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Learn about opportunities for professional networking, including an evening reception especially for student attendees

2012 Midwest Regional Conference in Pediatric Psychology
April 26–28, 2012
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The 25th Anniversary Midwest Regional Conference on Pediatric Psychology will be held April 26-28, 2012 in Milwaukee.

The conference will include workshops, keynote addresses, symposia, and poster sessions on topics including translation of interventions into clinical practice, resilience, injury prevention, ethics, medical trauma, adherence, diversity, family functioning, and health-related quality of life.

Keynote speakers include Andrea Farkas Patenaude and David Schwebel. Other invited speakers include Dennis Drotar, L. Kevin Hamberger, Grayson Holmbeck, Celia Lescano, Victoria Miller, Scott Powers, Jerilynn Radcliffe, Ryan Spellecy, and Bradley Stolbach. Special interest groups will meet during the course of the conference.

Eleven hours of continuing education will be offered with opportunities for up to four credit hours available through the preconference workshops.

As always, there will be opportunities for professional networking, including a Thursday evening reception for student attendees. All conference attendees are invited to a Friday night reception at Mader’s Restaurant, a historic Milwaukee restaurant in the heart of downtown.

Registration is open and can be accessed through the SPP website.

The deadline for early registration is March 26, 2012.