Awards and Events


2015 CRRWH/ObGyn Annual Research Retreat and 36th Annual James M. Cuozzo Memorial Lecture

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Biomedical Research Building II/III Auditorium and Lobby
421 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

The retreat will feature presentations and an interactive poster session by our graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and clinical fellows covering all aspects of reproduction and women's health research.

4:00pm Keynote Speaker

photo of Dr. Bianchi
Diana W. Bianchi, M.D.
Natalie V. Zucker Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Tufts University School of Medicine
Vice Chair for Research, Floating Hospital for Children

Executive Director, Mother Infant Research Institute
Tufts Medical Center

Fetal Individualized Medicine: Developing Novel Prenatal Treatments to Address Genetic Disorders

To register for the retreat, please click the following link:

Retreat Registration Form

To submit an abstract for our retreat, please click the following link:

Abstract Submission Form

Call for Abstracts (Due no later than April 22)

All trainees (graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and clinical fellows) are encouraged to submit an abstract related to reproduction or women's health for a poster or an oral presentation. This is a great opportunity for you and your group to meet and interact with other Center members as well as members of the UPENN and CHOP research community. This is an excellent forum to showcase your current research.

Please feel free to submit an abstract. Oral and poster presentations will be selected for presentation and participants will be notified by April 29. This year we will select posters for an interactive poster session. Presenters will be expected to give a 10 min presentation of their poster with 5 min for questions to groups of retreat attendees. You may submit more than one abstract.

Abstracts should include the following elements: background, objective, methods, results, and conclusions and should be no more than 350 words.

Accepted posters must be on display before 10:00 a.m.

We look forward to seeing you there.

For additional information call or e-mail Donna Adamoli at 215-573-5446,