The mission of the center is to foster cutting edge research that improves the lives of children. The Center will comprise research administration, support, laboratory and core facilities in the MR-4 research building, as well as clinical research facilities in the new Battle Building. We expect that the Center will continue to grow and develop with the addition of investigators and support over the coming years.

Our Vision

  • Generate fundamental new knowledge.
  • Accelerate the transfer of knowledge to excel in the care of children and their families.
  • Educate the new cadre of graduate and medical students, and physician-scientists.
  • Collaborate with the private sector, government and industry to develop new therapies and tools.
  • Engage our communities and leaders in implementing novel educational–health practices throughout the State and globally.
  • Develop inter-departmental, national and international partnerships to enhance/potentiate our capabilities and global reach.

Our Mission