Addressing Urban Health Disparities through Participatory Health Research

June 21-22, 2019 | Baltimore, MD, USA
in tandem with the ICPHR Annual Working Meeting | June 23-25, 2019 

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The "Addressing Urban Health Disparities Through Participatory Health Research" conference is an international forum for professionals and community activists from diverse backgrounds, including academicians, students, practitioners, community stakeholders, policy advocates, and others interested in addressing urban health disparities through participatory methods.

Bringing together community-based participatory research (CBPR) scientists and community members from the U.S. and around the world, the conference will provide an opportunity for participants to engage in the International Collaboration for Participatory Health Research (ICPHR) global network.

The conference will provide a venue for:

  • sharing methods, theories, and experiences
  • exchanging ideas and innovations
  • enhancing the capacity for participatory health research


The two-day conference will include a variety of activities, such as:

  • Continuing education workshops
  • Plenary and keynote presentations
  • Panel Discussions
  • Poster Presentations
  • Performances and displays by community artists engaged in social justice
  • Interactive tours of community-based organizations

- Keynote Plenary Bios

- General Information for Attendees

- Shuttle Schedule


Conference Registration Rates (in U.S. dollars):

Early-Bird Registration   by Friday, January 25, 2019  $130.00
Advance Registration by Friday, March 29, 2019  $160.00
Regular Registration by Friday, June 7, 2019  $185.00
6/21 1-Day Registration by Friday, June 7, 2019 $100.00
6/22 1-Day Registration by Friday, June 7, 2019 $100.00
On-Site Registration June 21-22, 2019  $210.00

Use the form at this link to register if you need to pay by check.

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Attend the ICPHR Annual Working Meeting | June 23-25, 2019

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This conference is being run in tandem with the ICPHR Annual Working Meeting. The goal of ICPHR is to establish participatory health research as an integrated part of local, regional, and national strategies to meet the needs of disadvantaged communities by addressing issues of health inequality. The ICPHR Annual Working Meeting is most relevant to individuals who are interested in and committed to advancing the science and practice of participatory health research. To learn more about the Annual Working Meeting, go to To learn more about ICPHR, go to