Call for Abstract Submissions

18th Annual Arctic Health Science Seminar

April 5, 2019

University of Alaska - Anchorage Campus
Rasmuson Hall, Room 211
3416 Seawolf Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99508
Free Parking

11:00am - 4:00pm
A small $10 donation for lunch is requested.

WHO: All are welcome! No registration fee. Membership sign-up available.


  • 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

HOW: Please submit a 350 word abstract by March 15, 2019 (with ‘2019 ASCH Abstract’ in subject line) to in order to apply for an opportunity to present. Each presenter will have 15 minutes; 10 for presentation and 5 for questions.

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

For More Information Contact:

Lisa Schwarzburg, Secretary at


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

Abstract Form

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Abstract Text Guidelines:

Please enter an abstract of no more than 350 words in the textbox below.

NO tables, images or references should be included.

Please use the following headings which must be in all upper case letters followed by a colon as shown below:

  • INTRODUCTION: (study objectives, hypothesis, or a description of the problem)
  • METHODS: (study design and appropriate statistical analysis)
  • RESULTS: (specific results in summary form)
  • CONCLUSIONS: (description of the main outcome of the study)