Call for Abstract Submissions

17th Annual Arctic Health Science Seminar

April 13, 2018

University of Alaska - Anchorage Campus
Anchorage, AK
Free Parking, $10 for lunch

WHO: Health Professionals, Students, Researchers, Faculty

  • Join this annual informal opportunity to present your work before peers
  • Hear the latest from Alaskans actively engaged in arctic health sciences research
  • Learn more about the American Society of Circumpolar Health (new members always welcome!), and other opportunities to get involved in arctic health
  • New investigators and graduate students are particularly encouraged to present

WHAT: The Albrecht Milan Foundation will provide the Albrecht - Milan Emerging Professional Award to one of the AHSS presenters, and there may be additional student prizes.

HOW: Please submit a 350 word abstract by March 1, 2018 in order to apply for an opportunity to present. Abstract should clearly demonstrate and/or state relevance to Arctic Health and Research. Each presenter will have 15 minutes; 10 for presentation and 5 for questions. Contact Philippe Amstislavski for questions or advice on presentations (

LUNCH: A light lunch, available for a small donation, will accompany the networking and the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Circumpolar Health.

WHEN: Plan for an entire afternoon of presentations, unless there are so many we expand to a morning start.

For More Information Contact:

or Philippe Amstilavski


American Society for Circumpolar Health
CDC – Arctic Investigations Program
UAA’s Dept. of Health Sciences, MPH Program
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC)

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