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Neuroscience Research

Understanding the brain to cure neurodevelopmental disorders.

Read more about the Center for Neuroscience Research

Translational Research

Promoting innovation that improves child, family, and community health.

Read more about the Center for Translational Science

Cancer & Immunology Research

Developing the best and most compassionate care of children with cancer, infectious diseases and immune system disorders.

Read more about the Center for Cancer & Immunology Research

Genetic Medicine Research

Researching, Diagnosing and Treating genetic disorders.

Read more about the Center for Genetic Medicine Research

Spotlight on:

Irene Zohn, PhD
Meet Irene Zohn, PhD, scientist in the Center for Neuroscience Research studying neural tube defects.

News

Wednesday 24, September 2014
Stephan Ladisch, MD, a hematologist-oncologist in the Center for Cancer and Immunology Research at Children’s National Health System, and his laboratory have uncovered a mechanism by which tumors protect themselves from being eliminated by the body’s normal immune defenses.
Tuesday 30, September 2014
Yang Liu, PhD, Director and Bosworth Chair of the Cancer Biology Center for Cancer and Immunology Research at Children’s National Health System, and his colleagues Pan Zheng, MD, McKnew Professor of Cancer Biology, and Guo-Yun Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor of Immunology , have uncovered a “promising new therapeutic target” in an experimental model of sepsis in mice that could open the door for improved treatment of inflammation linked to sepsis.
Wednesday 01, October 2014
Marshall Summar, MD, Division Chief of Genetics and Metabolism talks about his passion for studying rare diseases and the impact it can have on rare disease patients and other medical breakthroughs.

Research Funding by Sponsor

Events

Apr
07

Research & Education Week 2014

Annual Celebration of Research & Education at Children's National including multiple poster sessions, seminars and guest speakers.

Apr
27

Children's National at the USA Science & Engineering Festival

Children's National will host a booth at the Children's National at the USA Science & Engineering Festival

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