The Children’s Inn invites you to celebrate 30 years of hope and discovery.

Join us for four online events, held over four weeks, featuring families who have been given hope through the power of research, highlighting the latest medical discoveries and providing a glimpse at the future of the most promising NIH research.

The Children’s Inn will be joined by NIH Director Dr. Francis S. Collins, NIH institute directors, members of Congress and families we have served.

Registration will close 24 hours prior to each session.

Sessions will be held on the following dates:

  • April 13, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. ET — Opening Session with National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis S. Collins
  • April 19, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET — Discovery Series: Session One with National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) Acting Director Dr. Joni L. Rutter
  • April 26, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. ET — Discovery Series: Session Two with Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Director Dr. Diana W. Bianchi
  • May 5, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. ET — Discovery Series: Session Three with National Cancer Institute (NCI) Director Dr. Norman E. Sharpless


April 19, 2021


This is the second of four events in our ongoing Celebrating 30 Years of Hope and Discovery series.


Virtual Event Series