What kind of research can be presented?

Participants are encouraged to submit abstracts of their

  • clinical research
  • evidence-based reviews
  • quality improvement projects
  • case reports
  • community projects, or
  • educational/curriculum development
Location and Parking Information

Coming Soon!

How large can the poster be?

Posters should be not more than 4 feet (48") tall by 6 feet (72") wide.  If your poster is larger than this, you may be disqualified.

Following check-in on the morning of the symposium, poster should be mounted on your assigned board. All presenters are expected to bring their own mounting supplies (push pins or velcro)

I've been invited to give an oral presentation, do I need to submit it in advance?

Yes.  Your final presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint of Adobe PDF or your oral presentation should be submitted to family.medicine@utmb.edu no later than Wednesday, May 14th at 5:00pm.  Presenter also must bring a back-up of their presentation on a USB device.  Sorry, we will NOT be able to accommodate presenters using their own laptops or devices to present.


Department of Family Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1123

Susan Weller, PhD

Susan Weller, Ph, MD
Director, Research Program

Bret Howrey, PhD

Bret Howrey, PhD
Associate Director, Research Program