Endocrine Health and Diseases
What are the health consequences of alcohol consumption? What is the relationship between stress, sleep disturbance and alcohol abuse? Does childhood neglect affect mental diseases? This seminar will explore these questions, and more, as students learn about various research approaches currently being used in Rutgers' labs to understand how stress and alcohol consumption affect endocrine health and cause various diseases. Readings and discussions will focus on identifying the physiological mechanisms involved in various endocrine diseases.