11th Annual Research, Education and Innovation Week

150 Years Stronger Through Discovery and Care

April 12-16, 2021

Abstracts Submitted

Lecturers and Speakers

” The Promise of Prenatal Pediatrics”

Diana W. Bianchi, MD

“Adolescent Health and Wellbeing: How Far Have We Come?”

Leslie R. Walker-Harding, MD, FAAP, FSAHM

“For the Welfare of Children: The Origins of Pediatrics and Public Health in the United States”

Howard Markel, MD, PhD

“Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus: Advancing the Vision of the Nation’s First Pediatric and Healthcare Research Hub”

Sally Allain, MSc, MBA

Special Lecture

Kurt Newman, MD

Jill Joseph Lectureship: “The Racial Disparity in Adverse Birth Outcome: Zip Code Eclipses Genetic Code”

James W. Collins, Jr, MD, MPH

Special Fireside Chat

Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD

Larrie Greenberg Lectureship: “Making Medical Education Scholarship a Major Career Focus: The Power of Collaboration”

Su-Ting Li, MD, MPH

“Healing the Acute Care Environment – Remedy 2020-2021”

Martha A.Q. Curley, RN, PhD, FAAN

“The State of Diversity in the Medical Profession”

Wayne A. I. Frederick, MD, MBA, FACS