What’s Happening Now

  • 12/3/2021: Online program now available. View schedule.
  • 11/24/2021: Presentation schedule notifications have been sent to all presenting authors/speakers on 11/24/21. If you did not receive your schedule notification, email DeeJay Garringo.
  • 11/18/2021: Online registration is now open. Early Bird Deadline: 12/10/21. View rates
  • 11/18/2021: Student volunteer registration is now open. Registration Deadline: 12/10/21. More info
  • 11/18/2021: Exhibit and advertise for SSWR 2022 today! Registration deadline EXTENDED to 12/6/21. More info.
  • 11/4/2021: Hotel Reservations Now Available. Discounted Rate Deadline: 12/15/21. View

SSWR COVID-19 Health and Safety Updates

In-person, live streaming, and virtual presentations

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 are 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 provide input into the development of all invited sessions.

For questions, contact:

DeeJay R. Garringo, CAE
SSWR Program Director
703-352-7797, ext. 2