Abstract Awards

We’re pleased to offer the 7th Annual Trainee & Student Abstract Competition. These awards are given to the two winners who submit the best original research abstract for presentation at NARHC. The winning trainee and student authors must present their abstracts at the conference and commit to publishing the primary manuscript from their research in the Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health.

And the winners of the Trainee & Student Abstract Competition are…


Trainee Winner

Assessing Barriers to Digital Health Access among Former Refugees in the Ambulatory Clinic Setting

Trainee: Dr. Justine Ly

Co-authors: Higbee, Moreno, Gallegos, Rodriguez

Presentation time: Saturday, July 22 @ 11:30am


Student Winner

A novel medical student course builds student understanding, attitudes, and skills in refugee health

Student: Grace Wang

Co-authors: Yan, Troyer

Presentation time: Saturday, July 22 @ 11:30am

Best Scientific Poster

Every year we also award the Best Scientific Poster. This year’s award goes to: (to be announced on Saturday!)

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