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Reproductive science and medicine is a vibrant field where research successes and advances are interspersed with ethical, political and legal nuances. Our goal with this News section is to keep CRS members apprised of accurate, important and up-to-date information in our local community and beyond (i.e. meetings, relevant programs, funding opportunities, job postings). Please contact us if there is specific information you would like to see included in the News.
This June CRS was elated to be able to graduate our 5th cohort of MS-RSM students. This past year has brought challenges but our resilient young scientists have made great strides in our field and have left a lasting impact on the MS-RSM and CRS. Read more about their impressions of the program!
CRS Spotlight on CRS Leadership team member Jose Alvarado and his important contributions to our scientific community.
CRS Alumni Spotlight on MS-RSM graduate, Seth Barishansky, with reflections on his studies in the MS-RSM program and his current position as a resident at George Washington University.
Dr. Abha Chalpe Ghosh, PhD, reflects on her time as a postdoctoral fellow at Northwestern and her current work as a project manager at PharmaACE
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Dr. Roslyn Taylor, postdoctoral fellow in the Hope Lab.
Dr. Teru Jellerette-Nolan, PhD, Associate Director, Medical Science Liaison and Training Reproductive/Women’s Health at Ferring Pharmaceuticals, discussed her path from Academia to Industry and the lesson learned along the way.
The CRS Reproductive Science & Medicine Summit is an annual, trainee-led event highlighting new advances in reproductive sciences. Showcasing distinguished researchers, this year’s summit was a day-long, virtual event with national and international participants. On May 7th, about 200 participants joined the summit that focused on diversity and inclusion across reproductive sciences.
CRS Alumni Spotlight on MS-RSM graduate, Noelle Ozimek, with reflections on her studies in the program MS-RSM program and her current position at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Shelby Hophan, second year MS-RSM graduate student in the Wan Lab.
Dr. Nan Zhang, reflects on his time as a postdoctoral fellow at Northwestern and his current work as an embryologist.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Hana Kubo, 3rd year graduate student in the Laronda Lab
Dr. Joan Jorgensen, PhD, DVM, Associate Professor, Department of Comparative Biosciences
School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Wisconsin delivered the 2021 Dr. Danielle Maatouk Memorial Lectureship.
CRS Alumni Spotlight on MS-RSM graduate, Kristy Tse, with reflections on her studies in the program MS-RSM program and her current position at Pacific Fertility Center.
Dr. Irene Lee, PhD, reflects on her time as a graduate student in CRS and her current work at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Kessidy Chan, MS, Research Technologist in the Mayo Lab.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Tanvi Potluri, 3rd year graduate student in the Bulun Lab.
The Center for Reproductive Science, in collaboration with the Oncofertility Consortium, hosted “Oncofertility Around the Globe” a virtual symposia that highlighted the ongoing international clinical care and translational research in the fields of oncofertility and fertility preservation.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Ashley Diaz, second year MS-RSM graduate student in the Laronda lab.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Dr. Debu Chakravarti, Anna Lapham Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Jingjing Kipp, PhD, reflects on her time as a postdoctoral fellow at Northwestern and her current work as an Associate Professor at DePaul University.
CRS Alumni Spotlight on MS-RSM graduate, Vanessa Rosa, with reflections on her studies in the MS-RSM program and her current position at West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute.
Master's students in reproductive sciences from Northwestern and the University of Murcia, in Spain, came together via zoom to participate in a international journal club focusing on current topics in reproductive science and medicine and to expand our scientific networks globally.
Dr. Tom O'Halloran, PhD, Foundation Professor in the Departments of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics and Chemistry at Michigan State University and CRS faculty member delivered the 2021 Dr. Erwin Goldberg Lectureship.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Dr. Seth Garwin, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow in the O'Halloran lab.
CRS Alumni Spotlight on MS-RSM graduate, Leah Simon reflections on her studies in the program MS-RSM program and her current studies at Cornell University.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Asia Ingram, MS-RSM graduate student in the Kim lab.
Dr. Miranda Bernhardt, PhD, reflects on her time as a graduate student in CRS and her current work at Washington State University.
Dr. Mazhar Adli, PhD showcased his team's work on new and innovative tactics in the fight against cancer during CRS's New Year's Lecture.
Dr. Sharron Manuel, MS, MD, PhD, reflects on her time as an MS-RSM student and her current work as an Assistant Professor at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center of El Paso.
Dr. Susan Olalekan, PhD, reflects on her time as a postdoctoral fellow in CRS and her current work as at the University of Chicago.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Dr. Yanique Thomas, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Hope lab.
CRS Scientist Spotlight on Evan Scott, Kay Davis Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Microbiology Immunology and CRS Training Program Mentor.
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