In addition to looking at abstracts and presentations from prior conferences, another good way to develop your skills is to look at many examples from your discipline. F1000Research is an open science publishing platform for life scientists that offers immediate publication and transparent peer review. It has many examples of public and global health posters.
Consult with your mentors for additional suggestions.
Thanks to Naya Villarreal, MPH (Gillings Global Health Associate Director or Research, Innovation and Global Solutions, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health) for these.
Be sure to note in your email that you are with UNC's UJMT Fogarty Global Health Fellowship Program and that you need assistance with poster design.
Tips for using images and graphics:
Color Selection Issues & Information:
See how images look to those with colorblindness and select colors for those with colorblindness and for other issues.
See, also, "Creating an Effective Poster" Webinar Slides from January, 2020, above.
Exporting PowerPoint files in .pdf format
Many commercial printers will ask for your poster in .pdf format. Here’s how to convert from PowerPoint and check the file after conversion: