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28th Annual TRSA Scientific Meeting

February 9th, 2018 – 8 AM to 5 PM

University of Texas Club – Austin, TX

  

Preliminary Meeting Outline

     

Invited Speakers / Featured Presentations include:

REFLECTIONS OF A SCIENTIST ON BEING AN ENTREPRENEUR

Carlton K. Erickson, PhD, Pfizer Centennial Professor of Pharmacy
Director, Addiction Science Research and Education Center
The University of Texas at Austin

REAL OPTIONS FOR MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION

Jonathan P. Caulkins, PhD, an American drug policy researcher and Guyford Stever Professor of Operations Research and Public Policy
Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University

TOWARDS A JUST RECOVERY: NEW DIRECTIONS IN TREATMENT, AFTERCARE, AND COMMUNITY REINTEGRATION FOR PEOPLE WITH SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

                 Panelists:

  • William Kelly, PhD, Professor, UT Austin Sociology Department (author of numerous books on criminal justice reform).
  • Teresa May, PhD, Director, Harris County Community Supervision and Corrections Department (innovator in pretrial intervention).
  • Judge Rose Reyna, District Judge, Hidalgo County, Presiding Judge of the Reentry Court (for people returning to the community from correctional-based treatment).
  • Arnold Patrick, Director, Hidalgo County Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Chief of one of the best performing probation departments in the state of Texas, in terms of low recidivism, low revocation, and effective supervision).

 

Call for Poster Abstracts – Deadline extended to January 19th

POSTERS ONLY

Symposium Proposal – 3 to 4 speakers (12-15 minutes each) and 15 minute Q&A

Oral Presentations – 10-15 minute talk

Poster Presentation

Students:  If you are planning to present your research at the 2018 RSA Annual Scientific Conference, the TRSA Scientific Meeting is a great way to practice your presentation in a smaller, more intimate setting.

Registration Rates

Student - $20 member / $30 non-member

Postdoctoral Fello - $40 member / $50 non-member

Faculty, Other Professionals, Community Members - $50 member / $60 non-members

$10 late fee for registrations received after January 26th, 2018

ONLINE REGISTRATION  - NOW OPEN


Nearby Hotels:

Double Tree - Austin University
1617 N I-35
512-479-4000
Double Tree Website

 

Holiday Inn
6000 Middle Fiskville Road
512-451-5757
Holiday Inn Website

 For more information or questions, contact Becky Thomas at rsastaff2@sbcglobal.net.

 

 

  

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