MCHRI Virtual Seminar Series

The MCHRI Virtual Seminar Series highlight compelling clinical topics, innovative research, and the latest developments in maternal and 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. Seminars are from typically from 12:00pm-1:00pm at the specified locations listed in the registration portal. For question about registration, please contact Roxanna Van Norman.

***In light of Stanford University’s health advisory around social distancing and capacity restrictions for campus events surrounding concerns for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the MCHRI Seminar Series have been converted to webinar events. For the latest updates from Stanford about its response to COVID-19, visit healthalerts.stanford.edu.***

Speakers for 2020

December 7, 2020 - VIRTUAL EVENT
Stanford Cancer Institute’s Research Agenda for Population Sciences and Cancer Survivorship

12:00pm - 1:00pm
This will be a virtual event via Zoom.

Melissa Bondy, PhD
Chair and Professor, Epidemiology and Population Health
Associate Director, Population Sciences | Stanford Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Center for Population Health Sciences

Lidia Schapira MD, FASCO
Associate Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Director, Cancer Survivorship Program
Stanford School of Medicine

Stephanie Smith, MD
Instructor, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Stanford School of Medicine
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

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Speakers for 2021

January 11, 2021
Topic on Pediatric Pain/Stress Management

12:00pm - 1:00pm
This will be a virtual event via Zoom. REGISTER HERE.

Kanwaljeet S. Anand, MBBS, D.Phil.
Professor, Pediatrics (Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine), Stanford School of Medicine; Recipient of MCHRI Pilot Grant Award FY18

February 1, 2021
Topic on Pediatric Cancer and CART T-cell Therapy

12:00pm - 1:00pm
This will be a virtual event via Zoom. REGISTER HERE.

Kara Davis, DO
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology), Stanford School of Medicine; Recipient of MCHRI Pilot Grant Award FY 12 and MCHRI Faculty Scholar Award FY19

March 1, 2021
Topic on Pediatric Epilepsy

12:00pm - 1:00pm
This will be a virtual event via Zoom. REGISTER HERE.

Juliet Knowles, MD
Instructor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences, Stanford School of Medicine; MCHRI Pilot Early Career Award FY18 and MCHRI Instructor K Award FY19

Past Seminars