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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 01, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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First Fridays: March 2019 BeWell Give-away

March 01, 2019|12:00pm

First Fridays On the first Friday of every month, BeWell will be giving away $5 Jamba Juice gift cards the first Friday of every month to employees on campus who are sporting a BeWell logo. Wear your BeWell shirt (e.g., a Cardinal Walk shirt) or carry your BeWell swag (bags, thermoses, umbrellas). Good news: Our …
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BeWell Blood Drive

March 01, 2019|10:00am

March 1 (Friday) marks the date of the next BeWell Blood Drive, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at ACSR. Each donor will receive two free Cinemark movie tickets! Make an appointment here. Or, walk-ins are welcome! For eligibility questions, call 650-723-7831 or read this.
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) – Functional Abdominal Pain: How to Decrease the Pain in the Child and in the Provider

March 01, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) – Functional Abdominal Pain: How to Decrease the Pain in the Child and in the Provider Carlo Di Lorenzo, MD – Nationwide Children’s Hospital of Columbus, Ohio This presentation will discuss the epidemiology, societal impact, pathophysiology, evaluation and treatment of the child who develops pain-predominant functional disorders, emphasizing the biopsychosocial model …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 01, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Windhover

March 02, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

March 02, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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Pulmonary Fibrosis: The Journey from Diagnosis to Treatment A Seminar for Patients, Caregivers, and Families

March 02, 2019|9:30am

Stanford University, in collaboration with UC San Francisco and UC Davis, presents an educational event featuring leading experts in interstitial lung disease who will address topics including making a multidisciplinary diagnosis of pulmonary fibrosis, disease treatment decisions, current research, lung transplantation, pulmonary rehabilitation, oxygen therapy, and available resources for patients and families. DIRECTIONS AND PROGRAM …
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Healthy Soil Workshop

March 02, 2019|10:00am

Visit Stanford’s community garden to learn how to revitalize your soil before the planting season arrives. Russell Brewer will be teaching a soil amendment workshop. He will explain how to turn under a cover crop, how to test soil, what the ideal soil texture is, composting, compost tea, and fertilizer recommendations. Register by signing into …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 02, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 03, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Manager as Wellness Advocate

March 04, 2019|1:30pm

Advocate In this afternoon workshop, participants learn how employee health is tied to employee performance and productivity, satisfaction, and retention. The manager’s role in supporting employee wellness will be highlighted. Best practices for creating a work environment that supports wellness will be reviewed. Participants will get a chance to put theory into action as they …
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MCHRI Seminar Series: Improving Pregnancy and Neonatal Outcomes by Targeting Inflammation and Hypoxia

March 04, 2019|12:00pm

Premature births are the leading cause of newborn deaths in the U.S., where one in eight is born prematurely. Current research is at aimed at understanding the challenges of preterm birth, identifying predictive factors of premature delivery and improving the long-term outcomes in survivors of prematurity. Pregnancy-associated and postnatal inflammatory and hypoxic events are considered …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 04, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Seminar: Wearables to monitor wellness and diabetes

March 05, 2019|4:00pm

Join us for a joint seminar with Center for Digital Health (CDH) and Wearable Electronics Initiative (eWEAR) to learn about how technology can be used to monitor wellness and diabetes treatments. Dr. Christy Tomkins-Lane, a visiting associate professor in the Wearable Health Lab, will talk about leveraging wearable data to understand and manage health risks in …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 05, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Film Screening – FIXED: The Science / Fiction of Human Enhancement

March 05, 2019|4:30pm

FIXED: The Science / Fiction of Human Enhancement: From bionic limbs and neural implants to prenatal screening, researchers around the world are hard at work developing a myriad of technologies to fix or enhance the human body. Through the perspectives of five people with disabilities – a scientist, journalist, community organizer, bionics engineer, and exoskeleton …
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Intuitive Intelligence Meditation

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

Increase your intuitive intelligence, while sharpening your mind! Accessing your intuition is like having a GPS guide you through your professional and personal life. Intuition enhances your logical mind, providing you with a “gut check”, to aid with discernment and choices. You may have already experienced moments of being guided by your intuitive wisdom. Imagine what it would …
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Engage Your Playful Nature

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

Experience the replenishing gift of creative play. Learn ways to develop your playful nature and positive outlook on life, destress your body and mind, and enjoy the conviviality of community. Playing can boost your energy and vitality and even improve your resistance to disease. Play can trigger the release of endorphins, the body’s natural feel-good chemicals. Play stimulates …
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Getting Older: Don’t Take it Sitting Down!

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

Do you feel too young to get old? What exactly is healthy aging? The answers are different for people at different stages of life. This class will cover ways to live longer and better, based on the latest research by experts in the field of growing older. Session 1 will focus on ways of helping you take …
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A PLANT BASED APPROACH TO EATING FOR HEALTH AND BEYOND

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

Confused about what to eat and/or what to feed your family? Since not even the experts can agree, it’s easy to understand how you can feel at a loss when trying to decide what to put on the dinner table. This noon-hour class will offer an overview of the benefits of a plant-based diet, from …
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Dean’s Lecture Series | Richard Besser, President and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

Please join Dean Lloyd Minor and Richard Besser, MD, for a lecture about the social determinants of health and health equity. Since April 2017, Dr. Besser has served as president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the largest private foundation in the country devoted solely to improving the nation’s health. Dr. Besser provided medical analysis and reports at …
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Chrono-nutrition for Optimal Health

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

This interactive workshop introduces the concept of chrono-nutrition. Chrono-nutrition is an emerging research field that includes three aspects of our eating behaviors: timing, frequency and regularity. In this workshop, you will learn about your chorono-type and identify your eating time frames, frequency and regularity. This workshop will be provided by Maryam Hamidi, PhD the Associate …
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Conversations on Compassion with Dr. BJ Miller

March 06, 2019|7:00pm

About The Event In this conversation, CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask Dr. BJ Miller about his life’s work and how compassion has played a role. The hour-long event includes questions from the audience. The event will be recorded and available on CCARE’s YouTube Channel and website several weeks following the event. …
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The Power of the Placebo: Harnessing Placebo Effects to Improve Healthcare with Kari Leibowitz, PhD Candidate

March 06, 2019|6:00pm

What are the factors that produce placebo effects, and can they be harnessed to improve healthcare? In this talk, Kari Leibowitz will draw on her research in the Stanford University Mind & Body Lab to shed light on the psychological and social factors that produce placebo effects and discuss cutting-edge research that aims to understand …
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Conversation on Compassion with BJ Miller

March 06, 2019|7:00pm

In this conversation, CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask Dr. BJ Miller about his life’s work and how compassion has played a role. The hour-long event will also include questions from the audience. The event will be recorded and available on CCARE’s YouTube Channel and website several weeks following the event.Register Here
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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds: Pathways to New Treatments in Autism Spectrum Disorder

March 06, 2019|12:00pm

“Pathways to New Treatments in Autism Spectrum Disorder” Jeremy Vennstra-VanderWeele, MD Ruane Professor for The Implementation of Science for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (In Psychiatry) Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Columbia University
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 06, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

March 07, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Fundamentals of Meditation for Staff and Faculty

March 07, 2019|12:00pm

Enjoy introduction to meditation sessions for faculty and staff in Windhover. You will experience various ways to meditate. The focus on direct experience will help you to begin and continue meditating. Experience the benefits of meditation for health and positive human qualities. Countless studies have shown meditation promotes health, concentration, emotional balance, compassion, altruism and …
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Climate Change: What You Can Do

March 07, 2019|6:30pm

Climate disruption, one of the foremost challenges of our time, has many implications for both our personal health and the health of our planet. Atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), the primary cause, has increased to levels never observed before. With US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, many more are asking what they can do to …
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CPR & AED CPR

March 07, 2019|1:00pm

CPR & AED CPR is an emergency first aid procedure for victims of cardiac arrest. Participants will learn how to help victims of heart attacks and accidents, and also learn the Heimlich Maneuver to aid choking victims. Practice with mannequins and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) training included. Certificate of completion cards will be sent out …
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SOUND IMMERSION EXPERIENCE – GONGS AND SINGING BOWLS

March 07, 2019|5:30pm

Guests will lie down in Savasana to experience the sound vibrations of singing bowls, gongs, and chimes as they guide us into a deep meditation. The vibrations pass through our bodies, opening blockages and allowing our minds to quiet. A wide range of ancient world traditions from Confucianism to the Pythagoreans’ claim that sound can …
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Kerry Tribe: Opening Reception and Panel Discussion

March 07, 2019|5:00pm

Reception: 5 pm Panel discussion: 6:15 pm An opening exhibition reception and panel on Kerry Tribe’s 2017 film video installation, Standardized Patient, which will take place on Thursday, March 7 at 6:15pm at the Anderson Collection. A reception will precede the panel, beginning at 5pm. It will feature Kerry Tribe, artist, filmmaker and visiting Lecturer …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 07, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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Wheelchair Fabrication in Developing Countries – Ralf Hotchkiss

March 07, 2019|4:30pm

Abstract: Ralf Hotchkiss will track the design of the Whirlwind Wheelchair from its beginning thirty years ago to the present and on into the future. From the first design breakthroughs of barefoot blacksmiths to the high tech testing and manufacturing methods of today, surprise breakthroughs in basic wheelchair design have come from the backyard inventors …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 08, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Words and Silences: An Evening with Naomi Shihab Nye and Ryushin Paul Haller

March 08, 2019|7:30pm

How can we stay true to what we care about through the words and silences of our everyday lives? Join award-winning poet Naomi Shihab Nye and Ryushin Paul Haller, former abbot of the San Francisco Zen Center, for an evening that will bring together poetic and contemplative traditions to explore how simple engagements with language …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) – Red Book Vaccine Update

March 08, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) – Red Book Vaccine Update Yvonne Maldonado, MD – Stanford School of Medicine In this lecture, we will review the last decade of progress in decreasing vaccine preventable diseases, discuss the current measles outbreaks in the US, and understand how to communicate with parents regarding the importance of vaccines. Session Description …
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Free BeWell event: Stanford Baseball vs. Texas

March 08, 2019|6:00pm

As a reward for participating in the BeWell Program, Stanford Athletics will be offering free tickets to pre-selected sporting events throughout the academic year. Eligible Faculty and Staff can claim up to four (4) free tickets to each of up to nine events. To qualify, you must have completed your 2018 or 2019 SHALA and …
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Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD)

March 08, 2019|12:00am

The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying at least one antidepressant medication, you may be eligible. This study involves comparing three treatment arms: Adding …
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International Women’s Day Celebration at Bechtel I-Center

March 08, 2019|12:15pm

BECHTEL INTERNATIONAL CENTER Invites you to International Women’s Day Lunch & Screenings FRIDAY, March 8, 2019 at 12:15PM 584 Capistrano Way, Stanford University Co-presented with Camera As Witness, Stanford Film Society, Women’s Community Center, Women’s Coalition, the Peach, the Rosalie Rendu Center and Palo Alto Cities for CEDAW Coalition Eleanor Roosevelt: Close To Home(16 min) …
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Windhover

March 09, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

March 09, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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The Power of the Pause Meditation Retreat at Stanford

March 09, 2019|9:30am

The Power of the Pause Meditation Retreat at Stanford For thousands of years, people have taken contemplative retreats, time spent away from one’s normal life, for the purpose of cultivating resilience and equanimity, while deepening meaning, compassion, and wisdom. This Saturday immersion retreat offers you the experience of listening deeply to your body, spirit, and …
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Finding Inner Balance with HeartMath™

March 11, 2019|1:30pm

We all have the power to use our hearts to transform stress and enhance our personal and work life. This fun, interactive science-based program teaches you techniques you can immediately apply to increase focus and energy, improve sleep, and reduce the symptoms of stress and anxiety. Each participant will receive an innovative appbased biometric device that can help …
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WEBINAR: CARE AND NUTRITION FOR YOUR EYES

March 11, 2019|12:00pm

Every day, nearly every waking second, we depend on our eyes – to keep us safe, to keep us informed, to heighten ourenjoyment of the world and people around us. Vision is our dominant sense, and the eye is one of the most important organs ofthe body, yet, many of us do not know how …
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FINDING INNER BALANCE WITH HEARTMATH™

March 11, 2019|1:30pm

We all have the power to use our hearts to transform stress and enhance our personal and work life.This fun, interactive science-based program teaches you techniques you can immediately apply to increase focus andenergy, improve sleep, and reduce the symptoms of stress and anxiety. Each participant will receive an innovative app-based bio metric device that …
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Be the Change: Live the Upstander Life

March 13, 2019|12:00pm

Have you ever wanted to intervene but don’t know how? Or been in a situation where you want to say/do something, but you feel frozen? There are several factors (e.g. biases, barriers, cultural norms) that influence why and how we choose to intervene or not intervene. Through interactive activities, you will learn about these factors …
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Engage Your Playful Nature

March 13, 2019|12:00pm

Experience the replenishing gift of creative play. Learn ways to develop your playful nature and positive outlook on life, destress your body and mind, and enjoy the conviviality of community. Playing can boost your energy and vitality and even improve your resistance to disease. Play can trigger the release of endorphins, the body’s natural feel-good chemicals. Play stimulates …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

March 14, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Chrono-nutrition for Optimal Health

March 14, 2019|12:00pm

This interactive workshop introduces the concept of chrono-nutrition. Chrono-nutrition is an emerging research field that includes three aspects of our eating behaviors: timing, frequency and regularity. In this workshop, you will learn about your chorono-type and identify your eating time frames, frequency and regularity. This workshop will be provided by Maryam Hamidi, PhD the Associate …
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Mindsets: Toward a New Perspective on Motivation and Human Potential

March 14, 2019|5:30pm

2019 SAGE-CASBS Award Lecture Carol Dweck’s career has been devoted to understanding how to help people, particularly young people, fulfill their untapped potential. Her work has special resonance in today’s society, as we struggle to understand the kinds of experiences that will prepare people for life and work in the modern world.  Professor Dweck’s award lecture …
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“Om” Under the Dome – Yoga in Memorial Church

March 14, 2019|5:30pm

Rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit with yoga instructor Rebecca Snowball in the tranquil ambiance of Memorial Church. Please bring your yoga mat.
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Stanford Wellness Summit IX LeadWELL: Wellness, Engagement, Leadership & Life

March 14, 2019|8:00am

Join us for us for an exciting day of learning and networking at our annual wellness summit. This year’s theme focuses on best practices in wellness and explores ways you and your team can shape your program and your life. Speakers Include: ·         Jeffrey Pfeffer, PhD, Author of Dying for a Paycheck, Power & The …
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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds: Choreography of neural systems across adolescence. A performance that can go wrong

March 14, 2019|12:00pm

“Choreography of neural systems across adolescence. A performance that can go wrong” Monique Ernst, MD PhD  Head of Motivational Systems in Fear and AnxietySection on Neurobiology of Fear and Anxiety (NFA)National Institute of Mental Health / NIH  co-presented with Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 15, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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[Musical] + Mantra Meditation with Sacred Sounds

March 15, 2019|7:30pm

We are having a special practice session on ‘Mantra Meditation with Sacred sounds’ to bring about an inner alignment. In this workshop we will spend some time on the practice of mantra meditation followed by (musical) mantra meditation by which we can unleash our true potential enabling us to be balanced & become a better version of ourselves. In such a state …
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Windhover

March 16, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

March 16, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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Free Fitness Week: March 18-22

March 18, 2019|12:00am

Yes, we said free. Classes, over the five days from March 18 through March 22, are sponsored by both the Health Improvement Program (HIP) and Stanford Recreation & Wellness (Rec). Bring a friend and try classes such as Power Yoga, F45 Cardio, Bombay Jam, Running Made Easy and many more. See the Free Fitness Week …
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Free Fitness Week: March 18-22

March 19, 2019|12:00am

Yes, we said free. Classes, over the five days from March 18 through March 22, are sponsored by both the Health Improvement Program (HIP) and Stanford Recreation & Wellness (Rec). Bring a friend and try classes such as Power Yoga, F45 Cardio, Bombay Jam, Running Made Easy and many more. See the Free Fitness Week …
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Migration & Human Health

March 20, 2019|5:00pm

Come learn about Migration & Human Health with Dr. Laura Kwong, a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Natural Capital Project. 
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Free Fitness Week: March 18-22

March 20, 2019|12:00am

Yes, we said free. Classes, over the five days from March 18 through March 22, are sponsored by both the Health Improvement Program (HIP) and Stanford Recreation & Wellness (Rec). Bring a friend and try classes such as Power Yoga, F45 Cardio, Bombay Jam, Running Made Easy and many more. See the Free Fitness Week …
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Guilt-Free Assertiveness

March 20, 2019|12:00pm

Assertiveness is the ability to communicate effectively without appearing aggressive. It is a very important skill that enables you to set boundaries, reduce stress and effectively boost self-esteem. However, many of us struggle to learn and practice this very important communication tool due to learned barriers. In this innovative workshop you will: Understand assertiveness and …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

March 21, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Innovations in Treating Hearing Loss

March 21, 2019|7:00pm

Presented by Stanford Health Library Hearing loss is the third most common health problem in the US impacting quality of life and relationships for those who suffer with it. This talk will address the types of hearing loss and new and emerging treatments for them. Speaker: Peter Santa Maria, MD, PhDAssistant Professor of Otolaryngology (HNS) at …
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Best Practices in Waste Minimization

March 21, 2019|11:30am

This hands-on classroom training is available to all Stanford staff and faculty interested in being a leader in workplace conservation. Participants will learn how to recognize opportunities for improving waste reduction strategies through the 5Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot, and Rebuy. Hands-on activities will provide participants with the necessary knowledge to start workplace recycling …
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15th Annual Wellness Fair

March 21, 2019|10:30am

You’re all invited and encouraged by Provost Drell to attend the 15th annual Wellness Fair. Every spring at Stanford, BeWell and the Health Improvement Program reserve a day for our annual celebration of wellness, and our theme this year is “Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Wellness!” There will be free activities and giveaways for …
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Free Fitness Week: March 18-22

March 21, 2019|12:00am

Yes, we said free. Classes, over the five days from March 18 through March 22, are sponsored by both the Health Improvement Program (HIP) and Stanford Recreation & Wellness (Rec). Bring a friend and try classes such as Power Yoga, F45 Cardio, Bombay Jam, Running Made Easy and many more. See the Free Fitness Week …
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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds: Sleep medicine: current trends and vision for the future

March 21, 2019|12:00pm

“Sleep medicine: current trends and vision for the future” Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD Stanford University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Division of Sleep Medicine
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 22, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Free Fitness Week: March 18-22

March 22, 2019|12:00am

Yes, we said free. Classes, over the five days from March 18 through March 22, are sponsored by both the Health Improvement Program (HIP) and Stanford Recreation & Wellness (Rec). Bring a friend and try classes such as Power Yoga, F45 Cardio, Bombay Jam, Running Made Easy and many more. See the Free Fitness Week …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Life with Only Half A Heart: Understanding Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease and its Consequences

March 22, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Life with Only Half A Heart: Understanding Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease and Its Consequences Jack Rychik, MD – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia In this lecture, we will review the pathophysiology, hurdles, challenges and opportunities for patients with a single ventricle and Fontan circulation and what needs to be done to …
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Embracing Your Shadow: A Guide to Taming Human Darkness

March 22, 2019|7:30pm

Abstract: How well do you know yourself?  If you’re like most people, you probably have a decent idea about your own desires, values, beliefs, and opinions. You have a personal code that you choose to follow that dictates whether you are being a “good” person. If there is any one thing you can know in …
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Windhover

March 23, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

March 23, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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12th Annual Autism Update “Autism through the Life Span”

March 23, 2019|8:00am

A one-day conference for parents, educators and care providers of children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. This annual update will focus on new research and services for individuals with autism to optimize their long term functioning. Keynote speakers and Stanford researchers will present followed by three-afternoon breakout sessions (participants choose one to attend). Early …
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“Om” Under the Dome – Yoga in Memorial Church

March 26, 2019|5:30pm

Rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit with yoga instructor Rebecca Snowball in the tranquil ambiance of Memorial Church. Please bring your yoga mat.
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Best Practices in Waste Reduction

March 26, 2019|10:00am

This hands-on classroom training is available to all Stanford staff and faculty interested in being a leader in workplace conservation. Participants will learn how to recognize opportunities for improving waste reduction strategies through the 5Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot, and Rebuy. Hands-on activities will provide participants with the necessary knowledge to start workplace recycling …
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How to Get Involved in Service

March 26, 2019|12:00pm

Looking for ways to make a social impact in the world but don’t know where to start? In this course we’ll explore ways to get involved in your local community and beyond! Please bring a laptop, tablet or any device. Don’t worry if you don’t have one.Register Here
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Free BeWell event: Stanford Softball vs. St. Mary’s

March 27, 2019|4:00pm

Great news! BeWell has added Softball to its roster of FREE athletics events that our participants can attend this academic year! And this one’s a double-header (two games on one ticket) — first game at 4pm, second game at 6pm! As a reward for participating in the BeWell Program, Stanford Athletics will be offering free …
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Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects Sessions

March 28, 2019|4:00pm

Gender & Sexual Identities CAPS Connects visits are one-time, 30-minute sessions held at Terra House where you can speak confidentially with a gender and sexuality-affirming CAPS clinician. These sessions can be booked via VadenPatient.
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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds: Youth Mental Health: Innovations in Access to Care

March 28, 2019|12:00pm

“Youth Mental Health: Innovations in Access to Care” Ian Manion, PhD The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health ResearchDirector, Youth Mental Health Research Ottawa, Canada
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EMPOWER the Female Investor

March 28, 2019|12:00pm

Many women may face common financial planning challenges throughout their lives, including unpredictable life events and retirement planning hurdles. In this presentation, we take a deeper dive into many of these potential challenges, discuss methods to address them, and identify ways that women can empower themselves financially. Instructor: Adeline Bellot started her career as an …
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Tomatoes: From Seed Germination to Garden Seedlings

March 28, 2019|1:00pm

Who doesn’t want to grow the ultimate tomato? Tomatoes can be tricky, so it is important to start them off right! Garden guru Conrad Schmidt, will be teaching this workshop on general seed germination, transplanting, and seedling management issues, with a focus on tomatoes. Join us for a mid-day break at the Oak Road garden …
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 29, 2019|1:00pm

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …
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Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): The Ben-Efraim Family Endowed Lectureship in Pediatric Palliative Care

March 29, 2019|8:00am

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): The Ben-Efraim Family Endowed Lectureship in Pediatric Palliative Care Sarah Friebert, MD – Akron Children’s Hospital | Northeast Ohio Medical University The Ben-Efraim Family Endowed Lectureship in Pediatric Palliative Care
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Windhover

March 30, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 …
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Public Tour | Windhover

March 30, 2019|11:00am

A docent tour of Stanford’s spiritual and meditative refuge. The tour will include information about the concept behind the physical structure and an in-depth look at the Windhover series by Nathan Oliveira featured in the building. Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way Public Tours: Saturdays at 11 am
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Public Tour | Memorial Church

March 31, 2019|11:30am

Stone carvings, mosaics, and stained glass make Stanford Memorial Church the University’s architectural crown jewel. It was one of the earliest, and is still among the most prominent, interdenominational churches in the West. Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad Public Tours: Fridays at 1 pm and last Sunday of the month at 11:30 …