NIH Record - National Institutes of Health

Virtual Women’s Health Awareness Conference Set, Apr. 9

Conference graphic of 3 women's silhouettes on pale orange background

The eighth annual Women’s Health Awareness Conference will be held virtually Saturday, Apr. 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This free event offers demonstration videos and sessions that focus on health education and healthy living.

Register at Principal sponsor of the conference is the NIEHS Office of Human Research and Community Engagement, led by Dr. Joan Packenham. Co-sponsors include the Durham alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and North Carolina Central University’s department of public health.

For more information about WHA webinars and resources, email (, phone (984-287-4414) or visit online (

Sign language interpretation and CART services for this event are available upon request. Individuals who need these or other reasonable accommodation may contact Lynae Baker ( Requests should be made at least 5 business days in advance of the conference. To access Telecommunications Relay Services, call 711.

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