Call for Conference Papers: Society for the Study of Human Development (SSHD)

The Society for the Study of Human Development (SSHD) invites proposal submissions for its biennial meeting. The 10th Biennial Meeting will be held in Providence, Rhode Island on October 6-8, 2017. The 10th Biennial Conference welcomes submissions examining relational processes at any level(s) in order to better understand, explain, and optimize human development over the life span/life course. With the theme of this year’s conference: Creativity, Spirituality, and Health across the Life-Span, SSHD encourages all participants, whether as symposia participants or poster presenters to contribute to the vision and advancement of Developmental Science. We especially welcome submissions incorporating diverse scientific frameworks, including interdisciplinary scholarship.

Submission deadlines are May 1, 2017 for symposia, and June 1, 2017 for posters.

To submit you proposal, please visit

For more information about the conference, please visit

For questions, please email Yoko Yamamoto (

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