Presented January 27, 2016
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:
- 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.
Ulrike Luderer, MD, PhD, MPH
University of California, Irvine
Region 9 PEHSU