Research Day

Magee-Womens Research Day in Reproductive Biology and Women's Health



Date
May 31, 2013
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Jerome Strauss III, MD, PhD
Dr Strauss is the Dean of the Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine. He is an internationally renowned researcher, educator and administrator, with diverse expertise in reproductive biology, and the application of scientific knowledge to clinical reproductive medicine.
Location
Magee-Womens Hospital Conference Center, Zero Level
Contact
Lori Rideout



412-641-2675
rideoutl@mwri.magee.edu
Description

The combined format of the program showcases the newest data from our faculty researchers, as well as selectedpresentations by our clinical fellows and residents in the Department of OBGYN-Reproductive Sciences and our postdoctoral fellows and graduate students at Magee-Womens Research Institute. We are also honored to host Dr Jerome Strauss as our Visiting Professor, who will give two lectures.

Dr Strauss is the Dean of the Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine. He is an internationally renowned researcher, educator and administrator, with diverse expertise in reproductive biology, and the application of scientific knowledge to clinical reproductive medicine. 

 Margaret Prine Joy Lecture in Reproductive Sciences at 10:00 am

"The Genetics of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: From Genome-Wide Association to Molecular Medicine"

Celebration of Life: A Lecture Honoring Mothers at 1:00 pm

"The Future Ain't What It Used To Be: Medicine and Biomedical Research in the Information Age"   

 The program begins with breakfast at approximately 7:30 am and close with the award day presentations at 3:45 pm.