03.07.24 | Sex-Specific Effects of Lead Exposure on Cardiac DNA Methylation and Function | Laurie Svoboda, PhD
Live Lecture ~ 4:00 - 5:00 PM EST
Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University
This research seminar will discuss the effects of developmental exposure to the environmental contaminant, lead, on the
heart, and will highlight potential sex differences.
This educational initiative is designed for local, physicians, specialists, residents, and fellows, specializing in Pathology.
After participating in this activity, attendees should be better able to:
- Be able to describe some effects of lead on the cardiovascular system.
- Articulate the importance of considering sex differences in environmental health studies.
- Describe how the mouse and human induced pluripotent stem cell models are used in developmental environmental exposure studies.
Lecture - 4:00-5:00 PM
Cocktail Reception - 5:00-6:00 PM
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 AttendanceParticipants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.