• Tuesdays, 12:00 to 1:00 P.M.
  • Magee-Womens Research Institute, Conference Center, 1st Floor
  • Physicians Earn 1 CME Credit / Other Health Care Professionals Earn 0.10 CEUs
  • Light lunch provided and registration is not required
  • Contact Kelli Lazar for questions at 412-641-6052 or klazar@mwri.magee.edu


“Regulation of male fertility by testosterone”

January 31, 2017

William Walker, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, and Magee Womens Research Institute

“miR-181a: Multiple Functions of a Tiny RNA in Ovarian Cancer initiation and progression”

February 7, 2017

Analisa DiFeo, PhD, Assistant Professor, General Medical Sciences (Oncology), Norma C. and Albert I. Geller Designated Professor of Ovarian Cancer Research, Co-Director, Athymic Animal & Xenograft Core Facility Case Western Reserve University

“Reproductive Factors Associated with Midlife Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease”

February 14, 2017

Yamnia Cortés, PhD, MPH, MS, FNP-BC, Postdoctoral Scholar, Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology, Catov Lab, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh

“Engineering Thin Films for Combined Contraception and HIV Prevention”

February 14, 2017

Sravan Patel, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, Rohan Lab, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh


February 21, 2017

Stefan Schlatt, PhD, Director at the Centre of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology, Albert-Schweitzer Campus, Münster, Germany

“p53-based intestinal stem cell protection against cancer treatments”

February 28, 2017

Jian Yu, PhD, Professor of Pathology, of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Hillman Cancer Center Research Pavilion, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine