Improvisational theater is the art of getting onstage in front of a live audience and making up a story, collaboratively. The skills required to accomplish this while on the spot and under pressure are invaluable offstage as well. In this online engagement class, you will learn and practice improvisational skills that can develop resilience, resourcefulness, …

Stanford Medcast is an educational podcast ideal for the clinician on the go. Hot topics in medicine, healthcare and education are discussed with world leading physicians and scientists.  Current Series:  Hot Topics Mini-Series Covid-19 Mini-Series Pediatric Pulse Mini-Series Streaming now on all major podcast platforms.

Depression can feel emotionally, mentally, and physically draining while putting a strain on one’s quality of life. If you‘ve been diagnosed with depression (also known as major depressive disorder), you may qualify to participate in clinical research studies evaluating an investigational oral medication to treat this condition. You may be able to participate in the …

Most of us want to live healthier lives, and information abounds on how to eat healthy, start an exercise program, and get better sleep. And yet despite good intentions, many of us struggle to achieve our health and well-being goals. In this webinar, we will draw upon behavior science research to identify the factors that …

Bay Area Cancer Connections and Stanford Cancer Institute invite the community to learn and chat about science with a researcher. Dr. Roeland Nusse, Ph.D., will explain the basics of immunotherapy and how it works to treat cancer. He will also discuss how research helps with the development of cancer immunotherapy for patients. Stanford Cancer Institute …

  Free and open to the community Measures of lipids in the blood, including cholesterol levels, provide important information about future risk of developing heart disease. Randall Stafford, MD, PhD, will discuss what lipid test results mean and non-drug and drug strategies to improve lipids. Drawing on emerging research, you will gain a better understanding …