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    2015 SSR Major Awardees

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    SSR 2015 Travel and Transportation

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    SSR 2015 Annual Meeting Blog

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    Biology of Reproduction

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The Society for the Study of Reproduction

The mission of the SSR is to advance scientific knowledge by promoting outstanding research and training in reproductive sciences and to protect and preserve human and animal reproductive health.

The Society

SSR was founded in 1967 to promote the study of reproduction by fostering interdisciplinary communication among scientists, holding conferences, and publishing meritorious studies.


SSR is an association of scientists and physicians dedicated to advancing knowledge of reproductive processes in animals and in humans.

News and Public Affairs

Keep on top of Society news and deadlines, member updates, and recommended resources.

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Biology of Reproduction

SSR promotes the study of reproduction through its official journal, BOR, which publishes new studies, minireviews, and commentary on important advances in the field.

Awards & Honors

The Society sponsors five major awards and two Trainee research awards that recognize outstanding contributions to the science of reproductive biology.


SSR's Trainee Members include undergraduate students, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, M.D.s, and D.V.M.s engaged in research training in reproductive biology and closely related fields.


Contributions from Members and friends are used in their entirety to support the programs through which the Society pursues its objectives.