“Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Mechanisms and Concerns” was the theme of the 8th Annual Pioneers in Endocrinology Workshop held at the Cook Student Center on Sept. 16. This annual daylong workshop was sponsored by the Rutgers Endocrine Program; Department of Animal Sciences at the Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS); Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension; Rutgers–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition; and the New Jersey Obesity Group. More than 120 students, postdocs, faculty, and staff attended the event, which comprised morning presentations and an afternoon poster session.
The following individuals welcomed the participants and gave opening remarks: Dipak Sarkar, Endocrine Program Director; Robert Goodman, SEBS Executive Dean; Brian Strom, Chancellor of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences; and Christopher Molloy, Rutgers Senior Vice President for Research and Economic Development. [Read more…]