Bridge Funding Support

The Stanford Child Health Research Institute (CHRI) Bridge Support aims to provide maternal child health researchers up to 1 year of funding to aid in the continuation of research projects so that progress may be made to obtain renewed or replacement funding.

2018 Awards

Manisha Desai, PhD
Professor, Center for Biomedical Informatics Research; Department of Biomedical Data Science and by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy

Co-Investigator: Thomas Robinson, MD

Collaborators: Haydell K. Farish, Kristopher Kapphahn, Ling Albee, Moore Hyatt

Project Title: Novel Statistical Methods for Analysis of Accelerometer Data:  Improving Estimates of Children’s Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior and Sleep in Free-Living Settings

Julie Parsonnet, MD
George DeForest Barnett Professor in Medicine and Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

Co-Investigator: Scott Boyd, MD, PhD

Project Title: A Birth Cohort for Understanding Environmental Influences on Infant Immunity and Health