2019 UW Women’s Health Lecture & Symposium – Call for Posters

CCHE would like to alert you to the 2019 UW Women’s Health and Health Equity Research Lecture & Symposium coming up this Fall ~

The 2019 UW Women’s Health and Health Equity Research Lecture & Symposium will be held Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC), room 1325.  This year will be the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology’s 7th Symposium and will feature a keynote lecture from Tiffany Green, PhD, incoming Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences and Obstetrics and Gynecology.  In addition, Heidi Brown, MD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Sherry Zhang, PhD, Health Disparities Research Scholar, will give presentations. The annual Symposium highlights women’s health and health equity research.

Submit a Poster
Abstracts for posters on women’s health research are now being solicited. They are especially interested in research focused on gender and racial health disparities. Posters will be accepted into two categories: Category 1: basic and pre-clinical research; and Category 2: clinical, implementation, and public health research. A panel of UW faculty will judge the posters and a $100 prize will be awarded in each category.

Poster submissions are due by Friday, September 13. Please submit your abstract HERE. If you have any questions, please contact Autumn Hayes at ahayes1@wisc.edu.

Find more information about the Symposium here.

2019 Symposium Announcement Flyer (PDF)