The call for abstracts for the SYNC 2020 national conference is now open! Abstracts syncing original research, innovative projects and/or novel programs related to HIV, HCV, STI, and LGBT health will be considered for presentation at SYNChronicity 2020.

DEADLINE: November 15, 2019

Abstract Information
To accommodate different learning and teaching styles, abstracts can be submitted in the following formats:
20-Minute Oral Presentation (as part of a 90 minute session)
90-Minute Oral Presentation (as a full 90 minute session)
Poster Presentation (in the poster hall)
Authors whose abstracts are accepted receive a discounted registration rate of $250.

Abstract Topics

To encourage presenters to work in a synchronous manner, submitted abstracts must include at least two of the following topics:


  • Generational Health (Youth & Aging)
  • Incarcerated / Formerly Incarcerated
  • LGBTQ Health
  • Minority/Underserved Communities
  • MSM Health
  • Transgender Health
  • Women’s Health


  • Advocacy / Policy
  • Cultural Competence
  • Data to Care
  • Emerging Trends
  • Ending the HIV Epidemic
  • Fiscal Health Management
  • Health Systems
  • Healthcare Access
  • Integrated Planning
  • PrEP / PEP
  • Substance Use


  • Behavioral Health
  • Clinical Health
  • Evaluation and CQI
  • Harm Reduction
  • HCV Health
  • HIV Preventive Health
  • Medication Adherence
  • Mental Health
  • STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections)
  • Surveillance and Molecular Surveillance
  • TeleHealth / TeleMedicine
  • Knowledge Translation
  • Undetectable = Untransmittable


  • Capacity Building
  • Fast Track Cities
  • Health Equity
  • Implementation Science
  • Leadership Development
  • Organizational Health / Sustainability

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