Feb
6
Mon
2023
Monthly Work-In-Progress Session
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Work In Progress Session

Title: “Internal S-SPIRE Center Round Table Check-In”

Each week, S-SPIRE hosts an in-person Work-In-Progress session (WIP) for faculty members and trainees to present their research and receive feedback on projects in every phase of development—from drafting specific aims pages, to parsing grant review committee comments, to abstracts/papers/methods in preparation.

Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

Feb
7
Tue
2023
Grand Rounds: James Korndorffer
Feb 7 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Feb
13
Mon
2023
Weekly Work In Progress Session
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Manali Patel, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Oncology, Stanford Health Care.
Talk Title: “Barriers and Facilitators in the Conduct of Multilevel Community-Based Cancer Research.”

Bio: Dr. Manali Patel is an Assistant Professor at Stanford in the Division of Oncology and a Staff Thoracic Oncologist at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. She is a health services researcher and directs a research program that focuses on improving equitable delivery of value-based cancer care. She uses principles of community-based participatory research in her work and is the principal investigator of multiple externally funded awards such as the California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine, the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Patel serves on several national committees focused on improving cancer care delivery and value-based care. She earned her MD and Masters in Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, followed by Internal Medicine Residency, Hematology and Oncology Fellowship and several research fellowships in addition to obtaining a Masters in Health Services Research at Stanford

 

Feb
27
Mon
2023
Weekly Work In Progress Session
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Speaker: Liam Rose, PhD, Health Economist and Investigator with the Health Economics Resource Center at VA Palo Alto.
Talk Title: “An Introduction to Causal Inference with Observational Data.”

Bio: Dr. Rose’s research focuses on applied microeconomics with an emphasis on econometric techniques that can provide causal inference. His work focuses on access to care, utilization, and changes in health in the transitions to Medicare and retirement. Liam has a PhD in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Each week, S-SPIRE hosts a Work-In-Progress session (WIP) for faculty members and trainees to present their research and receive feedback on projects in every phase of development—from drafting specific aims pages, to parsing grant review committee comments, to abstracts/papers/methods in preparation.

Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

Feb
28
Tue
2023
Stanford Transplantation Surgical Fellowship Application Deadline
Feb 28 all-day
Grand Rounds: Trauma Speaker TBD
Feb 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Mar
6
Mon
2023
Monthly Work-In-Progress Session
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Work In Progress Session

Each week, S-SPIRE hosts an in-person Work-In-Progress session (WIP) for faculty members and trainees to present their research and receive feedback on projects in every phase of development—from drafting specific aims pages, to parsing grant review committee comments, to abstracts/papers/methods in preparation.

Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

Mar
7
Tue
2023
Grand Rounds: Peter Bendix
Mar 7 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Mar
13
Mon
2023
Weekly Work In Progress Session
Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Isabella Chu, MPH, Associate Director, Data Core, Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences, Stanford School of Medicine
Talk Title: TBD

Bio: Isabella Chu is the Associate Director of the Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences Data Core. Her research interests focus on the impact of housing and transportation policy on health and equity.
Her role at PHS is the acquisition of high value health datasets for research. The PHS Data Core specializes in hosting high-risk data which are used by hundreds of researchers to answer questions in precision and population health. PHS scope includes governance, regulatory compliance, data security, privacy, ethics and data management. The computational platform developed at PHS has been used by several universities throughout the United States.

Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

Mar
20
Mon
2023
Weekly Work In Progress Session
Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Julie Tsu-Yu Wu, MD, PhD, Medical oncologist, VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
Talk Title: “Implementing Precision Oncology for Lung Cancer Survivors”

Bio: Julie Wu is a staff medical oncologist at the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System and with the VA National Oncology Program. With primary mentor Shipra Arya and co-mentors Leah Backhus and Summer Han, she works on improving lung cancer outcomes through the rapidly growing fields of implementation science and data science. Specific projects include targeting high risk Veterans for lung cancer screening, guiding lung cancer treatment by leveraging nation-wide clinical tumor sequencing, and informing clinical trial policy. Her work with Shipra Arya is funded through a Merit Supplement to the PAUSE trial, a multi-center clinical trial to improve outcomes in surgery patients through multidisciplinary intervention.

Each week, S-SPIRE hosts a Work-In-Progress session (WIP) for faculty members and trainees to present their research and receive feedback on projects in every phase of development—from drafting specific aims pages, to parsing grant review committee comments, to abstracts/papers/methods in preparation.

Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu