Join us at the 5th Annual MCHRI Symposium on October 20, 2022!


7:30-8:15 AM PST - Registration & Breakfast

Join us for a light breakfast and some time to network with fellow colleagues.

8:15-8:30 AM PST - Welcome Remarks

  • Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Stanford Maternal & Child Health Research Institute
  • Lloyd B. Minor, MD, Stanford School of Medicine
  • Paul King, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
  • Cynthia Brandt, PhD, Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health

8:30-9:30 AM PST - Keynote Address 1, Community-Engaged Research

Moderators: TBD

  • Nakela Cook, MD, MPH, Executive Director at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
  • Eliseo Pérez-Stable, MD, Director of the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities at the National Institutes of Health

9:45-10:45 AM PST - Keynote Address 2, Community-Engaged Research
Moderators: TBD

  • Alonzo Plough, PhD, MPH, Vice President of Research Evaluation-Learning and Chief Science Officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Nina Wallerstein, DrPH, MPH, Director of the Center for Participatory Research at the University of New Mexico

10:30-10:45 AM PST - Break

10:45-11:30 AM PST - Community Partners Q&A
Moderators: TBD

11:30-1:00 AM PST - Lunch & Poster Session

1:00-1:15 PM PST - Visionary Leadership Award

1:15-2:00 PM PST - Session 3: Groundbreaking Research from Rising Scientists (MCHRI Early Career Investigators and Trainees)
Moderators: TBD

Speakers will be selected from highly ranked abstracts received from trainees. 

2:00-2:15 PM PST - Break

2:15-3:30 PM PST - Session 4: Neurodevelopment 
Moderators: TBD

  • Kalanit Grill-Spector, PhD, Professor of Psychology
  • Anca Pasca, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Neonatal and Developmental Medicine
  • Suzanne Tharin, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Closing Remarks – Anthony Oro, MD, PhD

Light desserts, coffee, and tea will be available immediately following closing remarks.