Past Conferences - 2008

March

Parents, Families and Carers: Our Place in the Human Services, our Agenda for Change
National Conference Sydney
17-18 March 2008
Email: vern@civilsociety.org.au
http://www.civilsociety.org.au/
16th World International Family Therapy Association Congress
Transformation and Globalizations: Family Therapy in the 21st Century.
March 26-29, 2008
Porto, Portugal
http://www.paragon-conventions.com/ifta2008/

April

Health Outcomes 2008
Facilitating Knowledge Exchange and Transfer for a Dynamic Future
13th Annual National Conference
30 April – 1 May 2008
Rydges Lakeside, Canberra, Australia
http://chsd.uow.edu.au/ahoc/

July

8th International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society - Consequences of Loss: Resiliency and Complications in the Grief Experience

Presenters
The program will feature keynote presentations and workshops from the following internationally and locally acclaimed speakers:

  • Professor George Bonanno
  • Professor Grace Christ
  • Professor Robert Neimeyer
  • Dr. Mario Mikulincer
  • Assoc. Professor Holly Prigerson
  • Emeritus Professor Beverley Raphael AM
  • Professor Margaret Stroebe

The 8th International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society which will be held in Melbourne, Australia from July 15th to 18th 2008. Program details and registration information can be found at:
http://www.icgb08.com/

August

International Conference on Diverse Abilities & Innovative Supports 2008
Life, Liberty, & the Pursuit of Community
Dole Ballrooms – Historic Dole Cannery, Honolulu, Hawaii
August 11-13, 2008
http://www.lifelibertyandthepursuitof.com/

October

15th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL)
Research and Action: Toward Good Quality of Life and Equity in Health
October 22 - 25, 2008
Radisson Victoria Plaza, Montevideo, Uruguay
Website: http://www.isoqol.org

November

10th Australian Conference on Quality of Life
Deakin University (Melbourne campus at Burwood)
221 Burwood Highway, Burwood Melbourne Victoria
20 November 2008
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