Poster Presenter Resources

BRI Presenter Events

The BRI invites the virtual Discover Brigham poster presenters to workshop(s) to assist in their preparation for Discover Brigham 2020.


Elevator Pitch
Monday, September 21st from 5:30 – 7:00 PM

Transforming Slide Design
Tuesday, September 29th from 12:00 – 1:30 PM



Tips & Tricks for Presenting Your Research to Donors and the Media
Monday, October 19th from 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Event Information

Are you a poster presenter at Discover Brigham? We’ve put together some resources for you to use including logos and resource guides about how to create the best poster for the Poster Session.

Discover Brigham 2020 virtual Poster Session will take place from 11:00 – 11:45 AM on Thursday, November 12th, 2020. We will provide details on how you should send your poster and other materials in September.

If you are contacted by the media about your research, contact the Brigham Office of Strategic Communication (OSC) or refer the media directly to the department before responding. Contact OSC at 617-525-6370 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays. Outside of these hours or in any emergency situation, contact us through the hospital’s 24-hour paging service at 617-732-6660, and ask for the media relations person on call.

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks for Presenting Presentation (BWH employees can email for PPT)

Best Practices to Poster Design (PDF)


We have created the Discover Brigham Poster website, a special hub where the posters will ‘live’ virtually.  On this site, you will find:

  • Resources for those presenting their abstracts
  • A form to upload your poster (accepted file types: pdf) and optional audio file (accepted file types: mp3,wav)

On the Poster website you will find resources for those presenting their abstracts. You will also find information about uploading your abstract in advance Here is the link to upload your poster files with instructions provided on the site detailing the requirements. Please upload your poster files by 11:59PM on Friday, October 16th.

Other tips and tricks for presenting your poster are also available on our website. 

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