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Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute Symposium

Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute

Event Details:

Friday, November 6, 2020
8:30am - 4:30pm PST

The Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute invites you to its third annual research symposium - as a VIRTUAL EVENT!

During these challenging times, we might not be able to come together in person, but we can stay connected. This year, we’ll be re-creating our annual research experience online. This annual research symposium will bring together faculty, trainees, students, and postdocs from Stanford and beyond to explore the latest developments and innovations in maternal and child health research. This event is free and open to all.


Hear from an internationally recognized pediatric hematologist and oncologist and his keynote on stem cell and gene therapy:

Dr. David A. Williams is the Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer at Boston Children’s Hospital. He is a graduate of Indiana State University and Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Williams is an internationally-recognized pediatric hematologist and oncologist. His research is focused on the biology of blood stem cells, leukemia, and gene therapy.

Watch us LIVE as we hear from leading experts on maternal and child health topics, including:

  • Emerging Stem Cell and Gene Therapies
  • Scientific Advances in Diversity, Health Equity, and Social Justice
  • The COVID-19 Pandemic and Innovations in School-Age Learning
  • And Groundbreaking Research from Rising Scientists!

Attend the online poster viewing Nov. 2-6 and interactive poster presentations on Nov. 6.

Join us at the interactive Virtual Poster Sessions on November 6 to hear about the latest research in maternal and child health, learn from experts in the field, and connect with your colleagues. Virtual posters will be available for online viewing November 2-6.

Visit this website for more information

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