Stephanie Harman

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

Palliative Care at Hoover Pavilion

Professional Education

  • 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
  • Medical Education: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (2003) OH

Honors & Awards

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

Administrative Appointments

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

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