Event Date/Time: May 19, 2008 End Date/Time: May 20, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Dec 17, 2007
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Description

* Gain insights from top experts from around the country!
* Discover successful strategies, interventions, and initiatives.
* Learn the latest facts and statistics, and about helpful resources.
* Exchange ideas with professionals who share your goals.

Who Should Attend

* Educators
* Social service providers
* Health care professionals
* School Nurses
* Counselors
* Legislators
* School administrators
* Researchers
* Clergy
* Any professional committed to reducing the number of teen pregnancies and helping young women and men build successful lives

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Additional Information

Following the conference, participants should be able to: * list three advantages of using science-based approaches to teen pregnancy prevention * name two strategies for building public support to implement comprehensive sex education. * name two strategies for mobilizing parents to advocate for improved school sex education programs. * name three characteristics of effective teen pregnancy prevention programs * incorporate new information, resources, skills, and educational approaches into their work with adolescents * discuss techniques for effectively advocating policies that promote adolescent sexual health * name three programs that have been found to be effective in reducing risky sexual behavior among adolescents

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