Learn about key topics in intrauterine development, the link between preterm birth & adult hypertension, the fetal programming of childhood behaviour, and the effects of maternal diet on infant development. Presented by Dr. Judith Hall, Senior Scientist Emeritus, Reproduction & Healthy Pregnancy, CFRI; Emerita Professor, Departments of Pediatrics & Medical Genetics, UBC. | Dr. Mikael Norman, Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Karolinska University Hospital; Professor, Pediatrics, Karolinska Institute. | Dr. Tim Oberlander, Scientist & Senior Scholar, Developmental Neurosciences & Child Health, CFRI; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UBC; Developmental Pediatrician, BC Children's Hospital. | Dr. Sheila Innis, Director & Scientist, Nutrition & Metabolism Research Program, CFRI; Professor, Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, UBC. (2010)
This week's Research Roundup covers medicinal cannabis and autism, the use of CRISPR to reduce transplant rejection, gender's role in adolescent food choices and the connection between early cytomegalovirus infection and allergies.
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