NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
Concussion researchers study head motion in high school football hits
A research team led by concussion experts and CHRI members, David Camarillo, PhD, and Gerald Grant, MD, is outfitting the players with mouthguards that measure the motion of the head during impacts sustained in practices and games.
Eight scientists awarded NIH grants for high-risk, high-reward research
Eight School of Medicine researchers, including several CHRI members and awardees, will receive $32 million over five years to fund explorations of cancer, the brain, the aging process, chromosomes and the development of cells.
CHRI Funds Six Biodesign Faculty Fellows
The CHRI has funded six Biodesign Faculty Fellows for fiscal year 2019. The Insitute partners with the Stanford Biodesign Faculty Fellowship program to support motivated Stanford faculty members with advanced training and mentoring in health technology innovations and fund maternal and child health projects.