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Texas Forum for Reproductive Sciences

Texas Forum for Reproductive Sciences

 The Texas Forum for Reproductive Sciences returns this spring with reproductive scientists and trainees from around Texas joining this two-day meeting to present short talks, poster sessions, and foster collaborations.   


Meeting Details

The Texas Forum for Reproductive Sciences meeting brings together basic and clinical scientists interested in female and male reproductive systems. This is a great opportunity to foster collaborations with other Texas reproductive scientists and for those in training to present their work. 

TFRS 2017 meeting chair Mala Mahendroo, Ph.D. and meeting organizers, Marie-Claude Hofmann, Ph.D. and Chandra Yallampalli, Ph.D. will coordinate the 23rd TFRS meeting taking place in Houston.

Abstracts and attendees are invited from all state-wide institutions. Short talks and poster sessions will be presented by students, fellows and junior faculty, along with two excellent plenary lectures:

"The Perinatal Microbiome" - Kjersti Aagaard, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine
"Genetic Regulation of Male Sex Differentiation" - Richard Behringer, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Genetics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


To register for the TFRS 2017 meeting, complete the online registration form or register at the conference. 
Registration is $50.

Date: 4/27/17, 12pm to 6pm
Time: 4/27/17, 12pm to 6pm
Location: Onstead Auditorium
Format: All Employee Meeting
Contact: Marie Claude Hofmann, Ph.D. - (713) 792-2841 -