Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Articulate that sex differences in brain structure and function can stem from the effects of sex steriods.
  2. Recognize that differences can also stem from the gonad-independent effects of the X vs. Y chromosome.
  3. Recognize that other endocrine-related mechanisms (such as early life metabolic milieu) can affect brain structure later in life.

Faculty

Mark Palmart, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Physiology
The Hospital for Sick Children - University of Toranto

Commercial Relationships: None

Session date: 
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Chestnut 1 A & B
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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