Howard Brown's Center for Education, Education, Research and Advocacy invites you to submit an abstract for the 2018 Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium.
It is looking for presentations, panels and posters that reflect the theme "Moving Towards Health Equity. Strengthening Our Community of Care." The symposium call for abstracts will be open until June 1.
The Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium Planning Committee is looking for submissions focused on the following competencies:
Best practices for working with LGBTQ patients in clinic settings;
Evidence-based strategies to reduce health disparities within communities, focusing on intersections of LGBTQ identity and race, ethnicity, age, and socioeconomic factors;
Organizational policies and strategies that facilitate LGBTQ health equity; and
Understanding of key LGBTQ health advocacy issues and how healthcare professionals can influence LGBTQ health policy.
The symposium will take place Sept. 14-15 at the JW Marriott hotel, 151 W. Adams St.
Submit abstracts at events.bizzabo.com/MLHS2018/page/1332073/abstract-submissions .