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MCHRI fuels diverse research through partnership with Stanford Diabetes Research Center

By Laura Hedli

Since 2016, MCHRI has partnered with the Stanford Diabetes Research Center (SDRC) to fund projects related to maternal and child health. By establishing an institutional commitment early on, SDRC has dramatically expanded by obtaining impactful federal funding and is supporting a wide array of projects in maternal and child health.

Annual Research Symposium Highlights

MCHRI hosted its 2nd annual research symposium, bringing together all members of the scientific community to explore the latest developments in maternal and child health research. Check out recorded talks and photos from the event. 

*APPLY NOW* MCHRI Eureka Certificate Course in Translational Medicine

MCHRI is excited to announce its inaugural translational medicine course, MCHRI Eureka 2020 Certificate Course in Translational Medicine. This 5-day intensive course will be held at Asilomar Conference Center in Monterey, CA from February, 9 to February 13, 2020. 

*NEW* MCHRI 10-Year Anniversary Fact Book

Over the last 10 years MCHRI has made it priority to catalyze cross-boundary research and to actively advocate for a maternal and child health perspective across Stanford. Included in the report are highlights of our efforts and descriptions of our various programs and initiatives.