Male Reproductive Health at Risk: Testicular Dysgenesis and the Environment
1:00 pm US Eastern Time
This teleconference was a discussion about the relationship between environmental exposures and Testicular Dysgenesis Syndrome, a term for a collection of disorders that arise from problems during fetal development of the testes and has been linked to lowered sperm quality, undescended testicles, hypospadias, and testicular cancer.
Call Moderator: Steve Heilig, MPH, Director of Public Health & Education, San Francisco Medical Society and CHE
- Earl Gray, PhD, Professor, Endocrinology Branch, US Environmental Protection Agency, Reproductive Toxicology Division
- Pete Myers, PhD, CEO, Environmental Health Sciences
- Niels Skakkebaek, MD, DrMSc, Professor, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
- Shanna Swan, PhD, Professor, Department of Obstretics and Gynecology, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry