Date/Time: 
06/13/2012 - 8:00am to 06/15/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Oakland Marriott City Center
Oakland, California

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Alameda County District Attorney's Office
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Alameda County District Attorney's Office
Contact Email: 
BAHC@acgov.org
Description: 

The 2012 National H.E.A.T. Conference is a comprehensive event designed to enhance the capacity of law enforcement and practitioners to combat commercial sex trafficking of children (CSEC).The conference is designed to provide those professionals who intersect with children put into the commercial sex trade with the opportunity to identify the complex problems and strategic solutions for responding to CSEC victims, investigations and cases.

Date/Time: 
11/01/2012 - 8:00am to 11/03/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
ISTSS
Description: 

Major advances have been made in the assessment and treatment of traumatic stress in the past 20 years.  Despite these advances, the vast majority of those affected by traumatic stress still do not receive any type of services or care.  For many, no services are available.   Others are reluctant to seek care or do not find the services offered appealing.  In addition, treatments are not effective for some who receive them.  The effectiveness of services or clinical care may be limited in our conceptualizations, research methods and practices do not match the clinical realities for some trauma survivors.  This meeting will provide a forum to discuss innovative strategies for outreach, assessment, treatments and programs that will enable us to deliver services in a wider variety of contexts and reach more trauma survivors.  A shift in focus from mental disorder and diagnosis to the promotion of mental health can help reduce stigma and facilitate wider dissemination of information and tools to promote recovery from traumatic stress.  Innovations in conceptualization, measurement and clinical methods may help us better understand the diversity of responses to traumatic stress and tailor our services and treatments to groups and individuals with different post-traumatic presentations.

Date/Time: 
09/09/2012 - 8:00am to 09/12/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Town & country Resort & convention Center
San Diego, CA

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
IVAT
Description: 

TOPICS & THREADS
Adult Survivors of Childhood Victimization * Children Exposed to Violence* Child Maltreatment* Sexual Assault/Victimization* Intimate Partner Violence Offenders & Victims* Legal & Criminal Justice Issues* Trauma in the Military Personnel, Veterans & Their Families* At Risk Youth* Trauma in General* Unserved & Underserved Populations-Elders, People with Disabilities, LGBTQQI, People of Color* Substance Abuse* Prevention* Social Justice

POSTER SUBMISSIONS
IVAT is still accepting submissions for posters. Please go to www.IVATCenters.org to submit.
Deadline for poster submissions: July 31, 2012
If you are interested in sponsorships, exhibits & collaboration, please contact Brandon Thomson at (858) 527-1860 x 4030 for information.

Date/Time: 
05/08/2012 - 8:00am to 05/11/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley
8757 Rio San Diego Drive
San Diego, CA 92108
Main Hotel Phone: 619-692-3800

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
The California Coalition on Sexual Offending
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Trudy Orlandi
Contact Phone: 
415-459-3141
Contact Email: 
trudy@cristoff.com
Description: 
Date/Time: 
05/08/2012 (All day) to 05/11/2012 (All day)
Sponsoring Agency: 
California Coalition on Sexual Offending
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
California Coalition on Sexual Offending
Description: 

The 15th Annual Training Conference is looking for Poster Presentations for the conference.  Please click on link to see further details.

Date/Time: 
10/27/2012 (All day) to 10/31/2012 (All day)
Location
City: 
San Francisco
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
APHA
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
APHA
Contact Website: 
www.apha.org
Description: 

APHA's Call for Abstracts for the 2012 Annual Meeting & Exposition, to be held Oct. 27-31 in San Francisco, is now open.  The theme of the meeing is "Prevention and Wellness Across the Lifespan."

Abstracts that focus on all areas of public helath as well as those that focus on the Annual Meeting theme are encouraged.  All abstracts must be submitted online and an easy-to-use online form facilitates the process step-by-step. 

The deadline for submission of abstracts ranges from Feb 6th through 10th, dependin on the Sections, Special Primary Interest Group, Caucus or Forum to which you wish to submit.  All submissions will end 11:59pm PST on the due date listed on the Call for Abstracts.  No late submissions will be accepted.  For more information about the 140th Annual Meeting & Exposition, visit www.apha.org/meetings/AnnualMeeting

Date/Time: 
10/27/2012 (All day) to 10/31/2012 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Moscone Center

City: 
San Francisco
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
APHA
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
APHA
Contact Phone: 
202-777-APHA
Description: 

The APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition is the oldest and largest gathering of public health professionals in the world, attracting more than 13,000 national and international physicians, administrators, nurses, educators, researchers, epidemiologists, and related health specialists. APHA's meeting program addresses current and emerging health science, policy, and practice issues in an effort to prevent disease and promote health. APHA has a world of public health in store for you.

 

The theme of the 2012 APHA Annual Meeting will be Prevention and Wellness Across the Lifespan.

 

Date/Time: 
04/01/2012 (All day) to 04/03/2012 (All day)
Location
City: 
San Francisco
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
ISIS Inc.
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
ISIS Inc.
Contact Website: 
http://sextech.org/contact
Description: 

Sex::Tech 2012 is a two-day annual conference hosted by ISIS, Inc. that brings health and technology professionals together with youth, parents and community leaders to advance the sexual health of youth in the U.S. and abroad. Sex::Tech is the only conference event that showcases high-tech educational content (mobile, social media, Internet) developed by professionals, highlights national and local program successes, and puts youth leadership at the forefront.

Sex::Tech 2012 is expected to have 600 national and international in-person attendees, and more than 2,000 viewers following the conference via live video stream.

Abstracts are now being accepted until November 18, 2011. 

Date/Time: 
02/03/2012 - 7:30am to 5:30pm
Location
Address: 

UCLA Faculty Center

Sponsoring Agency: 
UCLA Center for the Study of Women
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Mirasol Riojas
Contact Email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu
Description: 

Thinking Gender is a public conference highlighting graduate student research on women, sexuality and gender across all disciplines and historical periods.
Calls for papers are being accepted until October 17, 2011.

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