Call for Abstracts

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS December 10 and 11, 2020

2nd Annual HBCUs Eradicating Economic and Health Disparities (HEEHD) Conference 2020

Special Emphasis on COVID-19

Call for Abstracts!

Conference Deadline:  December 10-11, 2020

Abstracts  are now being accepted for the 2nd Annual HBCUs Eradicating Economic and Health Disparities (HEEHD) Conference, to be held, Online Virtually, December 10-11, 2020. 

The conference is designed to prevent sustained COVID-19 disparities with empirically researched interventions and strategic innovations.  Abstract, of 250 words or less, should focus on one of the following HEEHD 2020 COVID-19 themes:

  • Broader Impact Dissemination Methods
  • Community Engagement
  • Educational Services & Technology  (PK-12 & Higher Education) 
  • Prevention Interventions
  • Public Health Interventions
  • Spirituality and Faith-based Interventions 
  • Technology and Innovative Research 

Selected abstracts will be invited as full paper submissions to the International Journal for Urban Innovation and Cooperative Entrepreneurship (iJUICE). 

Important Dates: 

  • November 27, 2020 – 250 word abstract deadline.
  • November 30, 2020 – Notification of abstract acceptance.
  • November 30, 2020 – Early Bird Registration Deadline. 
  • December 10-11, 2020 – Conference Dates. 

For additional information, please contact Ms. Ashley Boykin at