Nov
22
Mon
2021
Canceled | Weekly Work In Progress
Nov 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, this session has been canceled.

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.

Anyone can attend and happy hour conditions apply here. Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

 

Nov
23
Tue
2021
General Surgery Alumni Lecture: Dr. George Yang
Nov 23 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Nov
29
Mon
2021
Weekly Work In Progress
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Liam Rose is a health economist and investigator with the Health Economics Resource Center at VA Palo Alto. His 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.

Talk Title: “An Introduction to Casual Inference with Observational Data.”

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.

Anyone can attend and happy hour conditions apply here. Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

 

Nov
30
Tue
2021
Salvatierra Lecture
Nov 30 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Dec
6
Mon
2021
ZOOM | Monthly Work-In-Progress Session
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

 

Presented by:
Kristen Davis, MPH, Lead Social Science Researcher
S-SPIRE Center, Dept. of Surgery

Title: “What Surgeon-Scientists Need to Know About New NIH Requirements”

Bio: Kristen Davis, MPH is the Lead Social Science Research Professional and has been working at Stanford since 2013, she joined S-SPIRE in March of 2018. She has a background in biology as well as public health. She supports multiple Principal Investigators with their current funded projects as Project Manager, she also is the Supervisor to the Social Science Research Professionals within S-SPIRE. Kristen also assists with the grant submission process within the Department of Surgery acting as a liaison with the Research Management Group. She is passionate about her work and works hard to help make sure Stanford remains a competitive research institution.

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

Dec
7
Tue
2021
Grand Rounds: Dr. Ali AbuRahma
Dec 7 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Dec
13
Mon
2021
Weekly Work In Progress
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Todd Wagner is a Professor in the Department of Surgery at Stanford University. He studies health information, efficiency and value, and health care access. He is particularly interested in developing learning health care systems that provide high-value care. In addition to his role at Stanford, he Directs the Health Economics Resource Center at the Palo Alto VA, where he is a VA Research Career Scientist and he co-directs the VA/NCI Big Data Fellowship.

Funding Title: “Examining whether a novel closed-loop, high-performing, coordinated network of social services can improve health and wellness equity and outcomes”

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.

Anyone can attend and happy hour conditions apply here. Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

 

Jan
3
Mon
2022
ZOOM | Monthly Work-In-Progress Session
Jan 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Dr. Krams, Senior Associate Dean, Graduate Education And Postdoctoral Affairs And Professor Of Surgery (Abdominal Transplantation)

AND

by: Dr. Olivia Martinez, Professor of Surgery, Abdominal Transplantation.

Talk Title: “Biomarkers for Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders in Children.”

Each first Monday of every month, S-SPIRE hosts a Zoom 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 contact Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu for Zoom dial-in instructions.

Jan
10
Mon
2022
Virtual Weekly Work In Progress
Jan 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Laura Graham, PhD
Title: TBD

Bio:
Laura is a health services researcher with a wide variety of experience in data management and analysis, including large multi-center health services and outcomes research studies, provider survey studies, and laboratory-oriented research. Her research interest include surgical outcomes research, informatics, and implementation science to translate evidence into practice. The bulk of her research experience is centered around the use and analysis of large administrative datasets collected by the Veterans Health Administration. She has been involved in a multitude of Health Services Research & Development funded and unfunded studies using these administrative data to assess surgical outcomes.

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.

Anyone can attend and happy hour conditions apply here. Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu

 

Jan
17
Mon
2022
Canceled due to Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday | Weekly Work In Progress
Jan 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The weekly WIP session has been canceled due to MLK Holiday. We will resume on January 24, 2022.

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.

Anyone can attend and happy hour conditions apply here. Please refer inquiries to Ana Mezynski at mezynski@stanford.edu