Thursday, September 19, 2013
Resilient Family Conference at OSU-Tulsa features nationally renowned researchers
The Center for Family Resilience at Oklahoma State University-Tulsa will host the Resilient Families Conference on Friday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the B.S. Roberts Room.
The focus of the conference is “Interdisciplinary approaches to strengthening family and individual resilience,” and features nationally renowned researchers including:
- Dr. Ann S. Masten, Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychology at the University of Minnesota
- Dr. Daniel S. Shaw, director of the Pitt Parents and Children Laboratory and professor and chair of the department of psychology at the University of Pittsburgh
- Dr. Noel A. Card, associate professor of family studies and human development at the University of Arizona
- Dr. Jay Mancini, Anne Montgomery Haltiwanger Distinguished Professor of Child and Family Development at the University of Georgia
- Dr. Carolyn S. Henry, professor of human development and family science at OSU
- Dr. Robert E. Larzelere, professor and research methodologist at OSU
OSU-Tulsa and OSU Center for Health Sciences are among the conference sponsors. Registration is $50 and includes lunch. Register online at http://cfr.okstate.edu/node/63. Visit cfr.okstate.edu to learn more about the conference or contact Dr. Michael Criss at firstname.lastname@example.org.