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Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Fernanda Alvarado, MD will be giving two oral presentations at the next SGI conference

Dr. Fernanda is a post doctorate research fellowDr. Fernanda Alvarado, a post-doctoral fellow in the O’Tierney-Ginn Lab, will be presenting at the March 2020 Society of Reproductive Investigation 67th annual meeting in Vancouver, BC. The abstracts for her two presentations are entitled “Placental MiRNAs Predicted to Target Insulin Signaling Pathways are Associated with Maternal Insulin Resistance in Late Pregnancy” and “Identification of Placental MiRNA Associated with Maternal Insulin Sensitivity During Pregnancy.”

“Only the top 15% of abstracts are chosen for oral presentation, so we are very excited,”said PI Dr. Perrie O’Tierney-Ginn.