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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fellows Chalk Talk

​The Fellows Chalk Talk is a forum for clinical and basic science post-doctoral fellows to present their work in progress (planned or ongoing projects).  Meetings are held 5:30 - 6:30pm, every third Wednesday of the month in Conference room 3015, Research Complex 2 (unless noted differently below).

For additional information, to request to get on the schedule, or to suggest a speaker, please contact:

Dr. Thomas Jansson​, Director, Fellows Research Forum.     

Melinda Ready​, Coordinator, Fellows Research Forum, Office: 303-724-3506

Date ​Presenter ​Title
​January 2​​​8​

​Rebecca Jessel (MFM​)

Jansson-Po​​well​ Lab

Altered First Trimester Placental Folate Tran​​sport in Obese Mothers: A Novel Link to Neural Tube Defects?
​February 25

​Priya Panth​​am (DRS)

Jansson-Powell Lab

Differential Effects of Mo​nounsaturated and Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids on Trophoblast Lipid Metabolism

​March 18

​Natalia Grindler (REI)

Jansson-Powell Lab
​DEHP Leads to Epigenetic Reprogramming and Ovarian Dysfunction in Subsequent Generations
​April 29

​Gosia Skaznik-Wikiel (REI)

McManaman Lab

Obesity-associated ovarian dysfunction: is it the phenotype or the high-fat diet to blaime?
​May 27

​Georgina Cheng (GynOnc)

Behbakt/Wilson Lab

The Impact of Estrogen on the Response of Ovarian Tumor Cells to Cisplatin
​June 27

​Anna Euser (MFM)

Moore Lab

Myometrial Artery Reactivity and the Effects of Altitude
​July 29

​Paula Diaz-Ro​driguez (DRS)

Ja​nsson-P​owell Lab

The Impact of Maternal Obesity on Placental Lipid Transport and Metabolism and Fetal Liver Lipid Accumulation in a Mouse Model
​August 19 ​Ritsuko Iwanaga (DRS)

​Connell Lab​

HOXA11 Regulates the Expression of Oxytocin Receptor in Uterosacral Ligaments
September 23 ​Stephanie Skuby (DRS)

Jansson-Powell Lab
Placental Transport of Fatty Acids in the Setting of Intrauterine Growth Restriction
​October 21 ​Anna Euser (MFM)

Moore Lab
Myometrial Vasoreactivity and the Effects of Altitude
​November ​18 ​Yi-Yung Chen, MD (DRS)

Jansson-Powell Lab
1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 stimulates SYstem A amino acid transport in primary human trophoblast cells

December 16​ ​Thomas Jansson, MD, PhD (DRS)

Jansson-Powell Lab 
​How to write a scientific paper - The basics for the beginner
​January 20
​Rebecca Jessel, MD (MFMU)

Jansson-Powell Lab
​February 17 ​Natalia Grindler, MD (MFMU)

Jansson-Powell Lab
​March 9 ​Gosia Skaznik-Wikiel, MD

Skaznik-Wikiel Lab
​April 20 ​Chris Breed, MD

Behbakht Lab
​May 18 ​Megan Gossling, MD (MFMU)

Jansson-Powell Lab
​June 15 ​Paige Cooper, PhD (DRS)

Jansson-Powell Lab