Plenary Session Abstracts Form

Call for Plenary Session Abstracts for UTRGV SOM Research Symposium 2019

Last day to submit is July 15, 2019

Plenary Session Abstracts (Word Limit: 500 words)

Abstract submissions are being accepted for three 1-hour plenary sessions that highlight innovative and exceptional research and programs that promote health equity and aim to eliminate health disparities in the region. Local leaders are strongly encouraged to apply. Plenary sessions should have a moderator and no more than three presenters. Preference will be given to research/programs that showcase the power of community engagement in addressing health disparities. Please provide an abstract that provides the following information:

1. Title for proposed plenary session.

2. Brief biography consisting of 2-3 sentences for each session presenter(s) that describe their expertise and affiliation(s).

3. Brief summary of presentation that includes the importance of topic, stated objectives for presentation and how topic aligns with the conference theme.


Name: Enter name exactly as it should appear in the program.

Email: If you are a UTRGV student, faculty or staff, please use your email address

Phone: Your phone number will not be shared, and will only be used internally for planning purposes and in case we need to contact you.

Abstract File Upload:

Acceptable file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, wpf, wpd.

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Thank you for your interest!

We appreciate your interest in the School of Medicine Research Symposium. However, the deadline for submissions has now passed. 

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