Wednesday, September 18Reception from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19Starts at 9:00 a.m. - Ends at 5:00 p.m
Friday, September 20Starts at 9:00 a.m. - Ends at 1:00 p.m.
Individual Reservations: Each individual guest must make their own reservations by calling 800-325-3535. They must identify themselves as members of the Group. All reservations must be guaranteed and accompanied by a first-night room and tax deposit with a major credit card.
For lodging, please contact: SHERATON RALEIGH HOTEL 421 South Salisbury Street Raleigh, NC 27601 www.sheratonraleigh.com Phone: 919-457-1365
For additional information, please contact Sandra Gibson at 919-582-4983 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This conference is funded by the National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Grant Number 1R13MD003971-01.
Thank you for registering
for the Third Annual Health Disparities Conference - Charting a Course to Eliminate Health
Disparities Through Partnerships. The conference will be held on September 18 -
20, 2013 at the Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, 421 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC
27601. There is no registration fee. We want to make the process as
easy as possible. You will need to complete a separate registration form for
each individual attending. All registrations include a continental
breakfast and buffet lunch.
The goal of the conference is to build an
information sharing platform for learning about health disparities research and
interventions. The conference will emphasize health inequity initiatives in the
areas of Cancer, Obesity, Faith and Health, Physical Activity and Health
Education. An emphasis will be placed on the significance of building
sustainable, multidisciplinary inter-institutional research teams. This
interactive conference will provide opportunities to learn about, develop
skills and form partnerships that create innovative solutions to the complex
factors that contribute to health disparities and inequities. This conference
will also introduce underrepresented students to research and orient them to
the challenges and opportunities of careers in health disparities
The deadline to register for the conference is Monday, September 16, 2013.