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The 8th Annual UCLA Children’s Discovery & Innovation Institute (CDI) Symposium will be held on Zoom on May 12, 2021 to generate cross-campus collaborations to advance translational child health research. The UCLA CDI Institute is the research home of the Pediatrics Department and was established in 2013. The CDI Institute encourages multidisciplinary child health research and training at UCLA across the spectrum of basic, translational, clinical and health services research. The 2021 Symposium will feature Guest Speakers, Maryland Pao, MD (NIH), Avishek Adhikari, PhD (UCLA), Omai Garner, PhD (UCLA), Valerie Arboleda, MD, PhD (UCLA), & Kathryn M. Edwards, MD (Vanderbilt University).