MEDSTAR HEALTH - GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY RESEARCH & EDUCATION SYMPOSIUM
Monday, May 8, 2023
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road, Rockville, MD 20852
Pre-registration has closed but walk-ins are welcome! Please register on-site.
Garage parking is free for conference attendees. Find parking and conference maps here.
Event parking address:
5967 Executive Boulevard
North Bethesda, MD 20852
We are thrilled to host this event in person for the first time in three years. We look forward to bringing together investigators, educators, executive leaders, associates, and collaborative partners from across our academic health system to share their research and build meaningful relationships to further advance health for our community.
We appreciate your flexibility and understanding as we have navigated as best as we could during the pandemic. We thank you for supporting our mission to advance health through research, education, and innovation.
Keynote Speaker: Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D.
J. Pérez-Stable, M.D. is Director of the National Institute on Minority
Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) at the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). He oversees NIMHD’s annual budget to advance the science of minority
health and health disparities research. NIMHD conducts and supports research
programs to advance knowledge and understanding of health disparities, identify
mechanisms to improve minority health and reduce health disparities, and
develop effective interventions to reduce health disparities in community and
NIMHD is the lead organization at NIH for planning, reviewing,
coordinating, and evaluating minority health and health disparities research
activities. NIMHD also promotes diversity in the biomedical workforce, supports
research capacity at less-resourced institutions training underrepresented
students and serving populations with health disparities, supports inclusive
participation in all clinical research, and promotes information dissemination
through regular electronic communications, public education outreach, and scientific
In May 2022 we recognized and celebrated the work of our residents and fellows at our first Virtual Resident and Fellow Spring Research Exhibition.