Kelle Moley, MD, the James P. Crane Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been elected president of the Society of Gynecologic Investigation (SGI).
The SGI is an international society that aims to inspire investigation of global problems in women’s reproductive health through achievements in discovery, transferring new knowledge and training future scholars.
Moley, also a professor of cell biology and physiology, additionally is vice chair and director of basic science research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a physician at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
She is one of a handful of people in the world studying how maternal obesity as well as type 1 and type 2 diabetes affect the implantation and development of mouse embryos, which could provide insight into the pregnancy outcomes of these diseases in humans.
The featured article was originally published in Washington University’s Newsroom: Moley elected president of gynecologic society