The 2018 National Sex and Gender Health Education (SGHE) Summit will
take place on April 8–10 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Building
on the 2015 Mayo Sex and Gender Medical Education Summit, the 2018 Summit will
host health care education professionals from many disciplines with a focus on
integrating sex and gender through interprofessional education and
2018 SGHE Summit will
welcome 300 health professionals across many disciplines to
Salt Lake City for a two and a half-day educational conference focusing on the
integration of biological (sex) and social evidence (gender)—both of which
impact the health of men, women, boys and girls. The central focus of the
summit will be on the integration of sex and gender through IPE models as well
as multidisciplinary approaches to competency-based education.
The Summit will provide a travel stipend for
one designated institutional representative from each of the following disciplines:
medicine, nursing, dentistry, allied health, pharmacy and public health.
Travel support will cover summit
registration, two hotel nights and most meals (totaling approximately $900 in
A limited number of stipends are available. Apply here.
Top Benefits for Summit Attendees:
- Gain recognition on the SGHPE website and
- Network with national thought leaders in
health professions education.
- Obtain knowledge and skills to benefit
your educational programs.
- Participate in one of two Summit workshops
as a facilitator: Leading and
Sustaining Curricular Change or Hands-On
Curricular Integration of Sex and Gender.
- Participate in the development of the
first Sex and Gender Health Multiprofessional Achievable Requisite
Knowledge (MARK), which will be applicable to all health
professions students across disciplines and disseminated both nationally
and internationally via digital means and a peer-reviewed scientific publication.
- Submit educational research in sex and
gender for publication within a special peer-reviewed journal supplement.
(The 2015 Summit supplement can be found here.)
For full registration details
and poster submission information visit sghesummit2018.com.
Questions? Contact Summit
staff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Published on February 14, 2018