James Ford

Associate Professor, Genetics at Stanford University - School of Medicine

James Ford

James Ford

Associate Professor, Genetics at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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TOMA Biosciences, Inc.

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Co-Founder & Director at TOMA Biosciences, Inc.

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Co-Founder at TOMA Biosciences, Inc.

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Associate Chair, Neurosurgery at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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Department Chair, Cardiothoracic Surgery at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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President at Tafkak, Inc.

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Chief Medical Officer & Director at Stanford Health Care

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Co-Founder at TOMA Biosciences, Inc.

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Co-Founder at TOMA Biosciences, Inc.

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Director, Women's Clinical Cancer Genetics Program at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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Director, Stanford Systems Neuroscience & Pain Lab at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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James Ford
Associate Professor, Genetics at Stanford University - School of Medicine
Education
MD
Class of 1989

Yale University School of Medicine provides higher education and professional qualifications related to the health industry. It offers the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree and a Master of Medical Science (M.M.Sc.) degree through the Yale Physician Associate Program for prospective physician assistants. Public health degrees are administered through the Yale School of Public Health. It also provides joint degree programs with other disciplines at Yale, including the M.D/Juris Doctor (J.D.) in conjunction with Yale Law School; the M.D./Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in conjunction with the Yale School of Management; the M.D./Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) in conjunction with the Yale School of Public Health; science or engineering in conjunction with the Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (M.D./Ph.D.); and the M.D./Master of Divinity (M.Div) in conjunction with Yale Divinity School. Yale University School of Medicine carries out its practical teaching through the Yale-New Haven Hospital. It includes 62 National Academy of Sciences members, 40 Institute of Medicine investigators, and 16 Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators. It has 718 students and 2,451 academic staff. It was founded in 1810 as The Medical Institution of Yale College, and formally opened its doors in 1813. Yale University School of Medicine is based in New Haven, Connecticut.

B.A., magna cum laude
Class of 1984

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Career History
Associate Professor, Genetics
Current

A leader in the Biomedical Revolution, Stanford Medicine has a long tradition of leadership in pioneering research, creative teaching protocols and effective clinical therapies. Our close proximity to the resources of the university—including the Schools of Business, Law, Humanities and Sciences and Engineering—our seamless relationship with our affiliated adult and children’s hospitals and our ongoing associations with the entrepreneurial endeavors of Silicon Valley make us uniquely positioned to accelerate the pace at which new knowledge is turned into tangible health benefits.

Co-Founder
Current

TOMA Biosciences, Inc. develops and provides DNA-based cancer testing technology. It offers the Amplinome Test, a digital molecular test that identifies genomic errors in a patient's tumor and provides information that can help guide treatment and enable physicians to uncover new treatment options. The firm's Amplinome Test helps cancer patients to find lifesaving cancer drugs and clinical trials. The company was founded in 2011 by Hanlee Ji, Lincoln Nadauld, James M. Ford and Calvin J. Kuo and is headquartered in Foster City, CA.

Professor of Medicine (Oncology) & of Genetics &, by Courtesy, of Pediatrics
Current

Standford University Medical Center is a medical school that is focused on revolutionizing human health through practical improvements and providing healthcare and educational services.

Boards & Committees
Member, Advisory Board
Current

Invitae Corp. engages in the provision of genetic information into mainstream medical practice. It includes comprehensive panels for hereditary conditions in cancer, cardiology, neurology, pediatric, and rare diseases. The company was founded by Randal W. Scott and Sean E. George on January 13, 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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