Stanford School of Medicine plans to expand healthcare access for underserved populations

Jennifer E. Engen

The Stanford School of Medicine plans to expand clinical research and healthcare access for historically marginalized and underserved populations, said faculty leaders during Thursday’s Faculty Senate meeting.  While racial minorities represent 40% of the world’s population, 75% of participants in FDA approved clinical trials identified as white in 2020, according […]

Stanford Health Care appoints inaugural chief data scientist | News Center

Jennifer E. Engen

For instance, researchers at Stanford Medicine already are demonstrating how algorithms could help doctors differentiate new subtypes of disease, allowing them to precisely treat individual patients. AI could help health care teams provide better end-of-life counseling or help smooth out wrinkles in scheduling, anticipating who might miss an appointment and sending additional reminders. […]