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COVID-19 Onlne Training for Healthcare Workers 

Our Stanford Emergency Medicine International developed a multi-lingual online training to recognize, stabilize and treat #COVID19, featuring 20 Stanford EM physicians. Learn more.

Self-swabbing Tests for COVID-19 Accurate and Safe

Chair Andra L. Blomkalns, MD and Prasanthi Govindarajan, MD collaborated with Stanford colleagues  to demonstrate people can be taught to do their own nasal swabs for accurate COVID-19 testing.

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AWAEM Honors Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine

Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine has received the Outstanding Department Award from the Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine! Drs. Andra Blomkalns, Laleh Gharahbaghian and Andrea Fang explore what makes us stand out. Watch video

How Does COVID-19 Testing Work?

The New York Times recently followed Ultrasound Fellow Jamshid Mistry, MD through the COVID-19 testing process from swab and blood draw, through the lab tests, to the final results. Watch video

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