Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Center for Research on Reproduction and Women's Health

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CRRWH / ObGyn Symposium on
Male Reproductive Health

University of Pennsylvania
Jordan Medical Education Center Law Auditorium
3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Phila., PA 19104, 5th floor
Wednesday June 13, 2018
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Reception to Follow

Mark your calendars for an exciting symposium on Male Reproductive Health.

The Schedule

1:00 – 1:15

1:15 – 2:00
Peter N. Schlegel, M.D.,
James J. Colt Professor and Chairman;
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Weill Cornell Medicine;
Urologist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Clinical considerations for male reproductive research

2:00 — 2:30
Kate Nathanson, M.D.,
Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
The genetic underpinnings of testicular cancer

2:30 – 3:00

3:00 – 3:30
Jeremy Wang, M.D., Ph.D.,
Professor of Developmental Biology;
Director, Center for Germ Cell Research, University of Pennsylvania
Regulation of transposable elements in the male germline

3:30 – 4:00
Mariano Buffone, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor, Instituto de Biologia y Medicina Experimental, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Unexpected dynamic changes of the actin cytoskeleton during sperm acrosomal exocytosis

4:00 – 5:00
Presentation of Graduates and Research Awards

James M. Cuozzo Memorial lecture
Pablo Visconti, Ph.D.,
Professor of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sperm in ART and Science

5:00 – 7:00

The Registration link for the symposium is below.
Registration Deadline: June 4, 2018


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