April 18, 2014
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Friday, June 13, 2014
10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico

The seventh International Women’s and Children’s Health and Gender Group Conference will feature a poster session, lunch speaker, two panel discussions, and cultural events. The panelists will discuss (1) emerging issues regarding addiction to licit drugs during pregnancy; and (2) perspectives on women and addiction from Saudi Arabia, Eastern and Central Europe, and the U.S.-Mexican border region. The lunch speaker, NIDA Associate Director for Scientific Affairs Susan Weiss, Ph.D., will review Institute priorities for international gender research. The graduated registration fee is $35 for students and participants from developing countries; $75 for those who cannot afford the full conference fee; and $150 to cover the full cost of materials, lunch, and meeting room costs. Participants are asked to register ​at ​the ​highest ​level they ​can ​afford ​to ​pay. For more information, contact InWomen’s Chair Wendee Wechsberg, Ph.D., at wmw@rti.org.