EIN 52-1654453

Children's National Research Institute (CNHS)

IRS 501(c) type
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The mission of Children’s National Health System is to excel in care, advocacy, research and education.
Related structure
CNHS is a subordinate organization under Children's National Hospital.
Also known as...
Children's Research Institute; Children's National Health System
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Program areas at CNHS

Center for cancer and immunology Research: the center for cancer & immunology Research (ccir) aims to develop and apply scientific knowledge in the areas of cancer, blood, and infectious and immunologic disorders to advance patient care. The ccir was reorganized to integrate the clinical and Research enterprises in oncology, infectious disease, hematology, allergy, immunology and rheumatology in order to be aligned with the center for cancer and blood disorders (ccbd) and promote and facilitate the conduct of translational Research. This reorganization has now resulted in the establishment of 5 sections:1. Childhood cancer2. Infectious disease3. Cancer immunology/immunotherapy4. Hematology & transfusion medicine 5. Allergy, immunology, rheumatologythe new structure has allowed the ccir leadership to work closely with ccbd leadership to better develop a strategic goal for the future, including strategic expansion of Research programs rather than opportunistic recruitments. A primary focus for the next 5 years will be to establish a comprehensive cancer center with gwu that is positioned to apply for nci designation in 2022. The center of cancer and immunology Research had $14,630,436 in expenses fy 2020.sheikh zayed Institute (szi) for pediatric surgical innovation:launched in september 2009, the Research space officially opened in april 2011. The sheikh zayed Institute for pediatric surgical innovation at Children's National redefines what is possible in surgery for children by combining Research and clinical expertise into one collaborative team. The Institute develops knowledge, tools, and procedures that benefit children in the Washington dc region, across the country, and around the world. The primary focus is to learn from today's surgeries and conduct innovative Research based on that knowledge to improve pediatric surgery for children. Each year the szi faculty publish over 90 peer reviewed articles in top ranked journals, more than 50 new patents have filed to date, and more than 10 startup companies have been established. All faculty at the szi now hold nationally recognized peer reviewed funding. The szi hosts the National capital consortium for pediatric devices innovation, an fda funded program (one of the 8 in the country), to support pediatric focused product development and advocacy. The sheikh zayed Institute for pediatric surgical innovation had $11,443,987 in expenses fy 2020.

Grants made by CNHS

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Children's School ServicesGeneral Program Support$109,722

Who funds Children's National Research Institute (CNHS)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Children's National Hospital FoundationGen. Support$8,570,567
The George Washington University (GWU)Subaward$654,000
Johns Hopkins University (JHU)Sub-Award$558,167
...and 28 more grants received totalling $12,574,457

Personnel at CNHS

Kurt NewmanPresident Chief Executive Officer$0
Alec KingExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$0
Eugenie HeitmillermdChief of Anesthesia$0
Matthew OetgenChief of Ortho and Sports Medical$0
Kathleen Chavanu GormanExecutive Vice President, Patient Care Services
...and 11 more key personnel

Financials for CNHS

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$62,913,435
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$423,625
Total revenues$63,337,060

Form 990s for CNHS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-20990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-11-15990View PDF
2016-062017-10-10990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s
Data update history
October 10, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
August 4, 2022
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $299,212 from American Diabetes Association Research Foundation
September 11, 2021
Received grants
Identified 22 new grant, including a grant for $8,570,567 from Children's National Hospital Foundation
August 23, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
HospitalsMedical research organizationsChapter / child organizations
Conducts researchReceives government fundingCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donationsNo full-time employees
General information
111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington, DC 20010
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
District of Columbia, DC
Website URL
(202) 476-5000
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
H90: Medical Specialty Research
NAICS code, primary
622: Hospitals
Parent/child status
Subordinate organization
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