2nd Annual Symposium on Sex Inclusion in Biomedical Research
January 25, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Prentice Women's Hospital, Conference Room L, 250 E. Superior Street, Chicago IL 60611

The Women’s Health Research Institute at Northwestern University 
invites you to attend the 

2nd Annual Symposium on Sex Inclusion in Biomedical Research 

January 25, 2018 | 9:00A – 3:00P

This day-long symposium promotes the advancement of sex-inclusive research within the basic, translational, and clinical research fields. It fosters knowledge amongst interdisciplinary communities who currently conduct or are interested in sex-based research.

This year's theme, "A Spotlight on Autoimmunity," will feature keynote and plenary lectures from nationally recognized experts in sex-based immunology including Drs. Jayne Danska, Sabra Klein, and Maureen Su. In addition, the symposium will feature a panel discussion on the state of sex-inclusive science, invited abstract presentations, and a poster session.

Abstract submissions are currently being accepted for both oral and poster presentations which highlight sex-inclusive or sex-based research. Submission guidelines and additional information can be found here

The symposium is open to the public and all neighboring institutions. Students, post-docs, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend. Breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks are included in the registration costs. 

Registration is limited, so reserve your spot today!