Endocrine Grand Rounds

Regulation of the menstrual cycle



Date
December 20, 2013
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Anthony J. Zeleznik, PhD
Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reporoductive Sciences and Department of Cell Biology & Physiology
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
University of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Understand the process of follicular development and corpus luteum development and function.

2. Understand the roles of follicle stimulating hormone and luteinizing hormone on ovarian function.

3. Understand how a single follicle is selected to develop each cycle and how this process is interrupted in pathophysiological states.