Neil Gesundheit

Professor (Teaching) of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (1985)
  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Health (1989) MD
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1981)
  • Residency: UCSF Medical Center (1981) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Medical Center (1980) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University Medical Center (1979) CA
  • Medical Education: UCSF School of Medicine (1978) CA
  • MPH, Univ. of California, Berkeley, Public Health (1978)
  • AB, Harvard College,, Biochemical Sciences (1974)

Honors & Awards

  • The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2009)
  • The Lawrence H. Mathers, Jr. Award for Exceptional Commitment to Teaching and M.D. Student Education, Stanford University School of Medicine (2007)
  • The Compassion in Medicine Award, Lance Armstrong Foundation (2005)
  • The Department of Medicine Endocrinology Division Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2005)
  • The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2004)
  • The Arthur L. Bloomfield Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Clinical Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine (2003)
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2003)
  • The Department of Medicine Endocrinology Division Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2002)
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2002)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (1977)
  • Harvard College Scholarship, Harvard University (1970-74)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Dean for Advising, Stanford University School of Medicine (2006 - Present)
  • Associate Dean for Medical Education, Stanford University School of Medicine (1999 - 2006)