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In addition to providing needed support for medical advances in children's health, the Children’s Health Council provides members with exciting opportunities to engage directly with Weill Cornell Medicine experts and to connect with a dynamic group of like-minded parents, grandparents and other individuals.

Members of the Children's Health Council enjoy access to semi-annual public Discovery Panels as well as an array of private events, including:

  • Intimate members-only cocktail discussions with our researchers
  • Exclusive tours of our research laboratories
  • Fun family science days that include activities for everyone in the family


...all while being part of supporting Weill Cornell Medicine's life-saving children's health research efforts, driving new discoveries to benefit children for generations to come.

Past Events

Family Science Day
February 10, 2018

Weill Cornell Medicine graduate students lead hands-on science experiments for children of our Children’s Health Council members. 

Cocktail Reception
April 26, 2017

Featuring
Dr. John T. Walkup, Vice Chair and Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Dr. Gerald M. Loughlin, Nancy C. Paduano Professor of Pediatrics and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics

Discovery Panel
March 7, 2017

Raising Resilient Kids: The Science of Building Confidence and Competence

Dr. Renae Beaumont, Clinical Psychologist, Visiting Research Fellow
Dr. Cori Green, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Dr. John T. Walkup, Vice Chair and Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Panel moderated by Dr. Gerald M. Loughlin, Nancy C. Paduano Professor of Pediatrics and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics  

Family Science Day
January 28, 2017

Weill Cornell Medicine graduate students lead hands-on science experiments for children of our Children’s Health Council members.

Discovery Panel
November 1, 2016
Unlocking the Genetic Code: What it Means for You and Your Family
April 19, 2016

9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Belfer Research Building, 302 A/B/C/D

The genome is the building block of the human body, telling a unique story about each of us. On April 19, the Children’s Health Council of Weill Cornell Medicine invites you to an engaging Discovery Panel on recent medical genetic breakthroughs and their implications for our lives and futures. A distinguished panel of pediatric clinicians and scientists will discuss working with new genetic technologies and how these advances are changing modern healthcare for the whole family. 

For more information, visit http://weill.cornell.edu/childrens_health_discovery_panel/

RSVP

Family Science Day
March 5, 2016

Weill Cornell Medicine graduate students lead hands-on science experiments for children of our Children’s Health Council members.

To Learn More

Samantha Nathan
Senior Principal Gifts Officer
(646) 962-9523
san2024@med.cornell.edu