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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), under the leadership of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), invites you to the 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit (also called the 2012 Health Disparities Summit). The summit will be held on Wednesday, October 31st through Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.

The program will feature daily plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, poster sessions, and integrated panel discussions, on a wide array of topics and themes. This format will facilitate thought-provoking dialogue among presenters from diverse disciplines that are taking unique, complementary, and sometimes distinctively different approaches to health disparities. The overall objective is to forge new alliances and provide a launching pad for creativity, collaboration, and innovation that will accelerate improved health for all Americans and a healthier global society.  Come experience a broad range of educational and networking opportunities at the 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit.

Registration is now closed. Your earlier registration will still be honored, including sessions you previously selected. Please refer to the program-at-a-glance for the schedule.

Hotel Reservation Deadline:Friday, December 7,, 2012.

For additional inquiries, please contact 2012Summit@mail.nih.gov

Registration Closed