Seminar

Magee-Womens Research Institute's Work-in-Progress Seminar Series "Pregnancy and Preeclampsia: Searching for the smoking gun"



Date
October 15, 2013
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Robin E. Gandley, PhD
Assistant Professor, Magee-Womens Research Institute, Dept of Environmental & Occupational Health, Univ of Pittsburgh
Location
MWRI, 204 Craft Ave, Conf Center, 1st Floor
Contact
Kelli
Program Coordinator



klazar@mwri.magee.du
Admission
Registration is not required
Physicians ear 1.0 CME credit
A light lunch is provided
Description

I will provide an overview of our current understanding of angiogenic/ antiangiogenic factors in pregnancy and preeclampsia.  The implications of smoking during pregnancy on both adverse pregnancy outcomes and angiogenesis will be discussed as both risks and benefits.