Lecture: CTSA Visiting Scholars - The Influence of Hormonal Dysregulation in Autoimmunity

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The Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute is hosting Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) KL2 Scholar, DeAnna Baker Frost MD, PhD on February 2, 2021, 12-1 p.m. CST as a part of the CLIC-CTSA Visiting Scholar Program. Dr. Baker Frost will present on 'The Influence of Hormonal Dysregulation in Autoimmunity.'

Objectives:

Deanna Baker Frost MD, PhD
DeAnna Baker Frost MD, PhD

 

  • Provide a brief overview of estrogen, testosterone, and progesterone biosynthesis and how they affect the immune system.
  • Summarize background studies that describe the relationship between hormonal dysregulation in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and systemic sclerosis.
  • Postulate future research directions surrounding hormone dysregulation and autoimmunity.

 

February 2, 2021 | 12 - 1 p.m. CST                                                                                                                                                         
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For more information, contact L-Sharma@northwestern.edu

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- Add to Calendar 2021-02-02 13:00:00 2021-02-02 14:00:00 Lecture: CTSA Visiting Scholars - The Influence of Hormonal Dysregulation in Autoimmunity The Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute is hosting Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) KL2 Scholar, DeAnna Baker Frost MD, PhD on February 2, 2021, 12-1 p.m. CST as a part of the CLIC-CTSA Visiting Scholar Program. Dr. Baker Frost will present on 'The Influence of Hormonal Dysregulation in Autoimmunity.' Objectives: DeAnna Baker Frost MD, PhD  Provide a brief overview of estrogen, testosterone, and progesterone biosynthesis and how they affect the immune system. Summarize background studies that describe the relationship between hormonal dysregulation in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and systemic sclerosis. Postulate future research directions surrounding hormone dysregulation and autoimmunity.   February 2, 2021 | 12 - 1 p.m. CST                                                                                                                                                          Open to the public                                                                                                    Registration via Zoom required                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    For more information, contact L-Sharma@northwestern.edu https://clic-ctsa.org/events/influence-hormonal-dysregulation-autoimmunity Northwestern University At Chicago admin@clic-ctsa.org America/New_York public
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