School of Medicine PROJECT NEWS

  • New Marguerite stops

    March 01, 2012

    Updated map of NEW Marguerite stops around the medical center campus due to construction. All routes in effect as of March 1, 2012.

  • Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Implement Free Caltrain GO Pass for Employees

    November 28, 2011

    Move will help facilitate access to Hospitals and ease commute Stanford, Calif. — (November 28th, 2011) — Beginning in January 2012, employees of Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital will be able to use Caltrain free of charge as the hospitals provide Caltrain GO Passes to all eligible staff. The decision to […]

  • Launch of the Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project Begins with Welch Road Utility Improvements

    October 12, 2011

    First Step to Renew and Expand Medical Center Facilities Includes Significant Traffic Pattern Changes Stanford, Calif. — (October 12, 2011) — The Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project, which includes expanding Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, building a new Stanford Hospital, modernizing Hoover Pavilion—the original Palo Alto Hospital—and replacing School of Medicine laboratories, moves into full […]

  • Ready for renewal

    July 20, 2011

    Medical Center prepares for modernization Stanford Medicine—Summer 2011 Newsletter With the Palo Alto City Council’s unanimous approval now in hand, Stanford University Medical Center is laying the groundwork for its much-anticipated $3 billion Renewal Project, which will bring new state-of-the-art patient care and research facilities to the community. After a four-year process, the council gave […]

  • Stanford Hospital project wins final approval

    July 11, 2011

    Palo Alto grants $5 billion hospital expansion green light after Stanford reaches agreement with day care center By Gennady Sheyner — Palo Alto Weekly, After an unexpected last-minute delay, Stanford University Medical Center’s bid to dramatically expand its hospital facilities surged past the finish line Monday night when the Palo Alto City Council gave the […]

  • Palo Alto, Stanford reach financial agreement on massive hospital expansion

    April 20, 2011

    City and hospital come to agreement on ‘cost neutrality’ for largest construction project in city’s history By Gennady Sheyner — Palo Alto Weekly, Palo Alto and the Stanford University Medical Center reached a breakthrough Wednesday on a financial agreement that could pave the way for Stanford’s massive expansion of its hospital facilities — the largest […]

  • Seeking the cure

    June 25, 2010

    Stanford University Medical Center makes its pitch for $3 billion expansion By Gennady Sheyner — Palo Alto Weekly, Dr. Jeffrey Norton tugged at a malignant tumor protruding from a patient’s stomach on a recent afternoon while conferring with a group of medical assistants in blue scrubs. Norton, a surgeon at Stanford Hospital, was performing a […]

  • Transformers:

    June 21, 2010

    How Teaching Hospitals Could Lead Medicine’s Metamorphosis By Jonathan Rabinovitz — Stanford Medicine, An irate doctor wants a blood transfusion for his patient, and he isn’t taking no for an answer. Fielding the request on a cell phone in one of the intensive care units at Stanford Hospital & Clinics, a resident calmly explains to […]