3rd Annual Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute Symposium

Friday, November 6, 2020 | Li Ka Shing Center, Berg Hall


The Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute invites you to its third annual research symposium!

The Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute invites you to its second annual research symposium on Friday, November 15, 2019 at the Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center, Berg Hall. This event 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. 

This event will feature keynote speaker, Diana W. Bianchi, MD, the director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and head of the Prenatal Genomics and Therapy Section for the Medical Genetics Branch at the National Human Genome Research Institute. She will deliver her keynote address on “Using Precision Medicine to Develop Fetal Treatments.”

The symposium will include poster sessions and networking opportunities throughout the day. Following closing remarks, attendees can interact with speakers in a speed-dating style gathering hosted by former Stanford participants of the Eureka Institute for Translational Medicine. 

More details to come!

8:00am-8:45am - Registration & Light Breakfast 

8:45am-9:00am - Opening Remarks 

9:00am-10:00am - Welcome Introductions & Keynote

10:00am-11:00am - Session 1

11:00am-11:15am - Break

11:15am-12:15pm - Session 2

12:15pm-1:15pm - Lunch 

1:15pm-2:15pm - Session 3

2:15pm-3:00pm - Session 4

3:00pm-3:10pm - Closing Remarks 

3:10pm-3:55pm – Poster Session 1

3:30pm-4:30pm – Speed Dating Session hosted by Stanford MCHRI Eureka

4:00pm-4:45pm – Poster Session 2

3:30pm-4:30pm - Wine and Cheese Reception