Delta Clinical and Translational Science Health Disparities Conference

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About the Delta Health Disparities Conference

The University of Mississippi Medical Center, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Tulane University faculty, staff and students are invited to attend the 2nd Annual Delta Clinical and Translational Science Health Disparities Conference.  
 
The event will bring together faculty, staff and students from three of the South's top academic medical centers to learn, share and transform ideas into solutions to eliminate health disparities in the Delta region. The conference will feature keynote presentations from each institution, three-minute lectures, a poster session and a networking session. 

The event will be held from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, on the UMMC campus in Jackson.

The deadline to register is Monday, Aug. 12.

Three-minute lecture information

Researchers from all disciplines are encouraged to deliver a three-minute lecture from 11 a.m.-noon. Selected researchers will have three minutes to discuss their research and opportunities for collaboration and can have up to three slides to present during the lecture. The deadline for slides is Wednesday, Aug. 14. 

Poster session information

Posters should measure approximately 4.5’ x 3’ and be delivered to conference Rooms A-D at the Student Union at UMMC between 9-10:15 a.m. Aug. 19. A UMMC representative will be on-site to assist you with poster delivery and set-up.

You may only register to present either a three-minute lecture or a poster. Participants will not be able to register for both.

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