2018 Events

Double ARC Center for FASD Parent Support Group
12/11/2018
Double ARC Center for FASD
Webinar

Marijuana Prevention Summit & Annual Meeting
12/4/2018
Let's Be Clear Georgia

The Opioid Learning Collaborative
12/3-12/4/2018
Georgia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities

World AIDS Day
12/1/2018
HIV.gov

Upcoming training for Community Connections
11/30/2018
Community Connections
Webinar

“Synthetic Marijuana:” What Is It, Why Is It Dangerous, and How Can We Prevent Youth from Using It?
11/28/2018
Children's Safety Network
Webinar

Great American Smokeout
11/15/2018
American Cancer Society

Double ARC Center for FASD Parent Support Group
11/13/2018
Double ARC Center for FASD
Webinar

Improving Opioid Prescribing during and after Pregnancy
10/31/2018
Institute for PQI
Webinar

Long-Term Outcomes of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Implications for Providers and Caregivers
10/29/2018
March of Dimes
Webinar

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
10/27/2018
Drug Enforcement Administration

Putting the Pieces Together: Using Genes to Understand Variation in FASD
10/25/2018
National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Webinar

State Options for Promoting Recovery among Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid or Substance Use Disorder
10/24/2018
NASHP
Webinar

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day
10/15/2018
CDC

Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
9/26/2018
Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Georgia
Webinar

Working "Upstream" to Prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences
9/19/2018
Children's Safety Network
Webinar

Surveillance for Emerging Threats to Pregnant Women and Infants: Data for Action
9/18/2018
CDC
Webinar

National Prevention Network Annual Conference
8/28-8/30/2018
Boston Park Plaza
Boston, MA

How Childcare Programs can Support Breastfeeding
8/15/2018
Georgia Perinatal Association
Webinar

Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities 2018 Prevention Conference
7/30-8/1/2018
Jekyll Island Club Resort
Jekyll Island, GA

Brain Under Construction: Building Pathways to Resilient Futures
7/26/2018
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Webinar

Maternal Mortality Summit
6/19-6/21/2018
Health Resources and Services Administration

Fostering Healthy Early Brain Development Through Prevention and Protective Factors
5/31/2018
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Webinar

Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
5/10/2018
Voices for Georgia's Children
Atlanta, GA 

Making Every Month Prevention Month
4/30/2018
US Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
4/28/2018
US Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Division

Meeting of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
4/25/2018
Terrace Level Conference Center
Rockville, MA

Break the Cycle of Health Disparities
4/23-4/24/2018
Emory University Health Sciences Research Center
Atlanta, GA

International Research Conference on Adolescents and Adults with FASD
4/18-4/21/2018
The Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Dr. Claire Coles will be giving two presentations: NEURODEVELOPMENT OVER THE LIFE SPAN: IMPLICATIONS FOR FASD, as part of a symposium on April 18, 2018 and MAPPING THE UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY: PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH IN ADULTS WITH FASD, a 90 minute workshop with Therese Grant and Joanne Weinberg on April 21.

Harmful Substance Use Among Hispanic Women and Girls
3/30/2018
Webinar
National Institutes of Health

Opioid Epidemic: Strengthening Your Community's Capacity to Connect to Vital Services and Support
3/28/2018
Webinar

Georgia Society for Public Health Education 2018 Spring Summit
2/23/2018
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA

2018 Infant Mortality Awareness Day
2/21/2018
Georgia State Capital
Atlanta, GA

Substance Abuse Prevention Day
2/21/2018
Georgia State University
Student Center, Atlanta, GA

Learning Disabilities Association 55th Annual Meeting
2/21/2018
Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street, NE
Atlanta, GA

The Opioid Learning Collaborative: A State Targeted Response Across Systems
2/8-2/9/2018
Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort
Stone Mountain, GA 

2018 Mental Health Symposium
2/7/2018
University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
Holiday Inn, Athens, GA

Town Hall Discussion on America's Opioid Crisis (with video)
1/24/2018
Emory University
Oxford Road Building Presentation Room, Atlanta, GA

Defining Moments in MMWR History
1/11/2018
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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