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Reproductive Endocrinology & Women’s Health Laboratory


  • Leanne Redman, MS, PhD


The mission of the Reproductive Endocrinology and Women's Health Lab is to investigate the impact of the obesogenic environment on health issues in women.


The Reproductive Endocrinology and Women’s Health Laboratory conducts translational research studies to understand the interrelationships between body weight, insulin resistance and optimal health in women across the lifespan. Our research focuses on puberty, polycystic ovary syndrome, pregnancy, gestational diabetes, breast feeding, menopause and infant health and development.

For more information, visit our laboratory website: