Shaping the Future
The 2021 Research Annual Report focuses on our patient-driven research that broadens the world of possibility for more children. At the same time, the Research Institute is developing a diverse and inclusive culture where investigators and staff at all levels and from all backgrounds feel welcome and respected. In our Inspiration story, learn more about our long-standing commitment to increasing diversity in the STEM-M pipeline, celebrate our accomplishments, and see what programs are in the works.
Join Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer Susan L. Furth, MD, PhD, in a video introduction of CHOP Research Institute’s 2021 Annual Report. Find out how the Research Institute is building on its well-established success in transforming healthcare for children, along with a strategic focus on growth of cutting-edge research programs, cell and gene therapy, big data and genomics, and commercialization of research innovations.
Learn about pediatric research developments that stemmed from our scientific teams’ ingenuity and commitment to collaboration and excellence.
In 2021, CHOP’s focus on rare and complex diseases led to a unique partnership, discovery of a new disease, and identification of genetic links to several diseases.
Novel approaches enable researchers and clinicians to make new discoveries that translate to individualized treatment strategies.
From treating tiny patients in utero to discovering genetic markers associated with bone growth, lifespan research at CHOP offers hope for healthier, happier lives.
In 2021 and beyond, promoting the health and well-being of children is at the heart of everything we do at the Research Institute.
From young students to faculty members, CHOP Research Institute is committed to increasing diversity in the STEM-M pipeline.