Virginia Mensah


Virginia Mensah
BA, Genetics and Microbiology
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ
MD, University of Illinois - Chicago
Chicago, IL
Fellow, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Center for Fertility-Women and Infants Hospital
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI
Larry Feig, PhD, Advisor


My project is to lead a clinical study testing the hypothesis that exposure of males to severe stress during their youth alters sperm miRNAs that may contribute to anxiety in their future offspring.

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December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development