November 13, 2008
Cannon Room, HMS Quad
Speaker: William F. Crowley, M.D.
Title: “The Importance of Pulsatile Secretion; Examples from Endocrinology”
Question: Why are some hormones released in a pulsatile manner?
Quantitative Method: Quantitative human physiology and pathophysiology
Medical Impact: Reproductive physiology, pathophysiology, and therapeutics
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