Undergraduate Medical Education


At Stanford University, students act as the primary physician for their patients and coordinate all aspects of their care under the direct supervision of the Emergency Medicine faculty and senior residents.

Underrepresented Minority Student Visiting Rotation

Stanford University Medical School and the Department of Emergency Medicine has partered through the SCORE program to provide a stipend for qualified Underrepresented Minority medical students.


Stanford University Medical School and the Department of Emergency Medicine, offer several levels of medical education and training experiences encompassing the vast nature of study that comprise the field of Emergency Medicine.


EM Interest Group

Stanford EMIG serves to increase awareness of career options within the specialty of emergency medicine, to facilitate communication and interaction with health care professionals in Emergency Medicine, and to provide clinical experiences that will serve students well as they discover their future careers in medicine.

Nounou Taleghani, MD, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Medical Education

Mission Statement

Our vision is to be at the forefront of emergency medical care by actively engaging our patients, community and healthcare system, while fostering a vibrant and balanced environment for our faculty and learners.

Our success is driven by the finest clinicians, researchers, and educators and their pursuit of state-of-the-art clinical care, transformative research, dynamic education, and compassionate service to our communities, at home and abroad.