Symposium Introduction & Details

RWJF New Connections Symposium Overview: "Celebrating New Connections: Building a legacy of equity through community & scholarship"

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Connections program is excited to announce that our capstone Symposium will be held in New Orleans, Wednesday, March 13, 2019- Friday, March 15, 2019. The Symposium aims to enhance the skill sets of the New Connections network through professional development which include sessions for building research skills, navigating the academy, and increasing methodology skill sets.

There will also be a significant celebratory component to this conference as this is the final New Connections symposium. In addition to professional development and networking, this symposium will include an awards ceremony, appreciation presentations, and reflections on New Connections throughout the years from special guests and honorees. We aim to celebrate our grantees and network members!

We would love for you to celebrate and learn with us. Please complete the following application to secure a spot at our capstone symposium.

Applications will be open from Thursday, September 20, 2018, to Friday, October 26, 2018.

Acceptance notifications will be sent via email on Monday, November 5, 2018.