PARP inhibition and non-BRCA DNA damage repair mutation study by Dr Rinsinger has been awarded a $50,000 grant by the MIOCA Board of Directors.

They received several worthy proposals and it was a difficult decision, but are thrilled to be able to support Dr. Risinger's important work!


The 39th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Immunology

JUNE 12-15, 2019

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kelly Strutz PhD

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For the second year in a row, two members from the OB/GYN team have been awarded the SRI and Bayer Discovery/Innovation Grant from the Society for Reproductive Investigation. Dr. Jitu George, Research Associate, received the award for his project titled: The Role of CBX family proteins in uterine fibroid proliferation and fibrosis. Dr. Tae Hoon Kim, Assistant Professor, was awarded the grant for his project: The Pathophysiology of progesterone resistance in endometriosis. Award recipients will be honored at SRI’s annual meeting, which will be held from March 12-16, 2019 in Paris, France.

OBGYN abstract title "ARID1A Loss Results in Non‐Receptive Endometrium with FOXA2 Deficiency in Endometriosis‐Related Infertility" by Ryan M. Marquadt has been selected for the SRI President’s Plenary Award. This award will be presented at our 66th Annual Scientific Meeting, which will be held in Paris, France, March 12 – 16, 2019.

The President’s Plenary Awards recognize the four highest ranked abstracts chosen for presentation at the President’s New Investigator Plenary Session. The Society has always sought a means by which to encourage young investigators to present their research at our meeting. The award encourages many young investigators to submit high‐quality abstracts.