Veronica Yank

Instructor, Medicine - General Medical Disciplines

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Univ of California San Francisco (2003) CA
  • Residency: University of Washington (2006) WA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Internship: University of Washington (2004) WA
  • M.D., UCSF (2003)
  • B.A., Harvard College (1994)

Honors & Awards

  • NIH K23 Career Development Award, NIDDK (2013-2018)
  • Public Policy Co-Awardee with Partners for Prevention and co-author RS Stafford, National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention (2011)
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching of Medical Students, Stanford University (2008)
  • Dean's Summer and Quarterly Research Fellowships, UCSF (1999-2002)
  • Tucker Scholarship, UCSF (2002)
  • Taussig Scholarship, UCSF (2001)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Graduate Research Scholarship, Phi Beta Kappa Society (2000)

Administrative Appointments

  • Instructor, Stanford Division of General Medical Disciplines (2012 - Present)
  • Affiliated Faculty, Stanford Meta-Research Innovation Center (METRICS) (2014 - Present)
  • Investigator, Center for Innovation to Implementation, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (2013 - Present)
  • Investigator, VA Women's Health Practice-Based Research Network Coordinating Center (2014 - Present)
  • Consulting Investigator, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute (2014 - Present)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center & Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute (2010 - 2012)
  • Clinical Instructor, Stanford University (2006 - 2010)
  • Research Associate, UCSF and JAMA (1994 - 1998)

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