Stress and Development
Sponsored by: Reproduction and Healthy Pregnancy Research Cluster & Reproductive and Developmental Sciences Program (UBC Department of Ob/Gyn)
Guest speakers include:
"Does parental stress in early life have an epigenetic signature?"
Dr. Clyde Hertzman (UBC, School of Population and Public Health)
"Lasting impact of stress during development: sex differences in HPA axis, neuroplasticity, and behavior"
Dr. Liisa Galea (UBC, Department of Psychology)
“Prenatal alcohol exposure: Programming, the HPA axis and later life vulnerability”
Dr. Joanne Weinberg (UBC, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences)
**The afternoon includes a coffee break and informal networking reception with food and beverages.**
To attend, please RSVP by November 14, 2012 to: Domena Tu (firstname.lastname@example.org)
14:00 PM to 16:00 PM
Chan Centre for Family Health Education (CFRI)