Conference Agenda

We are pleased to include investigators, postdoctoral fellows, students, laboratory personnel, staff, and community partners in presentations and poster sessions. We welcome the participation of local and regional health departments, universities, colleges, and community organizations who are involved in promoting and sharing research outcomes. We encourage health disparities research investigators and population science experts to attend this conference as we reach to increase community participation in our translational program through networking and information sharing and exchange.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Conference Registration & Check-In
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Continental Breakfast
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM NIMHD Updates
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Concurrent Professional Development Activities
Team Building / Collaborations
Grant Writing
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Concurrent Professional Development Activities
Community Engagement
Grant Writing (continued)
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM General Session I: Welcome and Opening
Keynote: HIV Health Disparities
Session Presentations: HIV Translational and Health Disparities
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Poster Networking Session & Dinner Reception

Friday, November 9, 2018

7:00 AM – 12:00 PM Conference Registration & Check-in
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM General Session II: Cancer Model
9:45 AM – 11:00 AM General Session III: Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease Model
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM General Session IV: Community & Population-Based Studies Model
12:15 PM – 3:00 PM Poster Networking Session & Lunch
3:10 PM – 3:30 PM Summary & Closing