SSWR 23rd Annual Conference 
Ending Gender Based, Family and Community Violence
January 16-20, 2019, Hilton San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA
Hotel Reservations Now Open!



Hotel Reservations Now Open! 

Reserve by Sunday, December 16, 2018, to take advantage of the conference room rates. More info.

Apply to Present at the 2019 Brief and Brilliant session! 

Submit nominations by Tuesday, September 4, 2018More info.

Submit your SIG meeting requests! 

Requests must be submitted by Monday, August 20, 2018More info.

Overview of the SSWR Annual Conference

The SSWR Annual Conference offers a scientific program that reflects a broad range of research interests, from workshops on the latest quantitative and qualitative research methodologies to symposia featuring studies in child welfare, aging, mental health, welfare reform, substance abuse, and HIV/AIDS. Over 500 symposia, workshop, roundtable, paper and poster presentations. Research methods workshops designed to enhance methods expertise and grant-writing skills and special sessions on research priorities and capacity building that target cutting-edge topics vital to contemporary social work research. Pre-conference programs and a networking reception especially for doctoral students.

The Thursday plenary session and invited symposia are developed by the Vice President/Conference Chair.  The Thursday morning workshop sessions are developed by the Vice President-elect.  The SSWR Board of Directors and the Conference Committee provides input into the development of all invited sessions.

Conference Venue

Hilton San Francisco Union Square
333 O’Farrell Street
San Francisco, California, 94102, USA
TEL: +1-415-771-1400
FAX: +1-415-202-7798

Questions? Please contact:

DeeJay R. Garringo, CAE
SSWR Program Director
703-352-7797, ext. 218