Delta Clinical and Translational Science Health Disparities Conference

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About the Delta Health Disparities Conference

The event will bring together faculty, staff and students from three of the South’s top academic medical centers, Tulane University, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, to learn, share and transform ideas into solutions to eliminate health disparities in the Delta region. The conference features keynote presentations from each institution, as well as a poster session and a networking session.

The event will be held Thursday, July 19, 2018, on the campus of the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss., from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Poster session

Researchers from all disciplines are encouraged to participate in a poster session from 12:30-2 p.m. July 19. Posters should measure approximately 4’ x 3’ and be delivered to conference Rooms A-D at the Student Union at UMMC between 9-10:15 a.m. July 19. A UMMC representative will be on site to assist you with poster delivery and set-up.