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Legal Look at Proof of Vaccination & Ongoing Fight Against COVID-19

July 2021

Stanford health law experts Michelle Mello and David Studdert discuss the ongoing pandemic, proof of vaccination “passports” at the state and federal levels, and a July 19 ruling that Indiana...

My Husband Had a Stroke After His COVID Vaccine. We Gave Our Kid His Shot Anyway

July 2021

Michelle Mello writes in this San Francisco Chronicle commentary that her husband had a stroke a few days after getting his COVID vaccine. On the same day he checked into a hospital, their son was...

Sherri Rose Wins Prestigious Spiegelman Award for Contributions to Public Health Statistics

June 2021

It's the second recognition this year for Sherri Rose, whose work is making significant contributions to health statistics.

Stanford Researchers Champion Open and Reproducible Science

June 2021

Stanford’s Center for Open and Reproducible Science aims to make science – and research in general – more effective and accessible. “Stanford is absolutely the right place to have a center like CORES...

Stanford’s Michelle Mello and David Studdert on SCOTUS ACA Decision

June 2021

In its third major decision about the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. Supreme Court rejects efforts to undo the popular health care law.

SHP-Kaiser Collaboration on Estimates and Projections of Racial/Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage

June 2021

Stanford Health Policy and the Kaiser Family Foundation are collaborating to examine the disparities in meeting vaccination benchmarks by using state-reported vaccination data by race/ethnicity and...

Rosenkranz Prize Winners Focus on Child and Maternal Health

June 2021

This year’s Rosenkranz Prize winners are both working to better understand preeclampsia in pregnancies and a form of childhood malnutrition in lower-resourced countries in an effort to find medical...

Incorporating Health Equity Into COVID-19 Reopening Plans: Policy Experimentation in California

June 2021

Michelle Mello evaluates the benefits and challenges of California's novel health equity focus in its reopening efforts and outlines recommendations for other U.S. states to address disparities...

Passing the Test: A Model-Based Analysis of Safe School-Reopening Strategies

June 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has provoked historic educational disruptions. In an effort to inform public policy on the school re-opening debate, a team of researchers developed a model to simulate...

Maya Rossin-Slater Wins Faculty Women’s Forum Award

June 2021

The awards honor individuals for their outstanding work supporting women at Stanford through role modeling, allyship, leadership and sponsorship.

Even Short-Term Treatment of Vets With Opioid Use Disorder Is Effective

June 2021

The Veterans Administration is the largest provider of opioid use disorder treatment in the United States. In new Stanford Health Policy research, PhD student Jack Ching and faculty find short-term...

5 Questions: David Relman on Investigating Origin of Coronavirus

June 2021

Microbiologist David Relman discusses the importance of understanding how the coronavirus emerged.

Contact-tracing App Curbed Spread of COVID in England and Wales

May 2021

SHP's Jason Wang writes in this Nature article that digital contact tracing has the potential to limit the spread of COVID-19.

Meeting the Moment: Department of Medicine 2021 Annual Report

May 2021

Two projects launched at Stanford Health Policy are featured in the Stanford Department of Medicine 2021 Annual Report: the COVID Modeling Project and Maya Rossin-Slater's work to mentor women...

When Screening for Colon Cancer To Save Lives: 45 Is the New 50

May 2021

A national body of evidence-based health experts — including SHP Director Douglas K. Owens — recommends screening for colon cancer in adults 45 to 75 in an effort to protect Americans from the third...

California's Latinos Hit Hard At All Levels by Pandemic

May 2021

Latinos, the state’s largest ethnic group, have faced greater exposure to COVID-19 and has contracted and died from the coronavirus at higher rates than non-Hispanic whites, according to a study led...

Encouraging Sign: Many California Prisoners Willing To Be Vaccinated

May 2021

Two-thirds of the nearly 100,000 incarcerated residents in California's 35 prisons were offered COVID-19 vaccines and 66.5% of those accepted at least one dose, according to a new Stanford study...

The Importance of Risk Perceptions During Pandemic Shutdowns

May 2021

A new Stanford study suggests that people’s perceptions of their own risks play an important role in their actions — and that shelter-in-place policies influence what they do, but not to the extent...

Study Finds That Paid Family Leave Does Not Hurt Employers

April 2021

President Joe Biden is expected to propose paid family leave as part of a revamp of what advocates call the nation’s “care infrastructure.” Stanford Health Policy's Maya Rossin-Slater looks at a...

Sherri Rose Wins Prestigious Gertrude M. Cox Award

April 2021

The award recognizes a statistician in early to mid-career who has made significant contributions to one or more of the areas of applied statistics in which Gertrude Cox worked: survey methodology,...

"Vaccine Passport” Certification — Policy and Ethical Considerations

March 2021

As the Biden administration considers a national COVID-19 "vaccine passport" program, David Studdert, a professor of medicine at Stanford Health Policy and a professor of law at Stanford...

Stanford Team Reveals Cost-Effective and Life-Saving Treatment for Nation's Opioid Disorder Epidemic

March 2021

A Stanford team of decision scientists with colleagues at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System developed a mathematical model to assess the cost-effectiveness of various interventions to treat opioid...

A Story One Year in the Telling: the Stanford COVID Modeling Project

March 2021

The Stanford-CIDE Coronavirus Simulation Model was established in the frightening days when the world was realizing a deadly virus in China would become a pandemic. A look at its accomplishments and...

New Guidelines Could Nearly Double Lung Cancer Screenings

March 2021

More women and African Americans would be prompted by their clinicians to get screened for lung cancer under a new recommendation by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

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michelle mello Michelle Mello Professor, Medicine (CHP/PCOR), Professor, Law
rsd15 055 0123a Grant Miller Senior Fellow Professor, Medicine (CHP/PCOR)
Joshua Salomon of Stanford Health Policy Joshua Salomon Senior Fellow Professor, Medicine CHP/PCOR
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