Stress Conference 2018 - Athens, Greece - June 2nd-4th
Held at the Athens Gate Hotel - http://www.athensgate.gr/
The International Conference on Social Stress Research has become an important event for scholars working in the area of stress and health and a major forum for sharing new research that incorporates components of the stress process. The stress conferences, sponsored by the University of New Hampshire, are held approximately every two years and attract the leading scholars in the field. Previous conferences have been held in Portsmouth, NH; Honolulu, Hawaii; Santa Fe, New Mexico; San Diego, California; London, England; Venice, Italy; Paris, France; Budapest, Hungary; and Montreal and Vancouver, Canada. The conference is organized and directed by Professors Heather Turner, Karen Van Gundy, and Catherine Moran in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Hampshire.
The call for papers will be issued in October, 2018. The conference program typically includes sessions on themes such as: stress across the life course; work-related stress; stress in family contexts; gender and stress; race, ethnicity, and culture in the stress process; stress in adolescence; intersections of physical and mental health; catastrophic and traumatic stress; and neighborhood contexts of stress.
Previous keynote speakers have included Leonard Pearlin, Howard Kaplan, Ronald Kessler, Bruce Dohrenwend, George Brown, Robert Weiss, Michael Rutter, Hamilton McCubbin, Peggy Thoits, R. Jay Turner, Carol Aneshensel, Elizabeth Meneghan, Bruce Link, Blair Wheaton, James House, Allan Horwitz, William Avison, Linda George, John Mirowsky, Sarah Rosenfield, Scott Schieman, Chloe Bird, William Vega, Debra Umberson, and David Williams.
2018 Keynote speaker to be announced shortly
Connect by Facebook:
You can stay in the conference loop and reconnect with other “stress folks” via our Facebook page. Just search for “International Conference on Social Stress Research” and add the group. (The direct link is: https://www.facebook.com/groups/325923160762971/).