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Su Laboratory

Dr. H. Irene Su

H. Irene Su, M.D. M.S.C.E. is Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. She is Program Director for the Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Fellowship, and Director of the Oncofertility Program at UC San Diego.

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Dr. H. Irene Su

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Improving the reproductive health of young people with cancer

​Our Research

Nearly 60,000 girls, adolescents and young adult women are diagnosed with cancer each year. More than ever, young people will survive cancer and can look forward to the future. Cancer treatment can affect future fertility, pregnancy and the menopause. Currently, there is limited information to help young survivors, their families and their healthcare providers navigate these complex issues. Our research group conducts observational and interventional studies to help young cancer survivors improve their reproductive health.

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​About the Research Team

Our group conducts innovative patient oriented research studies to help young cancer survivors improve their reproductive health throughout the cancer continuum.

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Lab Location

Our research group is located on the 3rd floor of the Moores UC San Diego Cancer Center

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Recent Publications

Su HI, Kwan B, Witcomb BW, Shliakhsitsava K, Dietz AC, Stark SS, Martinez E, Sluss PM, Sammel MD, Natarajan L. “Modeling variation in the reproductive lifespan of female adolescent and young adult cancer survivors using AMH.” Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism (2020) PMID 32270202.

Lam CM, Shliakhtsitsava K, Stark SS, Medica ACO, Pinson KA, Witcomb BW, Su HI. “Reproductive intentions in childless female adolescent and young cancer survivors.” Fertility Sterility (2020); 113(2):392-399. PMID 32106992M, PMC7112460.

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