REI Week 2021: Completely Virtual!

In light of the COVID-19 public health emergency, all REI Week events will be held virtually on Zoom. 

Schedule of Events

REI Week 2021 is a special year — throughout the week, we will we commemorate the 11th anniversary of of the event, as well as celebrate the 150th birthday of Children’s National Hospital and the exciting, upcoming opening of the new Children’s National Research and Innovation Campus.

12:00-1:00pm
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Diana W. Bianchi, MD, Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institute of Health
Title: “The Promise of Prenatal Pediatrics”

2:00-3:00pm
FLASH TALK PRESENTATIONS

4:00-5:00pm
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Leslie R. Walker-Harding, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, Ford/Morgan Endowed Professor & Chair Department of Pediatrics & Associate Dean, University of Washington
Title: “Adolescent Health and Well Being: How Far Have We Come?”

12:00-1:00pm
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Howard Markel, MD, PhD, George E. Wantz, M.D. Distinguished Professor of the History of Medicine and Director of the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan, Professor of Pediatrics; Psychiatry; Public Health Management and Policy; History; and English Literature and Language
Title: “For the Welfare of Children: The Origins of Pediatrics and Public Health in the United States” 

2:00-3:00pm
FLASH TALK PRESENTATIONS

4:00-5:00pm
JOINT KEYNOTE LECTURE
Sally Allain, MSc, MBA, Head, JLABS @ Washington, DC, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS
Kurt Newman, MD, President & CEO, Children’s National Hospital
Title: Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus: Advancing the Vision of the Nation’s First Pediatric and Healthcare Research Hub

8:00-9:00am
JILL JOSEPH LECTURE

James W. Collins, JR, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Program, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Title: “The Racial Disparity in Adverse Birth Outcome: Zip Code Eclipses Genetic Code”

12:00-1:00pm
LARRIE GREENBERG LECTURE
Su-Ting Li, MD, MPH,
 Professor, Residency Program Director & Vice Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis Children’s Hospital
Title: “Making Medical Education Scholarship a Major Career Focus: The Power of Collaboration”

2:00-3:00pm
FLASH TALKS
Location: Zoom

4:00-5:00pm
Martha A.Q. Curley, RN, PhD, FAAN, Ruth M. Colket Endowed Chair in Pediatric Nursing, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Title: “Healing the Acute Care Environment – Remedy 2020-2021”

 

11:00am-12:00pm
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Wayne Fredrick, MD, President, Howard University
Title: “The State of
Diversity in the Medical Profession”

2:00-3:00pm
FLASH TALKS

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