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Jul 26 2017 | Research to Prevent Blindness Current Individual Grantees | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Stanford University Department of Psychology has been granted a $300,000 Research to Prevent Blindness/Lions Clubs International Foundation (RPB/LCIF) Low Vision Research Award to support eye research conducted by Justin Gardner, PhD.  The support is provided over a three-year period.
Jul 20 2017 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Stanford researchers found that U.S. adults who believed that they were less active than their peers died younger than those who believed they were more active – even if their actual activity levels were similar. Would you say that you are physically more active, less active, or about equally...
Jul 19 2017 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
What do bird flight mechanics and renewable energy technology have to do with each other? By combining ongoing Stanford research on both, researchers hope to cut down on the number of birds and bats that collide with wind turbines’ spinning blades.
Jul 17 2017 | SCOPE Stanford Medicine News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Physicians have to walk a tough line when encouraging healthy behavior. Take Dr. J. She bikes to work, swims over lunch, jogs on the weekend and eats primarily veggies grown in her garden, supplemented by fish and poultry purchased at the local farmer’s market. Will she relate well with Ms. E, who...
Jul 13 2017 | The New York Times | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
“I enjoy working out at the gym,” declares one profile. “To keep myself fit, I like to hike, bike and exercise,” says another. These comments aren’t part of a dating site. Rather, they come from physicians’ online profiles that prospective patients view when they are looking for a new doctor.