17th Annual Child Health Research Days

Virtual Conference

Oct. 6 & 7, 2021

About

Learn more about CHRD and see for yourself why this is Manitoba’s Premier Child Health Event.

Recap video from 2017 Child Health Research Days

17th Annual Child Health Research Days, presented by the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Nutrition for a Changing World
October 6-7, 2021: Virtual Conference

The Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba is proud to be hosting the 17th Annual Child Health Research Days (CHRD) virtual conference. This year’s theme is Nutrition for a Changing World and the science of nourishing the next generation.

CHRD is an exciting and unique event focused on innovative child health research happening in Manitoba, Canada, and around the world. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from internationally acclaimed speakers on a range of pertinent topics; network and collaborate with fellow researchers; participate in workshops and discussion sessions; and learn about exciting advancements in the future of child health from our trainees.

CHRD provides a stimulating educational environment for both researchers and trainees, with opportunities for trainees to participate in poster sessions and the Dr. GoodBear’s Den oral competition.

About the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

The Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (CHRIM) was established in 2001. CHRIM is the research division of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba.  At the Institute, more than 270 world-class pediatric medical researchers, technical staff, students, and support staff are involved in over $20 million of research and clinical trial activity each year. CHRIM is the first research facility dedicated exclusively to pediatric research in the prairie provinces.

Contact Information

General inquiries: Chelsea Bowkett, cbowkett@chrim.ca
Media and communications: Stephanie Matthews, smatthews@chrim.ca