2018 Annual Meeting: Planning for the future of Public Health

Student Poster Competition
Are you a student at a New York (or surrounding) University or College?

Are you passionate about public health issues?

Do you have an interesting paper, project or research study to share?

Are you competitive and wish to represent yourself and/or your school?

If so then you should apply for the NYSPHA student poster competition!

NYSPHA 68th Annual Meeting & Conference

The Queensbury Hotel | Glens Falls, NY

Poster Competition – April 19, 2018

Oral Presentations -  10:15 – 10:45 AM;   2:00 – 2:30 PM

Awards Reception -  4:00 - 5:00 PM

Here is your chance to compete with other students from schools of public health in New York (and surrounding states) to highlight and share a health promotion / prevention issue with other professionals across the state.  

Design a poster that has a specific focus in public health; following the theme of the 2018 NYSPHA Annual Conference, but also in an area of interest to you and relevant to other conference attendees.

Posters will be judged by NYSPHA Board Members on the following criteria: general interest to public health professionals, originality, educational value and overall presentation. Student posters will be selected for display at the conference from all submitted entries. Students who are selected to display posters and who attend the conference will be awarded a $50 travel stipend.  

First, second and third place winners will each receive an award and a free one-year membership to NYSPHA.  There is an additional prize for a poster selected by the membership as the "Member's Choice." The winners and the schools represented will also be acknowledged on our website.  All winners will be awarded at the reception.  If your poster is selected for display, you must attend the conference to present your poster.

To enter, simply fill out the entry form and follow the directions for submission. Entries must be submitted at www.OpenConf.org/nyspha and received by 5 PM on March 23rd. We hope you will consider submitting a poster - we look forward to seeing you in April!

Click Here to Download Student Poster Entry Form and Guidelines

Please contact Denise Tahara with any questions:

Denise C. Tahara, NYSPHA Board Member, Student Poster Coordinator

Email:  denise_tahara@nymc.edu

Tel:  (914) 594-4250

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