Precision Health Research Symposium

We are excited to welcome you to the third conference, hosted by the Precision Public Health Network (R13CA261073). This year's theme is "Advancing Equity through Precision Health."

The conference will be held in Charleston, South Carolina and will take place on Friday, November 15. This year's event will coincide with MUSC's annual Precision Health Research Symposium.

Symposium location: Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital, 7th Floor Auditorium
10 McClennan Banks Drive, Charleston, SC 29425

Registration is now open.

View the Precision Public Health Network website for more information about past conferences and the code of conduct.

Abstract Submissions

Interested in participating in the symposium poster session? Complete the abstract submission form to submit your presentation. Abstracts should have a maximum of 300 words. Abstract submission closes on July 18th.

Scholarship Opportunities

We are offering scholarships to help with travel and hotel costs for people would find it difficult to afford attending in person. Scholarships are available for researchers/scientists and non-scientists (such as patients or public health officials). We encourage applicants from all backgrounds, particularly those from underrepresented or low-resource settings, to apply for this opportunity. The selection committee will review all applications with a focus on ensuring a diverse and inclusive workshop experience.

A limited number of travel scholarships are available. Scholarship applications close on July 18th.

Apply for a scholarship.

Symposium Schedule

  • Networking & Breakfast
  • Poster Session
  • Expert Presentations
  • Panel Session
  • Lunch
  • Closing Session

Additional details will be provided as they become available.

Travel Information

Lodging recommendations:

  • Charleston Marriott
    170 Lockwood Drive, Charleston SC 29403
    ~5 minute drive to MUSC’s campus
  • Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Waterfront/Downtown
    45 Lockwood Drive, Charleston SC 29401
    ~4 minute drive to MUSC’s campus
  • Comfort Inn Downtown Charleston
    144 Bee Street, Charleston SC 29401
    ~10 minute walk to MUSC’s campus 

Local Airport:

  • Charleston International Airport (CHS)
    5500 International Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29418