News/Announcements

CALL FOR PAPERS: Child Studies in Asia-Pacific Contexts

04/16/2015
Submission deadline for the August issue: June 30, 2015

Free Data Workshop: The National Survey of Early Care and Education (NSECE)

04/09/2015
July 20-23, 2015 in Ann Arbor, MI. Application deadline: May 29, 2015 FREE DATA WORKSHOP, STIPENDS AVAILABLE

Epigenetics: Development, Psychopathology, Resilience, and Preventive Intervention Symposium

04/07/2015
Dante Cicchetti, Abi Gewirtz, Gerald August, & Frank Symons announce The Institute for Translational Research in Children's Mental Health Inaugural Symposium:

Call for Proposals for the 2015 Lizette Peterson-Homer Memorial Research Grant

04/07/2015
The American Psycological Foundation is accepting proposals for the 2015 Lizette Peterson-Homer Memorial Research Grant. The grant provides $5,000 for research on the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents, supporting research into psychological and behavioral aspects of the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents. The deadline for proposals is October 1, 2015.    

Early Pathways Program

03/31/2015
Marquette University is offering an online, self-paced training program for mental health professionals who serve families of young children with behavior problems. Early Pathways Program provides assessment and treatment protocol for addressing behavior problems in children five years of age and younger including serious tantrums, aggression, property destruction and self-injury.

ICPSR Scholarship for Developmental, Child, and Family Psychology

03/31/2015
Offered by the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), the Scholarship for Developmental, Child, and Family Psychology is intended for Ph.D. students at North American universities who are interested in acquiring quantitative skills in order to complete a dissertation within developmental, child, or family psychology. The scholarship provides a fee waiver to attend courses in one or both of the four-week sessions of the 2015 ICPSR Summer Program. The application deadline is April 30, 2015.

Call for abstracts and registration for DOHaD 2015

03/31/2015
The 9th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD) will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from November 9-11, 2015. The congress is hosted by the University of Witwatersrand and the University of Cape Town. The theme of the 2015 conference is combating the transgenerational risk of non-communicable disease in transitioning societies.

Inaugural Early Start Conference at University of Wollongong

03/30/2015
Inaugural Early Start Conference University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia September 28-30, 2015 http://earlystart.uow.edu.au/conference/index.html  

OPRE Grant Announcement

03/23/2015
The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has recently published two discretionary research funding announcements titled “Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Head Start Graduate Student Research Grants” and “Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Research Scholars”, which are summarized below.

ICPSR Scholarship for Developmental, Child, and Family Psychology

03/16/2015
Offered by the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), the Scholarship for Developmental, Child, and Family Psychology is intended for Ph.D. students at North American universities who are interested in acquiring quantitative skills in order to complete a dissertation within developmental, child, or family psychology. The scholarship provides a fee waiver to attend courses in one or both of the four-week sessions of the 2015 ICPSR Summer Program. The application deadline is April 30, 2015.

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