Stephanie Harman

Stephanie Harman

Palliative medicine doctor

Bio:   Dr. Harman graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford and a Palliative Care fellowship at the Palo Alto VA/Stanford program before joining the faculty at Stanford. She is the founding medical director of Palliative Care Services for Stanford Health Care and Associate Program Director for Stanford's Internal Medicine Residency Program. Her research and educational interests include communication training in healthcare and bioethics in end-of-life care.

Palliative Care

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (2003) OH
  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital -Clinical Excellence Research Center (2006) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Board Certification: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)
  • Fellowship: Palo Alto VA Healthcare System (2007) CA

Honors & Awards

  • Arnold P. Gold Professorship, Arnold P. Gold Foundation (2011-2014)
  • Cambia Sojourns Scholar Leadership Award, Cambia Health Foundation (October 1, 2017)
  • Fellow, Stanford Faculty Fellows Program, Stanford University School of Medicine (2013-2014)
  • Isaac Stein Award for Compassionate Care, Stanford Hospital and Clinics Board of Directors (September 23, 2009)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Medicine (2011 - Present)
  • Chairperson, Jonathan King Lectureship Committee, Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics (2011 - Present)
  • Ethics Committee, Co-Chair (2013), Stanford University Medical Center (2007 - Present)
  • Leadership Council on Clinical Excellence, Stanford Department of Medicine (2014 - Present)
  • Professional Practice and Evaluation Committee, Stanford Department of Medicine (2009 - Present)
  • Stanford Commitee on Professional Satisfaction and Support, Stanford University Medical Center (2012 - Present)
  • Stanford Senior Physicians Disaster Management Committee, Stanford University Medical Center (2011 - Present)

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