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.

May
24
Mon
2021
Canceled | Weekly Work-In-Progress Session
May 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Weekly Work In Progress has been canceled due to Memorial Day. We will resume on Monday, May 31, 2021.