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PEHSU Grand Rounds | Prenatal Toxicant Exposure and Ovarian Aging and Cancer | 12/27/16 @ 1pm EST

posted on Jan 26, 2016

We invite you to attend the PEHSU Program Grand Rounds Webinar tomorrow, January 27, 2016, at 1:00pm EST.

Everyone is invited to participate in this live webinar and phone-based event. This in-depth and interactive series provides a platform for learning and discussion about issues that focus on current and emerging aspects of pediatric and reproductive environmental health. 

Title: Prenatal toxicant exposure and ovarian aging and cancer

Presenter: Ulrike Luderer, MD, PhD, MPH; Professor, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA

Click here for Dr. Luderer's photo and bio.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the critical events during ovarian development and their timing.
  • Review the experimental and epidemiological evidence that exposure to environmental toxicants can lead to accelerated ovarian aging and ovarian tumors in adulthood.
  • Understand what is known about mechanisms by which prenatal exposures to toxicants cause ovarian failure and ovarian tumors and understand key data gaps.
Please click here for additional information and to register for this event.