Friday, March 22, 2019
8:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Albert Sherman Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Materials now available:
- Keynote presentation: "Building Capacity in Health Disparities Research" by Mona N. Fouad, MD, MPH. Dr. Fouad is Professor of Medicine, Director of the Division of Preventive Medicine, and Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion in the School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Founding Director of the UAB Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center.
- Keynote and Breakout Session Descriptions and archived Presentations
- List of Poster Abstracts and archived Posters
- Speaker Biographies
The symposium is part of the five-campus clinical and translational science movement across the University of Massachusetts. It is sponsored by the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science (UMCCTS) Community Engagement and Research Section.
Goal of the Symposium: To build our shared capacity to address health issues in communities throughout Massachusetts by creating opportunities for people to meet each other, learn more about each other’s work and interests, and make connections and plan for future collaborative work.
Audience: Community leaders, faculty and staff from all five UMass campuses and other organizations and institutions interested in partnered research.
The UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science is part of a national Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) led by the National Institutes of Health's National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS). This Symposium is supported through grant number UL1TR001453. Questions? Contact CommunityEngagement@umassmed.edu.