2020 Conference Home – BETA

SSWR 24th Annual Conference 
Reducing Racial and Economic Inequality
January 15-19, 2020, Marriott Marquis Hotel
Washington, DC, USA


Call for Abstract Submissions
2020 Annual Conference
Submission Site Now Open
Deadline: April 15, 2019

Call for Self-Nominations
2020 Brief and Brilliant Session
Submission Site Now Open
Deadline: April 15, 2019

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

Marriott Marquis Washington DC
901 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001-4307
Hotel direct: 202-824-9200

Questions? Please contact:

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


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