WHSDM Basic & Translational Research Symposium: Sex Differences from Conception through Puberty

Monday, February 11, 2019

12:00 pm

SIEPR-Gunn Map

Sponsored by:
Stanford Women's Health & Sex Differences in Medicine Center (WHSDM) and the Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI)

The Stanford WHSDM Center (Women's Health and Sex Differences in Medicine) and the Stanford Maternal Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI) are hosting the 8th Annual WHSDM Basic and Translational Research Symposium. The theme is sex differences from conception through puberty with the keynote address from Daniel Weinberger, MD, Director and CEO, Lieber Institute for Brain Development, and Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Weinberger will present "Convergence of Placenta Biology and Genetic Risk for Neuropsychiatric Illness", and faculty in the Stanford School of Medicine will explore sex differences in medicine in areas ranging from premature birth to adolescent eating disorders.

For the entire schedule of speakers and topics, click here.

A light lunch will be served at 12:00.

Please register here.

When:
Monday, February 11, 2019
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where:
SIEPR-Gunn Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public.

Tags:

Lecture / Reading Diversity Health / Wellness Women / Gender Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-725-7946, preising@stanford.edu
More info:
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