Poster Resources

2024 Call for Papers (and Posters) Population Association of America (PAA) Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2023

2023 Guidelines for Poster Presenters from the Population Association of America (PAA)

Poster Design Resources from the Penn Libraries

Penn Logos

Creating Poster for Professional Meetings with MS PowerPoint from the Penn Libraries

Tips on Preparing to give Professional Presentations

Creating Posters for Professional Meetings with Adobe Illustrator

Poster Templates PPTX Templates

Penn Branded Templates from Biotech Commons Templates PPTX Templates

Email the Demography Library for PARC or PSC branded Posters

Poster Printing

Poster Printing at the Biotech Commons (an external printing company)

Campus Copy Center (Wide Format Printing)

Presentation Resources for creating a poster (in the template search box type in research poster)

Prezi is an alternative software for creating a presentation: Also see "Today's Top 15 Most Popular Prezi's" and some Demography Prezi's


Posters Presented at PAA 2018

Posters Presented at PAA 2017


Posters Presented at PAA 2016


Posters Presented at PAA 2015

  • Bank of Grandma and Grandpa: Patterns of Financial Transfers from Grandparents to Grandchildren across Europe • Giulia Ferrari, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Julia Cattin, Università Bocconi; Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania
  • Child Care Provided by Older Immigrant Women: The Effect of Time since Arrival • Alma Vega, University of Pennsylvania
  • Son Preference and Group Majority/Minority: Comparing Hindus and Muslims in India and Bangladesh • Abhijit Visaria, University of Pennsylvania
  • Grandparenting in Three-Generation Families and the Health of Their Grandchildren • Chad Evans, University of Pennsylvania
  • Forecasting Health Expectancy for Old Adults in the United States Using Cohort Smoking and Obesity History • Bochen Cao, University of Pennsylvania
  • Estimating Prescription Painkiller Mortality in the United States • Chris Tencza, University of Pennsylvania (Poster Prize Winner)
  • State Variation in Life Expectancy and Its Relationship to Internal Migration in the United States • David Frankenfield, University of Pennsylvania
  • Immigrant Context and Opportunity: New Destinations and Socioeconomic Attainment among Asians in the United States • Eunbi Kim, University of Pennsylvania; Chenoa A. Flippen, University of Pennsylvania
  • Birth Outcomes among Sub Saharan African Immigrants in Canada and the United States: A Test of the Healthy Immigrant Effect • Zoua M. Vang, McGill University; Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania
  • Doctoral Recipients and Adjunct Labor in Higher Education • Chad Evans, University of Pennsylvania; Sarah Spell, University of Pennsylvania; Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania


Posters Presented at PAA 2014

  • Does the Hajnal Line Persist in the 21st Century? • Chris Tencza, University of Pennsylvania; Thomas Anderson, University of Pennsylvania
  • Exceeding Ideal Family Size and Child Growth Outcomes in the Tsimane Amerindians of Bolivia • Megan E. Costa, University of Pennsylvania; Michael D. Gurven, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • The couple context of unintended pregnancy: the effect of parental disagreement on birth outcomes in the United States 2006-2010 • Laura Kelly, University of Pennsylvania
  • Does Religious Identity Matter for Child Health? Sex Differentials in Child Health among Hindus and Muslims in India • Abhijit Visaria, University of Pennsylvania
  • An exploratory spatial study of urban in-migration and dengue in Indonesia • Beatrice Abiero, University of Pennsylvania
  • School to Work Transitions of Mexican Youth • Helena Cruz Castanheira, University of Pennsylvania
  • Indian Immigrant Achievement in the United States: Convergence or New Trajectory? • Apoorva Jadhav, University of Pennsylvania; Devesh Kapur, University of Pennsylvania; Sanjoy Chakravorty, Temple University
  • The Effect of Abortion Legalization on Fertility in Mexico • Edith Y Gutierrez-Vazquez, University of Pennsylvania; Emilio A. Parrado, University of Pennsylvania
  • Variations in Contraceptive Use among Indigenous Women of South America • Emily Vala-Haynes, University of Pennsylvania; Claudia Valeggia, University of Pennsylvania
  • Education and Self-Awareness of Health: Towards a Better Understanding of the Variance in the Predictive Ability of Self-Rated Health • Heeju Sohn, University of Pennsylvania
  • The Relationship between Population Aging and Macroeconomic Changes to the Growth in Global Diabetes Prevalence between 1990 and 2008 • Nikkil Sudharsanan, University of Pennsylvania; Mohammed Ali, Emory University; K.M. Venkat Narayan, Emory University (Poster Prize Winner)


Posters Presented at PAA 2013


Posters Presented at PAA 2012


Posters Presented at PAA 2011


Posters Presented at PAA 2010


Other Posters Presented in 2010


Posters Presented at PAA 2009


Posters Presented at PAA 2007


Posters Presented at PAA 2006

Creating Posters for Professional Meetings