Research Events

September 2015

  • Thu 10
    Research in Action featuring Concussion Research

    Seattle Children's Research Champions presents Research in Action. The evening will include a reception, panel discussion and breakout sessions with Drs. Fred Rivara and Sam Browd discussing the latest in concussion research.

    Date: Thursday Sept. 10, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Jack R. MacDonald Building
    Contact: Mandy Hanousek at 206-987-0151 or Mandy.hanousek@seattlechildrens.org
  • Fri 25
    4th International Conference on Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology (CIPO2015)

    Join us for the 4th International Conference on Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology, entitled Examining the Emerging Therapeutic Potential of Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology. Hosted by Seattle Children’s Research Institute, it is designed to bring together worldwide leaders to discuss the latest immunotherapy research in the field of pediatric oncology.

    Date: Friday Sept. 25 and Saturday Sept. 26, 2015
    Location: The Westin Hotel, Seattle
    Contact: Learn more at http://seattlechildrens.org/cipo2015 or contact CIPO2015@seattlechildrens.org
  • Sat 26
    4th International Conference on Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology (CIPO2015) - Day 2

    Join us for the 4th International Conference on Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology, entitled Examining the Emerging Therapeutic Potential of Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology. Hosted by Seattle Children’s Research Institute, it is designed to bring together worldwide leaders to discuss the latest immunotherapy research in the field of pediatric oncology.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 26, 2015
    Location: The Westin Hotel, Seattle
    Contact: Learn more at http://seattlechildrens.org/cipo2015 or contact CIPO2015@seattlechildrens.org

October 2015

  • Thu 1
    9th Annual Treuman Katz Lecture: Ethical and Policy Issues in Newborn Screening for Lysosomal Storage Diseases

    Please join us for the 9th Annual Treuman Katz Lecture, “Ethical and Policy Issues in Newborn Screening for Lysosomal Storage Diseases,” with special guest speaker Dr. Lainie Friedman Ross.

    Lainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD, is the Carolyn and Matthew Bucksbaum Professor of Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. Dr. Ross is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Medicine, Surgery, and the College at the University of Chicago. She is an associate director of the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics and co-Director of the University of Chicago Institute for Translational Medicine.

    Date: Thursday Oct. 1, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: Please email bioethics@seattlechildrens.org for more information. For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/.
  • Thu 1
    Special Guest Seminar: Sickle Cell Trait Screening of NCAA Athletes: A Reasonable Precaution or a Collision of Sports and Ethics?

    Please join us for a special guest seminar with Dr. Lainie Friedman Ross, “Sickle Cell Trait Screening of NCAA Athletes: A Reasonable Precaution or a Collision of Sports and Ethics.”

    Lainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD, is the Carolyn and Matthew Bucksbaum Professor of Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. Dr. Ross is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Medicine, Surgery, and the College at the University of Chicago. She is an associate director of the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics and co-Director of the University of Chicago Institute for Translational Medicine.

    Date: Thursday Oct. 1, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Room OA.5.341, Seattle Children's Main Campus
    Contact: Please email bioethics@seattlechildrens.org for more information.

November 2015

  • Fri 20
    Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Annual Fundraising Breakfast: The Future Starts Here

    Celebrate recent breakthroughs at Seattle Children’s Research Institute and imagine a future without childhood illness and disease. KING 5’s Jean Enersen will emcee a program that includes Dr. Bonnie Ramsey, whose research has led to game-changing treatments for cystic fibrosis, as well as philanthropists and a compelling patient story. Attendees include leaders in the business community, elected officials, community volunteers, scientists, members of Seattle Children’s Research Institute Advisory Board and Seattle Children’s Research Champions donors. Coffee is at 7 a.m., and the breakfast and program begin at 7:30.

    Date: Friday Nov. 20, 7:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
    Location: Seattle Sheraton
    Contact: To become a sponsor or table captain, purchase a table or make an individual reservation, contact Aileen Kelly at 206-987-4816 or aileen.kelly@seattlechildrens.org.