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Date
October 30, 2017
Time
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location
Haines 352 Reading Room
Contact
Avery Lopez
uclabec@gmail.com

DARBY SAXBE, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Becoming a parent is transformative. This talk will review recent research on neuroendocrine and behavioral changes in new parents, including studies of longitudinal change and within-person linkage in testosterone, cortisol, sleep, and depression in both mothers and fathers.

The BEC Speaker Series hosts presentations by renowned scholars from across the social, behavioral, and biological sciences whose work sheds light on human evolution, including issues of cultural transmission, behavioral ecology, affect, cognition, and health.