Thank you for your interest in submitting an abstract for consideration of a poster at the RISE for Equity: Reflect, Inspire, Strengthen & Empower 2022 course. Please complete the fields below and click submit at the end of the form. You will receive a confirmation of submission after you click submit. Submissions are due by March 31, 2022.


Poster Abstracts 


This year RISE for Equity will host its annual poster session with the goal of sharing your knowledge to inspire leaders in healthcare to rise to situations for advancing and directing policy, programs and institutional initiatives to expand diversity, promote equity and catalyze inclusive activities.  We invite you to take advantage of the unique opportunity and submit an abstract to be presented as a poster during RISE for Equity:  Reflect, Inspire, strengthen and & Empower 2022.  Abstracts will be accepted January 3 – March 31, 2022.

Participants are encouraged to submit projects highlighting programs and initiatives that impact clinical practice, education, research, and administrative environments in health care.  Abstracts that provide evidence and successful models for engaging targeted stakeholders and constituents and elevating environments in support of health care diversity, equity and inclusion are encouraged.

Specific topics of interest: 

  • Education Strategies for Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Networking for DEI Practitioners
  • DEI Workforce Initiatives
  • Strategies for Leading DEI
  • Current Health Care DEI Research
  • Assessing and Responding to Climate for Equity and Diversity
  • Anti-Racism/Equity Projects in Health Care
  • Inclusive Well-Being Initiatives
  • Community Based Programs, Research, and Initiatives for Eliminating Health Disparities
  • Leadership Styles- Case Studies: Lessons in Leadership, (e.g. transformational, collaborative, democratic, etc.)
  • Optimizing the Workplace - Business Change, Leading For Change, Leading Clinical Change

Submission Criteria

  • Create a profile if you have not done so already, then log into your account
  • Complete and submit abstract form between January 3rd, 2022 and March 31, 2022
  • Abstracts are limited to 250 words
  • Complete the form below


  • Course will provide 4 x 4 ft. display board and push pins
  • Registration to course is required
  • All costs associated with the poster are the responsibility of the authors
  • A special reception will be held for participant viewing of the abstracts; authors are asked to stay with their posters during this reception and other designated poster viewing times during the conference
  • The panel will select a limited number of posters for 5-7 minute oral presentation

More information can be found in the FAQ