UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium

Thursday, April 18, 2019 

UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium highlights the work of undergraduate, graduate, faculty, and community investigators in basic science, clinical, behavioral, social sciences research and community-based research related to health disparities. 
The 14th annual UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium will be held Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Birmingham Hotel. 

Highlights of the annual event include the oral presentations and poster sessions featuring original research by academic investigators, scholars, and community partners in the fields of basic science, clinical research, social and behavioral science, and community-based research. Research abstracts are being accepted through Monday, January 22nd. 

The 2019 symposium is produced by the UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC) and co-sponsored by two national centers for health disparities research: UAAB Obesity Health Disparities Research Center, led by Mona Fouad, MD, MPH, Director and Professor, Division of Preventive Medicine and Director of the UAB MHRC and the Gulf States Health Policy Center, led by Regina Benjamin, MD, MBA, Founder and CEO of BayouClinic and 18th U.S. Surgeon General.

Previous Symposia

2018: Social Determinants from the Global Perspective
Symposium Program with Abstracts
Call for Abstracts
Agenda

2017: The Role of Social Determinants in Population Health

Symposium Program with Abstracts
Call for Abstracts


2016: The Science of Health Disparities: From Discovery to Delivery
Symposium Program with Abstracts
Link to Photo Gallery


2015: From Social Causes to Personalized Medicine
UAB HDRS Plenary Session Videos and Slides
UAB HDRS Program/Agenda
UAB HDRS Program + Abstracts

UAB HDRS Dinner Reception Agenda
UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium (HDRS)

2014: Integrating Social and Biological Factors in Health Disparities Research

2013: Health Disparities: Where Biology, Behavior, and Socioeconomics Converge

2012: The Science of Eliminating Health Disparities

2011: The Science of Eliminating Health Disparities

2010: The Science of Eliminating Health Disparities

2009: Health Disparities and Genomics

2008: Health Disparities: From Discovery to Delivery

2007: Health Disparities: From Discovery to Delivery

2006: Eliminating Health Disparities: Obesity & Diabetes

2005: Minority Research Day