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MIRI Members Attend the 2023 New England Perinatal Society Meeting


On March 3-5, 2023 the annual scientific meeting of the New England Perinatal Society (NEPS) was held at the in Newport, RI.  MIRI PIs Dr. Elizabeth Yen and Dr. Michael House are on the Board of Directors of NEPS, which brings together perinatologists, neonatologists, and other investigators to advance scientific knowledge for the benefit of patients.

Emily Brew

MIRI lab member Emily Brew presented “Disproportionate Growth and Body Composition in Opioid Exposed Neonates.”


Dr. Deanna Sverdlov

MIRI Fellow Dr. Deanna Sverdlov presented "Relationship between placental lipid content and neonatal adiposity in the context of obesity during pregnancy."