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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 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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