SRI 64th Annual Scientific Meeting
SRI 64th Annual Scientific Meeting

Society of Reproductive Investigation (SRI)

64th Annual Scientific Meeting, March 15-18, 2017

Fetal Physiology Satellite Meeting

Integration of Environmental Signals During Development

Organizer: Sean W. Limesand, PhD
                  University of Arizona

Location: Bonnet Creek X

Morning Session: 8:20 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Moderator: Sean W. Limesand, PhD

8:20 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.


8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Hypoxia, Stress, and Fetal Inflammation: What's the Microbiome Got to Do With It?
Charles E. Wood, PhD
University of Florida

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.


10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Developmental Programming by IUGR: Common Outcomes and Gaps in Knowledge From Animal Models
Kathryn L. Gatford, PhD

University of Adelaide

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Lactocrine Signaling and the Maternal Environmental Continuum
Frank "Skip" F. Bartol, PhD

Auburn University

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Afternoon Session: 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Moderator: Dustin T. Yates, PhD

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Modulation of Fetal Adipogenesis by Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals
Almudena Veiga-Lopez, DVM, PhD

Michigan State University

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Amino Acids Regulate Paracrine Signaling and Development of the Pancreatic Islet in IUGR Fetuses
Paul J. Rozance, MD

Children's Hospital Colorado

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Intrauterine Inflammation and Infection: Journey to the Center of the Fetal Brain
Irina Burd, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins Medicine

International Collaborative Ovine (ICON) Network Session
International Collaborating Ovine Network (ICON) was established to promote sheep as a valuable animal model for biomedical and physiological research.

Matthew Kemp, PhD

University of Western Australia

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


The Artificial Placenta: Development and Application
Masatoshi Saito, MD, PhD
Tohoku University Hospital

3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.



4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Ultrasound in Preclinical Models of Pregnancy
Sarah Stock, MBChB, PhD
University of Edinburgh

4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Manipulating Gene Expression in the Sheep Placenta
Russ Anthony, PhD
Colorado State University