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Upcoming Health Equity Conferences, Meetings, and Webinars

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Conferences and meetings related to health equity research and policy are updated regularly. If you know of an upcoming event that is not listed here, please email HealthEquityResearch@aamc.org with the relevant conference information/links to be included.

Accepting Proposals 

National Rural Health Association Health Equity Conference
May 19, 2020

San Diego, CA (Proposal Deadline: February 20, 2020)

2020 ACU Annual Conference: Connecting Advocacy, Leadership, and Service
August 2-5, 2020
Washington, DC (Proposal Deadline: February 22, 2020)

The Root Cause Coalition: 2020 National Summit on Social Determinants of Health
October 4-6, 2020

Kansas City, MO (Proposal Deadline: February 24, 2020)

15th Annual UAB Health Disparities Research Symposium
April 23, 2020
Birmingham, AL (Proposal Deadline: February 24, 2020)

2020 CityMatCH Leadership and MCH Epidemiology Conference
September 16-18, 2020
New Orleans, LA (Proposal Deadline: March 1, 2020)

IAPHS Fall Conference: Policies, Places, and Profits: Manufacturers of Illness and Health
September 30 – October 2, 2020
Minneapolis, MN (Proposal Deadline: March 9, 2020)

Baylor College of Medicine Health Equity Summer Research Summit
June 9, 2020
Houston, TX (Proposal Deadline: March 15, 2020)

February 2020

AcademyHealth 2020 National Health Policy Conference and Datapalooza
February 10-11, 2020
Washington, DC

340B Coalition Winter Conference
February 10-12, 2020
San Diego, CA

Addressing Racism through Cross-sector Collaboration
February 11, 2020
2-3 p.m. ET

Enhancing Social Connectedness Among Veterans at High Risk for Suicide through Community Engagement
February 11, 2020
1-2 p.m. ET

National Rural Health Association Rural Health Policy Institute
February 11-13, 2020
Washington, DC

From Awareness to Action: Strategies for Combating Racism in Health Systems
February 13, 2020
3-4 p.m. ET

6th International Meeting on Indigenous Women's Health
February 18-21, 2020
Albuquerque, NM

Improving Population and Clinical Health with Integrated Services and Decision Support
Systems for Action

February 19, 2020
12 p.m. ET

Sexual Health and Wellness for LGBTQIA+ Older Adults: Part 1
Feb. 20, 2020
2-3 p.m. ET

Key Questions for Improving Social Needs Intervention Research
February 25, 2020

2 p.m. ET

Advancing the Science of Cancer in Latinos Conference
February 26-28, 2020
San Antonio, TX 

Health Disparities Experienced by People with ID and Those with Other Disabilities
February 27, 2020
4-5 p.m. ET

March 2020

National Hispanic/Latinx Health Leadership Summit
March 2-3, 2020
Washington, DC

Louisiana Center for Health Equity: Advancing Health Equity for Children and Families
March 3, 2020
Baton Rouge, LA

NIMHD 10th Anniversary Scientific Symposium: Innovations to Promote Health Equity
March 3, 2020
Bethesda, MD (
livestream available)

Understanding Interventions Conference
March 13-15, 2020
San Antonio, TX 

RISE: The RISE National Summit on Social Determinants of Health
March 15-17, 2020

Nashville, TN

11th Annual National Tribal Public Health Summit
March 17-19, 2020
Omaha, NE 

Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs Annual Conference: The Power of Connections: Building Equity for Healthy Generations
March 21-24, 2020
Crystal City, VA

NQF20: Driving Value Through the Next Generation of Quality
March 23-25, 2020
Washington, DC 

National Quality Forum Annual Conference: Driving Value Through the Next Generation of Quality
March 23-35, 2020
Washington, DC

The Promise of Adolescence: Realizing Opportunity in the Health System
March 26, 2020
1 p.m. ET

National Network of Public Health Institutes Open Forum for Public Health
March 26-27, 2020
Kansas City, MO

Succeeding in Value Based Care: Leveraging Population Health Management Strategies
March 30, 2020
Philadelphia, PA

NACCHO 2020 Preparedness Summit: Fixing Our Fault Lines: Addressing Systemic Vulnerabilities
March 31-April 3, 2020
Dallas, TX 

April 2020 and Later

Tribal Public Health Conference 2020: Reclaiming Healthy Narratives in Indian Country
April 14-16, 2020
Durant, OK 

Translational Science 2020
April 14-17, 2020
Washington, DC 

UW Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Advancing Health Equity 2020
April 15, 2020
Middleton, WI

3rd National Cancer Institute Symposium on Cancer Health Disparities
April 16-17, 2020
Bethesda, MD

Beyond Flexner Alliance 2020 Conference: Transforming Health Professions Education: Social Mission, Equity, and Community
April 20-22, 2020
Phoenix, AZ

NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration
April 20-22, 2020
Baltimore, MD

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2020 Health Summit
April 21, 2020
Washington, DC

8th Annual LGBT Health Workforce Conference
April 23-25, 2020
New York, NY 

2020 NMQF Summit on Health Disparities and Spring Health Braintrust
April 27-28, 2020
Washington, DC

The National Collaborative for Education to Address the Social Determinants of Health (NCEAS) Annual Conference
April 28, 2020
Chicago, IL

National Hispanic Medical Association/Hispanic Dental Association 2020 Conference on Hispanic Health
April 30 – May 3, 2020
Washington, DC

NYU Langone Health: Health And Social Connectedness
May 4, 2020
New York, NY

AAMC Health Workforce Research Conference
May 6-8, 2020
Bethesda, MD 

SYNChronicity 2020: The National Conference for HIV, HCV, STI, and LGBTQ Health
May 11, 2020
Washington, DC

American College of Preventative Medicine 2020 Conference
May 14-17, 2020
Denver, CO

2020 NNPHI Annual Conference: Celebrating 20 Years of Public Health Impact 
May 19-21, 2020
New Orleans, LA

2020 AAMC Integrating Quality Conference: Envisioning the Future of Health, Health Care, and Education
June 4-5, 2020
Kansas City, MO 

AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting
June 13-16, 2020
Boston, MA 

Association for Community Health Improvement's 2020 National Conference
June 15-17, 2020
Cleveland, OH

HRSA Healthy Grants Workshop – Chicago
June 17-18, 2020
Chicago, IL

America's Essential Hospitals Vital 2020 Conference
June 17-19, 2020
Chicago, IL 

Institute for Diversity and Health Equity (IFDHE) 2020 National Leadership and Education Conference
June 17-19, 2020
Cleveland, OH 

Center for Healthcare Innovation 2020 Diversity, Inclusion & Health Equity Symposium
June 24, 2020
Chicago, IL

NACCHO 360: Raising the Reach of Public Health Conference
July 7-9, 2020
Denver, CO

National Indian Council on Aging 2020 American Indian Elders Conference
August 17-20, 2020
Reno, NV 

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health 2020 International Conference
August 18-21, 2020
Flint, MI

2020 AAMC Joint Professional Conference: Graduate Research, Education and Training (GREAT) Group and Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS)
September 10-12, 2020
Chicago, IL

Learn Serve Lead 2020: The AAMC Annual Meeting
November 13-17, 2020
Washington, DC

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