CHRI Education Seminars

The CHRI Education Seminars highlight compelling clinical topics, innovative research, and the latest developments in maternal child health, and serves as a forum for engaging in conversations with other researchers and scientists across the community. 

Students, faculty, and postdoctoral researchers are encouraged to attend the seminars. Seats are limited, and reservation is required. Limited lunch will be provided on a first come, first served basis. Attendees are welcome to bring their lunch to the event. 

Seminars are from 11:45am-1:00pm at the specified locations listed in the registration portal. 

More seminars will be added to the schedule! For questions about the seminars, please contact the CHRI

Speakers for 2018

March 5
CAR-T Cell Therapy for Pediatric Oncology: The Peril and the Promise

With opening by Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE- The Arline and Pete Harman Professor and Chair in the Department of Pediatrics; Physician-in-Chief at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital; Executive Director of the Stanford Child Health Research Institute

Crystal Mackall, MD - Endowed Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Stanford 

Christopher Mount - MD/PHD Graduate Student, Member of the Neuroscience Graduate Program in Dr. Michelle Monje’s Laboratory, Stanford

May 7
Linking Conception, Vascular Health and Preeclampsia  

Virginia Winn, MD, PhD - Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford

Elif Seda Selamet Tierney, MD - Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

Frauke von Versen-Höynck, MD, PhD, MSc - Visiting Assistant Professor, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Obstetrics & Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine; Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Hannover Medical School, Germany

June 4
Pediatric PET/MR

Registration link coming soon.

Heike Daldrup-Link, MD – Pediatric PET/MR; Professor of Radiology and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology), Stanford

Second speaker - TBD

October 1
Seminar on Diabetes Research

Registration link coming soon.

Thomas Robinson, MD – The Irving Schulman Endowed Professor in Child Health; Professor of Medicine (Stanford Prevention Research Center), and by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology), Stanford

Second Speaker - TBD

November 5
Therapeutic Genome Editing for Monogentic Diseases

Registration link coming soon.

Matthew Porteus, MD - Associate Professor, Pediatrics (Stem Cell Transplantation), Stanford

Natalia Gomez-Ospina, MD - Instructor, Department of Pediatrics, Dvision of Medical Genetics, Stanford

Speakers for 2019

January 2019
Seminar on Neurological Sciences

Registration link coming soon.

Fan Yang, PhD - Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, and of Bioengineering, Stanford

Second Speaker - TBD