Past Events

Past Events

 - | - | InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta

The 2015 National Forum on Criminal Justice, sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA), theJustice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA), and the 

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Speaker(s):
Pamela B. Teaster, PhD, Professor & Associate Director for Research, Center for Gerontology, Virginia Tech

Take part in “A Week in the Life of Adult Protective Services” through a free webinar with that title. Pamela B. Teaster, PhD, of the Virginia Tech Center for Gerontology, will conduct the webinar, presenting a study that uses a public health

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Speaker(s):
Catherine Thurston, Senior Director of Services and Training at Services & Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders (SAGE)

The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) will present a web forum discussion with Catherine Thurston, Senior Director of Services and Training at Services & Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual &

 - | - | Washington, DC

NCCD staff will be attending this conference, co-hosted by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and the Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ). The conference focuses on these questions:

• What are the key

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NCCD and the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) are co-sponsoring this webinar discussing the challenges and needs around the growing proportion of female youth who are prosecuted as adults. The webinar will shed light on realities facing

 - | - | UW - Madison School of Social Work
Speaker(s):
Darrell P. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, ACSW, Dean, School of Social Work, Loyola University-Chicago President, National Association of Social Workers

Dr. Wheeler will deliver a lecture titled “The Tip of the Iceberg: Social Work, Social Justice, and Social Action,” exploring the relationship between doing social work and addressing social injustice. Dr. Wheeler asks whether the field of social

 - | - | Haverford College
Speaker(s):
Nicole Pittman, Stoneleigh Fellow, NCCD Senior Program Specialist

Join Nicole Pittman for an undergraduate lecture at Haverford College's Department of Sociology entitled "Raised on the Registry: The Irreparable Harm of Placing Children in Sex Offender Registries in the U.S."

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Speaker(s):
Madelyn Iris, PhD, Director, Leonard Schanfield Research Institute, CJE SeniorLife
Kendon J. Conrad, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Chestnut Health Systems, Normal, Illinois; and Professor Emeritus, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago

Half or more of all cases reported to adult protective services are for elder self-neglect (ESN), which directly affects older adults and, consequently, their families, neighbors, and communities. ESN has public health implications due to its

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Speaker(s):
Laura Mosqueda, MD, FAAFP, AGSF, Chair, Department of Family Medicine, Professor of Family Medicine and Geriatrics (Clinical Scholar) and Associate Dean of Primary Care, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California

It is often difficult to figure out if an injury or wound is due to elder abuse. In part, this is because many of the normal and common age-related changes mask and mimic signs of elder abuse. "Older adults bruise easily" and "old people who aren

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Speaker(s):
Deirdre O’Connor, Senior Program Specialist

Deirdre O'Connor will review NCCD's current Pay for Success feasibility assessment RFP, including a brief demonstration of the grant application process. Click