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Upcoming Events

Thu Oct 08

Prevention Summit: "Advancing Substance Use Prevention in High-Intensity Drug-Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Communities: Standards, Strategies, and Support"

James Carroll, Director of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP); Dr. Jerome Adams, United States Surgeon General; Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

  • Thursday October 8, 2020 from 8:30 am–5:00 pm
  • Virtual Event

Tue Oct 13

PRC Seminar: "The Art and Science of Human Flourishing: Conceptualizations and Research Example with College Students"

Robert Roeser, Ph.D., Bennett Pierce Professor of Compassion and Caring; Professor, Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State

  • Tuesday October 13, 2020 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • Virtual (via Zoom):

Oct 21 -to- 22

ICDS Virtual Symposium 2020: "The Data Deluge: Opportunities and Challenges"

  • Wednesday October 21, 2020 - Thursday October 22, 2020
  • Virtual

Oct 26 -to- 27

28th Annual National Symposium on Family Issues: "Causes and Consequences of Parent-Child Separations: Pathways to Resilience"

Hosted by Penn State's Population Research Institute

  • Monday October 26, 2020 - Tuesday October 27, 2020
  • Virtual

Thu Oct 29

2020 Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science: "Addressing Bullying and School Violence and Promoting School Connectedness"

Dorothy Espelage, Ph.D., William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Education, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Thursday October 29, 2020 from 3:30 pm–5:00 pm
  • Webinar (via Zoom):

Tue Nov 17

Symposium on PRC Research Projects Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic (Part 1)

  • Tuesday November 17, 2020 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • Zoom URL:

Mon May 03

Consortium to Combat Substance Abuse 2nd Annual Conference

  • Monday May 3, 2021 from 8:00 am–3:00 pm
  • Hetzel Union Building (HUB) University Park campus, State College, PA