Join us at the 4th Annual MCHRI Symposium on October 28, 2021!

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. 

4th Annual MCHRI Symposium
Thursday, October 28, 2021

Online Poster Viewing Oct. 25-28

The annual research symposium on focuses on important rapidly changing topics in science, medicine, and technology, where we share groundbreaking discoveries and discussions in maternal and child health. The symposium will highlight today’s most pressing topics, including emerging concepts in health equity, innovations in pediatric cardiovascular medicine, and breakthrough discoveries in maternal and child health.

More details about the symposium and online registration will be available soon.

Now Accepting Abstracts

Submit an Abstract for MCHRI Symposium 

We invite you to submit an abstract for the 2021 MCHRI Symposium! This is an opportunity for instructors, fellows, residents, postdocs, students, and faculty of all disciplines from Stanford to share the latest research developments in maternal or child health. The deadline for abstract submission is August 30. Learn more.

Keynote Speaker

Global Priorities in Reproductive Health Technologies

This year’s event features keynote speaker Kelle H. Moley, MD, Deputy Director of Reproductive Health Technologies at the Gates Foundation and research pioneer in maternal obesity and diabetes in pregnancy and infant health. Dr. 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 at the 4th Annual MCHRI Symposium. The symposium will highlight today’s most pressing topics, including emerging concepts in health equity, innovations in pediatric cardiovascular medicine, and breakthrough discoveries in maternal and child health.