Spectrum is an interdisciplinary center that facilitates health research across the university.
Its core mission is to accelerate the translation of basic scientific discoveries into practical solutions that improve human health, through educational programs, research support, infrastructure streamlining and innovation funding.
Spectrum is a member of the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) consortium, funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (Grant: UL1 TR001085). To help advance the nation’s health-research environment, Spectrum is working with the consortium to foster broad coalitions and partnerships at local and national levels.
Giving CFS patients hope
Spectrum’s Human Immune Monitoring Core is powering big data research to unravel the mysteries of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Read about ongoing CFS studies in Stanford Medicine Magazine.
Help with grant applications
The Stanford Research Development Office (SRDO) helps investigators prepare grant applications for large multidisciplinary biomedical projects. It also helps early career scholars fund their first independent research projects. Details here
Call for Proposals!
Evidence for Action will fund innovative studies on the impact programs, policies, and partnerships can have on health and well-being, with a particular focus on research that will advance health equity.