The Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute invites you to its 4th annual symposium!

This annual research symposium will bring together faculty, trainees, students, and postdocs to explore the latest developments and innovations in maternal and child health research. Attendees will learn about the research funded by the Institute across campus, the programs and resources available to advance research in this area, and the researchers and scientists who are making an impact in the maternal and child health community. 

Save-the-Date!
2021 MCHRI Symposium
Thursday, October 28

This event will feature keynote speaker, Kelle H. Moley, MD, Deputy Director of Reproductive Health Technologies at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Moley's particular research interest is maternal obesity and diabetes before and during pregnancy and the long term effects on infant health. She is the principal investigator on several National Institutes of Health grants exploring aspects of reproductive biology and risk.

The symposium will include poster sessions and networking opportunities throughout the day. More details about the symposium and online registration will be available soon.

Announcing 2021 Keynote Speaker!

Kelle H. Moley, MD

Deputy Director of Reproductive Health Technologies, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

"Global Priorities in Reproductive Health Technologies"

Dr. Kelle Moley is a career physician-scientist obstetrician/gynecologist who currently leads the Reproductive Health Technologies Domain within the Discovery & Translational Sciences, Global Health Division at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Learn more.

Session Speakers

Maternal & Child Health Sessions

Hear from Stanford experts on the latest innovation and research in maternal and child health!


Online Poster Viewing

Online Poster Viewing & Interactive Poster Sessions

More than 80 virtual posters and video/animated research summaries were available for online viewing at the 2020 MCHRI Symposium. Explore the list of poster presentations featured at the symposium.