For anyone interested in attending Academy Health, it will be taking place on January 30-31st, 2017 in Washington D.C. One of our goals this year is to help send as many people as possible to the Academy Health conference. Please take a look at this year's conference agenda at http://www.academyhealth.org/node/2451. To find out more about HPSA funding, please reference the guidelines and complete an application here: http://www.hpsa-um.org/conference-funding-criteria/.
>>DEADLINE FOR CONFERENCE FUNDING: Friday, 12/23/2016 by 11:59pm<<
Applications will be reviewed over the holiday break and applicants will be informed of their status during the first week of January.
Some anticipated costs:
Conference fee: $415, Travel fee: $200, and other Miscellaneous costs like food, etc. We are currently in the process of attempting to secure lodging options hosted by alumni.
The conference falls on Monday & Tuesday, 1/30-1/31. We recommend holding the entire week (i.e. Saturday-Thursday) as we are hoping to have the option for alumni networking activities in the days prior to or after the conference.