Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Menke is a reproductive endocrinologist whose research focuses on the effect of obesity and lipids on infertility. Through both animal models and human studies, Dr. Menke hopes to identify causes of reduced fecundity in the obese population as well as identify potential therapeutic targets for patients undergoing treatment for infertility.
Over the last few decades, birth rates have decreased across the globe. The United States is no exception. Aside from a few years in the mid-2000s, the number of births in the United States have been falling for the...