Deadline Extended: Call for Abstracts for the Family and Youth Services Bureau’s Annual Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Conference for State, Tribal and Competitive Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP) and Abstinence Education Program Grantees

It’s not too late! The call for abstracts deadline has been extended to Friday, January 11, 2013, for the the Family and Youth Services Bureau’s Annual Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Conference for State, Tribal and Competitive Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP) and Abstinence Education Program Grantees. Please consider submitting an abstract for workshop sessions for the  2013 conference, “Putting Knowledge to Use: Sharing Diverse Practices to Improve Teen Pregnancy Prevention Outcomes.” This conference will build upon the 2012 grantee conference by providing attendees with opportunities to increase their capacity to effectively implement their selected programs and share diverse experiences to improve teen pregnancy prevention outcomes. The conference will be held May 29-31, 2013, at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel in Maryland.

Abstracts for interactive and engaging 90-minute breakout sessions in four learning tracks are now due on Friday, January 11, 2013.  Learning tracks are designed to strengthen the effects of grant projects in reducing teen pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted infections through evidence-based and innovative programming, to include:

1) Evaluation/Data Collection;

2) Implementation/Programming;

3) Project Management; and

4) Working with Youth Populations/Cultural Proficiency.

Abstracts can be submitted electronically at: http://prepeventregistration.rti.org/c4p/

Questions about the content of abstract submissions should be directed to Karen Strazza at PREPTA@rti.org.