Research and Innovation

Our Stanford Medicine Children’s Health obstetricians and maternal-fetal medicine specialists are researchers and professors in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) and Obstetrics Division at Stanford School of Medicine. Research empowers our doctors to provide you and your baby with the most advanced care available. Here you can learn about one of our most comprehensive research programs that is meant to transform health outcomes for pregnant women and their newborns.

Dunlevie Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center for Discovery, Innovation and Clinical Impact

Established in 2021 through a philanthropic donation, this center reimagines high-risk obstetrics with bold and comprehensive research that aims to transform the health of pregnant women and their babies by rapidly accelerating discoveries and pursuing research that will help advance health equity. The great minds at the Dunlevie center are leading the charge in national research on high-risk pregnancies and focus on emerging priorities in this field.

Learn more about the Dunlevie center at Stanford and our ongoing clinical trials.