Symposium Poster Session


Abstract submissions

The 2019 Health Equity Symposium invites you to submit an abstract for poster presentation. The Symposium Poster Session will be held during the afternoon of Wednesday, April 10, 2019. The program looks to showcase innovative projects in health equity including research, QI, education and service projects. The program will address specifically racism, representation in health sciences and racial disparities in heath in addition to a wide range of topics related to health equity such as population health, advocacy, community outreach, social determinants of health, and health equity curriculum development. Submissions will be selected on the basis of the quality of the abstract, innovative nature of the project and impact. We welcome submissions from all – including students, residents/fellows, staff, faculty, and more! Top posters will be awarded at the conclusion of the session.

Abstracts should have a maximum of 300 words. The deadline for this year's submissions has bee extended to Friday March 15th, 2019.  Should you have any questions, please contact Megan Janeway at

All abstract submissions will be notified by Monday March 18th. Please see below for poster guidelines.  If you already have a poster printed that does not fit these guidelines we can make accommodations.  


Poster Guidelines

  • Your poster should be no larger than 4 feet by 4 feet in dimension. (If you require more space please contact us and we can accommodate you)

  • Text should be 16 point font or greater.

  • Poster should include: title, authors names and affiliations.


Please contact Megan Janeway at with any questions.