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Basic & Translational Research Symposium on Sex Differences from Conception through Puberty

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute, WSDM Symposium
February 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
SIEPR Koret Taube Room

Convergence of Placenta Biology and Genetic Risk for Neuropsychiatric Illness 

Time  Speaker Title

 12:00pm

 Marcia Stefanick, PhD, Director, Stanford WHSDM Center and Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Arline and Pete Harman Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics 

Opening Remarks 

12:15-1:05pm Keynote:

Daniel Weinberger, MD Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Director and CEO, Lieber Institute for Brain Development 

Convergence of Placenta Biology and Genetic Risk for Neuropsychiatric Illness 

1:15-1:45pm

Virginia Winn, MD, PhD, and Amy Braun, PhD, Stanford Medicine

Fetal Sex and the Placenta

1:45-2:15pm Gary Shaw, PhD, and Brice Gaudilliere, PhD, Stanford Medicine Sex Differences in Premature Birth (CyTOF Research)
2:15-2:45pm

Michael Eisenberg, MD, Stanford Medicine 

Don’t Forget the Father: Paternal Factors and Birth Outcomes 

3:00-3:30pm

Tamar Green, MD, Stanford Medicine 

Sex Differences in Psychiatric Disorders: What We Can Learn From Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies 

3:30-4:00pm

David S. Hong, MD, Stanford Medicine 

Examining Sex Differences in Adolescence through the Lens of Transgender Health 

4:00-4:30pm

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Stanford Medicine 

Sexual Dimorphism in Skeletal Development 

4:30-5:00pm

Neville Golden, MD, Stanford Medicine 

Sex Differences in Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders 

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Event Sponsor: 
The Stanford Women’s Health & Sex Differences in Medicine (WHSDM) Center and the Maternal & Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI)