The National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect presents speakers, workshops, and seminars to those working to achieve better outcomes for children and families. Practitioners, researchers, policy makers, parents, and volunteers are encouraged to attend and learn from their peers.
The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSI) will bring together its membership for dialogue on sociological research and teaching on significant problems of social life at its 69th annual meeting in August. Elizabeth Harris, PhD, a sociologist and senior researcher at NCCD will present a paper titled “Setting the Stage for Family Reunification” as part of the meeting’s Social Welfare and Family session.
The Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Approximately 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters.