Our Mission

The Society for Prevention Research is an organization dedicated to advancing scientific investigation on the etiology and prevention of social, physical and mental health, and academic problems and on the translation of that information to promote health and well being.

The multi-disciplinary membership of SPR is international and includes scientists, practitioners, advocates, administrators, and policy makers who value the conduct and dissemination of prevention science worldwide.

Like us on Facebook!

facebook.com/PreventionResearch

Annual Meeting

SPR 2014 ANNUAL MEETING ONLINE PROGRAM SCHEDULE NOW AVAILABLE

The online program schedule is searchable by day, presentation format, themes, and authors.

Mark your calendars to attend the most important prevention science conference–the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 22nd Annual Meeting that will be held in Washington, DC, May 27-30, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. This year’s theme is “Comprehensive and Coordinated Prevention Systems: Building Partnerships and Transcending Boundaries.”

The Society for Prevention Research envisions a wellness-oriented society in which evidenced-based programs and policies are continuously applied to improve the health and well being of its citizens, fostering positive human development and citizens who lead productive lives, in caring relationships with others.

MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS

Reservation deadline is Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Early bird registration ends on or before Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

ABSTRACT STATUS NOTIFICATIONS

All submitted abstracts/session proposals are currently under review. Please note that abstract status notifications will be sent early March 2014. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Lewis at jenniferlewis@preventionresearch.org.

What’s Happening Now

SPR 2014 ANNUAL MEETING ONLINE PROGRAM SCHEDULE NOW AVAILABLE

The online program schedule is searchable by day, presentation format, themes, and authors.

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS: JOURNAL OF PREVENTION SCIENCE EARLY CAREER REVIEWER PROGRAM

Applications are DUE May 20, 2014.

ONLINE MEETING REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Early bird registration ends on or before Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS FOR SPR 2014 ANNUAL MEETING

Reservation deadline is Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

NOW AVAILABLE ECPN CONNECTIONS WINTER 2014 NEWSLETTER

Resources

JOB POSTINGS - view listing of job openings/opportunities in prevention research.

Degree Programs or Certificates in Prevention Science and Pre-Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Training/Education in Prevention Science

SPR Newsletter Issues and Archives

ECPN Newsletter Issues and Archives

Advocacy

Advancing Type 2 Translation Research article by SPR Task Force now available at Prevention Science ONLINE FIRST

Type 2 Translational Reseach: Position Statement

Type 2 Translational Research: Overview and Definitions

SPR Monograph: Community Monitoring Systems

Standards of Evidence published in Prevention Science

SPR Standards of Knowledge for the Science of Prevention

Read more