Lecture: Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
Campus Center 904-908

Germaine Buck-Louis, PhD, will present "Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction: Moving Beyond Individuals to Couples." Buck-Louis is the director and senior investigator of the Division of Intramural Population Health Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

Dr. Germaine Buck-Louis’s research interests focus on the interplay between environmental chemicals and lifestyle on human reproduction and development. Buck-Louis is currently the principal investigator of the LIFE Study, a population-based cohort of couples recruited on discontinuing contraception for purposes of becoming pregnant to illustrate the discoveries uncovered when researchers move beyond individuals to study both partners.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit the Center for Research on Families website.