Child Health Discovery Institute (CHDI) Thematic Programs


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The CHDI aims to accomplish the institute's goals through four thematic programs:

Child & Family Centered Research Community-Based Pediatric Research Compounds for Kids Pediatric Scholars

On-site pediatric Clinical Research Unit within the Children's Medical Center.

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Partnerships with community pediatricians and organizations such as schools, churches and industries to approach issues and advance research

Seeks novel drug therapy that is specifically designed for childhood disease

Programs provide development opportunities for pre-medical and medical students as well as faculty to cultivate talented and life-long pediatric scholars


Clinical Research Unit