2012 Retreat

Pathogenesis of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and its links to obesity and diabetes


The Center for Benign Urologic Diseases is hosting a Scientific Retreat 2012 beginning Tuesday, June 26, from 5-6:30 p.m. and resuming Wednesday, June 27, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Student Life Center, Board of Trust Room.

The two-day symposium will bring together experts from diverse, yet related, medical fields to discuss Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, and its links to obesity and diabetes. The free retreat will also include a poster competition.

 Keynote Speaker

Jill Macoska, Ph.D. 


Professor, Department of Urology
University of Michigan Medical School
Program in Biomedical Science

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