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 questions about registration, please contact MCHRI Adminstration.

***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***

Speakers for 2020

October 5, 2020 - VIRTUAL EVENT
Healthy Planet, Healthy People: The Impact of Climate Change on Vector-borne Diseases 

This will be a virtual event via Zoom.

A. Desiree LaBeaud, MD, MS -  Professor, Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases), Stanford School of Medicine; Recipient of Bechtel Faculty Scholar Award in Pediatric Translational Medicine (2015-2020), Bridge Support Award (FY18), and Pilot Grants Award (FY17)

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December 7, 2020 - VIRTUAL EVENT
Topic in Pediatrics/Adolescent & YA Brain Cancer 

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

Melissa Bondy, PhD -  Professor, Health Research & Policy; Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Stanford School of Medicine

Additional speaker(s) TBD.

Past Seminars