Obesity and Fertility in Women: Can we and should we treat obesity prior to conception? Event as iCalendar

01 August 2017

5pm - 6:30am

Venue: Lecture Theatre 501-11, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland

Location: 85 Park Road, Grafton

Host: University of Auckland

Cost: Free

Contact email: c.farquhar@auckland.ac.nz

Website: https://www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/en/faculty/about/news-and-events/events/2017/july/professor-rick-legro-s-visit.html


Don't miss this valuable opportunity to hear from Professor Rick Legro, as he visits NZ and presents at a variety of venues in Auckland.

Professor Legro is the Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Public Health Sciences at Penn State College of Medicine.

He is an internationally recognised expert in fertility and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Professor Legro has held many important national and international roles, perhaps the most important his leadership of several large randomised controlled trials for the Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network of the NIH.

He is first author of four New England Journal of Medicine articles as well as many other highly regarded journals for the specialty of reproductive medicine. His topics of interest are fertility, obesity, genomics, insulin resistance, and clinical trials.

If you would like to meet with Professor Legro, please email Professor Cindy Farquhar.

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