completed the CERC Healthcare Design Fellowship in 2017-2018.  As a CERC fellow, Francesca was a Clinical Lead for the Stanford CERC Partnership for AI-assisted Care (PAC) and received seed funding from the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence. She is a content matter expert in Aging and Late Life, and her clinical interests are strongly rooted in health services and technology aimed at improving the health of the rapidly aging global population. She is passionate about exploring novel applications of digital health technology for improving the quality, cost and accessibility of healthcare for all individuals.

 

For dial-in instructions, please contact Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu.

Apr
27
Tue
2021
Innovation Seed Grant Updates
Apr 27 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Drs. Marc Melcher and Tom Weiser deliver updates on their innovative projects that were supported by department seed grants.

May
4
Tue
2021
Grand Rounds: Clifford Ko, MD
May 4 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Dr. Clifford Ko is a colorectal surgeon and Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at UCLA.

May
7
Fri
2021
Holman Day
May 7 all-day

Join us for our annual Holman Day celebration featuring guest lecturer Dr. John Alverdy.

May
11
Tue
2021
Department M&M
May 11 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
May
18
Tue
2021
Research Seed Grant Updates
May 18 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Drs. Stephanie Chao, Lisa Knowlton, and George Poultsides present updates on their research projects that were supported by department seed grants.

May
21
Fri
2021
Statistical Seminar: Meta-analysis
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Presented by:
Chuck Huber, PhD
Director of Statistical Outreach, StataCorp
Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Texas A&M School of Public Health

 

This curriculum is designed to support beginner, intermediate, and advanced “Stata” users. The courses do not require registration and can accommodate up to 300 participants. The most recent and advanced version, Stata-16, integrates Python with Stata.

We strongly encourage you to participate!

Bio: Chuck Huber is Director of Statistical Outreach at StataCorp and Adjunct Associate Professor of Biostatistics at the Texas A&M School of Public Health.  Most of his current work is focused on statistical methods used by behavioral and health scientists. He has published in the areas of neurology, human and animal genetics, alcohol and drug abuse prevention, nutrition, and birth defects. Dr. Huber currently teaches introductory biostatistics at Texas A&M where he previously taught categorical data analysis, survey data analysis, and statistical genetics.

Please direct questions to Lakshika Tennakoon, Data Scientist, Division of Trauma and Acute Care, Department of Surgery at lakshika@stanford.edu