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Megan Deakins, SMS YR 1 will be working at Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley. Megan will be working on a project to provide exercise prescriptions for chronic disease management.

Blake Zwerling, SMS YR 1 will be working at Ravenswood Family Health Center in East Palo Alto. Blake will be working on a project to implement screening protocols for Intimate Partner Violence.




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Office of Community Health (OCH)

Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Community Health is to develop, implement, and integrate education, research and clinical training programs aimed at building leaders in community health and improving the health of underserved populations.

                             OCH welcomes the 2014-2015 incoming

                  Arbor Free Clinic/Pacific Free Clinic Managers to the

                           Cardinal Free Clinics

      And bid a fond farewell and appreciation to the 2013-2014 outgoing

                                     Managers for all their hard work!

Top Row L-R: Steven Lin, MD-AFC Medical Director, Naveed Rabbani-AFC, Baldeep Singh, MD-PFC Medical Director, Max Liu-AFC, Diana Huynh-PFC, Nadir Ijaz-PFC, Holly Stewart-AFC, Kaylin Pennington-AFC, Robin Chin-AFC, Michelle Kang-PFC, Victoria Boggiano-PFC

Bottom Row L-R: Rachel Pedreira-AFC, Paras Minhas-PFC, Marina Martin, MD-PFC Medical Director, Meg Tabaka-CFC, Stacie Vilendrer-AFC, Anusha Kumar-PFC, Adele Xu-PFC, Xin Shan-PFC, Lars Osterberg, MD-AFC Medical Director

                 12th Annual Community Health Symposium Highlights

“Stanford Medicine is poised to lead the biomedical revolution. That revolution begins here at home as we partner with community-based organizations to train future community health leaders and improve the health of local underserved populations. I am most grateful to the Office of Community Health; our valued community partners; and our faculty, students, and trainees for their commitment to community engagement and to Stanford Medicine’s vision to improve health here and around the globe -Lloyd Minor, MD, Dean, School of Medicine

                             Congratulations to the Community Partner Award Recipients


       Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley                           Puente de la Costa Sur

             ...and a special thank you to Dr. Richard J. Jackson for an inspiring keynote speech!


Dr. Richard J. Jackson pictured here with Dr. Charles G. Prober, Stanford School of Medicine Senior Associate Dean, Medical Education Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbiology and Immunology

Read the OCH Newsletter and learn more about the work we have been doing with students and community partners.


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