Health Sciences Diversity Poster Competition

February 20, 2015 -

11:30pm to 11:45pm

University of Pittsburgh 2015 Health Disparities* Poster Competiton Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline:  February 20, 2015

Submit Abstracts Electronically at       Those accepted will be notified by March 6, 2015


University of Pittsburgh graduate students, postdoctoral trainees, and first professional students (MD, DMD, PharmD, Rehabilitation Science, and Nursing) in the Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences, including Psychology and Social Work, are invited to submit abstracts.

$100 prizes will be awarded in four categories:

Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral and First Professional

Posters Accepted for Research and Community-Based Initiatives Designed to Address Health Disparities

For more information contact MAM524@PITT.EDU OR 412-648-2066


*The term "disparities" applies to differences in health status in any studied population compared to the comparable majority (or more commonly studied) population.  We expect to see work in disparities based upon race or ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, and/or other parameters.