Women in Global Health Research Conference 2020

Join us for our fifth Annual Women in Global Health Research Conference highlighting research on women’s global health issues. Registration and abstract submission is now open.

Abstracts should present new research on global women’s health topics.


Abstracts which focus on the following topics will be given priority:


  • Research in pregnant women, adolescents, and other special populations

  • Gender-based violence

  • Sex differences in research

  • Non-communicable diseases

  • Global nutrition and health outcomes

  • Global pandemics: HIV, TB, and malaria

Outstanding abstracts will be invited for oral presentation during 3 breakout sessions. Selected presenters will be invited to make 10 minute oral presentations. First authors of accepted abstracts will be eligible for travel awards.

Covid-19 Update

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Women in Global Health Research Scientific Conference, initially scheduled for April 28th, will be postponed until further notice. As the situation evolves, our leadership committee will announce a new date for the conference.