2019 Seminars

Surendra Sharma, MD, Ph D

Professor of Pediatrics and Director

Center of Excellence for Reproductive Health

Women and Infants Hospital-Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

“Understanding Preeclampsia using Alzheimer’s Etiology”

June 12, 2019


Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil

Newman Family Professor and Deputy Chair in the Department of Radiation Oncology and Director of the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences

Department of Radiation Oncology / Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences

University of Michigan

#MeToo: Harnessing Evidence to Ensure Safe and Equitable Environments in Academic Medicine

June 5, 2019


Hamid-Reza Kohan-Ghadr, PhD

Assistant Professor


Michigan State University

“The role of Irisin in the human placenta and preeclampsia”

May 29, 2019


Kenneth S. Korach, PhD

Senior Principal Investigator, Chief of Reproductive and Developmental Biology Laboratory, Chief, Receptor Biology Section


“Physiological and Clinical effects of Estrogen Receptor Functional Domains”

May 22 2019


Michael Thomas, MD

Chief of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Director of Reproductive Medicine Research

College of Medicine

University of Cincinnati

“Endocrinology of Contraception”

May 15, 2019


Michael Soares, PhD

University Distinguished Professor

University of Kansas Medical Center

“Invasive Trophoblast Development and Placental Health”

April 24, 2019


Karen Racicot, PhD

Assistant Professor


Michigan State University

“Viral Infections During Pregnancy”

April 17, 2019