Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences [Endocrine Program]


2015 Pioneers in Endocrinology Workshop - September 16, 2015

Synopsis: 8th Annual Pioneers in Endocrinology Workshop – for scientists interested in issues concerning endocrine and metabolic health, endocrine gland cancers, nutrition, neuroscience, environmental toxicology, and addiction. This year’s lecture focus is “Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Mechanisms and Concerns.”

Speakers: Sally Radovick, M.D. and John E. Nestler, M.D.

Start: Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 10:00 a.m.

End: Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Location: Cook Campus Center, 59 Biel Rd

Fee: suggested donation of $10

Sponsor: Rutgers Endocrine Program; Department of Animal Sciences at the Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers cooperative Extension, Rutgers-RWJMS Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, New Jersey Obesity Group

Category: workshop


Contact: Jeannette Mullins

Contact email:

Phone number: (848) 932-7501

Additional info: Speaker lectures are from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Dr. Sally Radovick, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School will be lecturing on “The Genetic Basis of Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism.”

John E. Nestler, M.D., William Branch Porter Professor of Medicine, Chair, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University will be lecturing on "PCOS and Insulin Resistance: A Clinical and Basic Research Travelogue."

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. luncheon

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. poster presentations


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