Leadership

Governing Board

Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD
CEO and President, Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health

Jonathan Coslet
Chair of Board of Directors, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Karthik Balakrishnan, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACS
Surgeon-in-Chief, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Paul A. King
CEO and President, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE
Director, MCHRI; Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine; Physician-In-Chief, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Lloyd B. Minor, MD
Dean, Stanford School of Medicine; Professor of Otolaryngology (Head & Neck Surgery)

Ruth O'Hara, PhD
Senior Associate Dean of Research, Stanford School of Medicine; Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

MCHRI Executive Committee Members

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE
Director, MCHRI; Chair of Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine; Physician-In-Chief, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Anthony Oro, MD, PhD
Co-Director, MCHRI; Chair of MCHRI Education Committee; Professor Of Dermatology

David K. Stevenson, MD
Co-Director, MCHRI; Senior Associate Dean for Maternal & Child Health, Stanford School of Medicine; Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatal & Developmental Medicine)

Mary M. Chen, MS, MBA
Executive Director, MCHRI; Assistant Dean, Maternal and Child Health Research, Stanford School of Medicine

Karthik Balakrishnan, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACS
Surgeon-in-Chief, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

David Camarillo, PhD
Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Schools of Engineering and Medicine

*Starting September 2021

David Cornfield, MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonary Medicine)

Paul Fisher, MD
Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences and Pediatrics (Operations)

*Starting September 2021

Ian Gotlib, PhD
Professor of Psychology, School of Humanities and Sciences

Anisha Patel, MD, MSPH, MSHS
MCHRI Director of Community-Engaged Research; Associate Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) and, by Courtesy, of Epidemiology and Population Health

Kathleen Sakamoto, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology & Oncology)

Karl Sylvester, MD 
Director, Clinical Research Support Office, MCHRI; Associate Dean, Maternal and Child Health Research and Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery)

Virginia Winn, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Reproductive Biology)

Former Executive Committee Members

 

MCHRI Education Committee Members

Anthony Oro, MD, PhD
Chair of MCHRI Education Committee and Co-Director of MCHRI; Professor of Dermatology

Elizabeth Burgener, MD
Instructor, Pediatrics (Pulmonary Medicine)

Baraka Floyd, MD, MSc
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics

Natalia Gomez-Ospina, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Medical Genetics and Stem Cell Transplantation)

Kelly Mahaney, MD
Assistant Professor , Neurosurgery

Melissa Mavers, MD, PhD
Instructor in Pediatrics (Stem Cell Transplantation)

Kara Meister, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology (Head & Neck Surgery Divisions)

Trung Pham, MD, PhD
Instructor, Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)

 

Ryan Christopher Padrez, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)

Sriram Vaidyanathan, PhD
Instructor, Pediatrics (Stem Cell Transplantation)

Bo Yu, MD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility)

Former Education Committee Members