Welcome to the Future of Health Care

At Stanford Biodesign, we bring the world’s most promising minds into our circle to investigate, inspire, and innovate a healthier world for all.

Our Programs

Stanford Biodesign is at the center of an unparalleled health technology innovation community. One way to become part of our network is by participating in our programs. If you’re passionate about improving health through technology, find the program that’s right for you.

Our Impact

Stanford Biodesigners have realized extraordinary accomplishments that multiply as they advance in their careers. Many of our trainees found start-up companies or become corporate innovators in the health technology field. Some go on to teach health technology innovation or start new biodesign training programs at companies and universities around the world. The net impact—and “multiplier” effect—of our collective work is clear.

  • 184 fellows trained since 2001
  • 1,000 Stanford students trained since 2005
  • 500K patients treated with technologies our trainees initiated while at Biodesign

Giving

Help us unleash the power of innovation in health technology. With your support, we can teach and spread the biodesign innovation process for generations to come. And we can focus on solving today’s major threats to health technology innovation, so that our trainees can continue to deliver breakthrough solutions for the world’s greatest health challenges.

  • November 3, 2017
    Join us for the 19th annual Fogarty lecture "Focus on Innovation," featuring Jessica Mega, Chief Medical Officer, Verily
    Date: Friday, November 3, 2017
    Time: 4:00-5:00 pm
    Location: Berg Hall, LKSC, Stanford
    Please RSVP
  • October 18, 2017
    Surgeons Use VR to Enhance Education — Surgeons such as Stanford Biodesign faculty member James Wall are using virtual reality in innovative ways to improve medical education.
  • September 19, 2017
    An Engineering Course Aims to Solve Real-World Problems in Health Care — The challenges are real. Failure is common. But the accomplishments in the Bioengineering Capstone Course show that these graduating seniors are poised for leadership.
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Join the Conversation

    Contact Us

    We are happy to answer questions about fellowships, courses, events, giving opportunities, and other activities at Stanford’s Byers Center for Biodesign.

    • Address
      James H. Clark Center
      318 Campus Drive
      E100
      Stanford, CA 94305-5428
    • Phone
      (650) 736-1160
    • Email
      biodesign@stanford.edu