S07 Metabolic Consequences of the Fetal/Perinatal Environment: Is Early “Catch Up” Growth All Good?

Program: Symposia
Clinical/Translational Session
Thursday, March 5, 2015: 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room 11 (San Diego Convention Center)
**This session is eligible for CME credit**

Supported by Novo Nordisk Inc.

Chair:
Sari Mäkelä, University of Turku, Turku, Finland

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The intrauterine and neonatal nutritional environment can have a profound impact on later risk for metabolic abnormalities, including obesity and metabolic syndrome. The symposia will review available contemporary data on the impact of the environment in utero and postnatally in transgenerational disease.

9:30 AM
Maria Veronica Mericq, MD, Pediatric Endocrinology, Hosp San Borja-Arriaran, Santiago, Chile
Nothing to Disclose: MVM
10:00 AM
Sara Elizabeth Pinney, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
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10:30 AM
Johan G. Eriksson, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
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