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MCHRI News & Updates

Annual MCHRI Symposium

We invite you to submit an abstract for the 4th Annual MCHRI Symposium, set for October 28! This is an opportunity for instructors, fellows, residents, postdocs, students, and faculty of all disciplines from Stanford to share their latest research in maternal or child health. 

DRIVE students present updates from their summer research projects, concluding pilot program

Congratulations to the inaugural cohort for the DRIVE (Diversity, Respect, and Inclusion are Vital for Excellence) in Research Pipeline Program! After spending the summer working with faculty mentors, the students presented their research projects on August 25th.

Gut It Out Foundation fundraise for research on health equity in IBD

The Gut It Out Foundation, founded by Jake and Amanda Diekman, is fundraising to support the work of MCHRI to fund a pilot grant for research the structural racism, social injustice, and health disparities in inflammatory bowel disease.

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Upcoming Events

September 13, 2021
Why Some Diseases Only Affect Babies

12:00pm - 1:00pm

October 4, 2021
Building Assembloids to Investigate Human Brain Development and Disease 

12:00pm - 1:00pm