Dr. Hu is Medical Director of the Acute Psychiatric Inpatient Unit at Stanford Hospital, specializing in the care of those with serious mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, bipolar and depression. She completed medical school and residency in psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco, and fellowships in Pharmacology and Schizophrenia Research through the National Institutes of Health. She is also active in the minority issues and cultural psychiatry, and has received regional and national recognition for her clinical care, research and teaching.

Professional Summary

Professional Education
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry (2007)
  • Residency: UCSF Mount Zion Medical Center Dept of Psychiatry (1994) CA
  • Medical Education: University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine (1990) CA
  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Health (1998) MD

Honors & Awards
  • Kun-Po Soo Award (national award for leadership in Asian American Mental Health), American Psychiatric Association (2021)

Administrative Appointments
  • Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Stanford University School of Medicine (2020 - Present)


Specializing In

  • Inpatient Psychiatry Services
  • Psychotropic Medication Management

Practice Locations

Stanford Hospital Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 - 500 Pasteur Drive

Stanford , CA 94304

(650) 723-4000

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Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic in Palo Alto Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

401 Quarry Road

Stanford , CA 94304

(650) 498-9111

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