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Register today for SAVIR 2017 Conference, September 18-20, Ann Arbor

Thursday, July 27, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Jessica Austin
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Registration for the SAVIR 6th Annual Conference is now open. The conference will be held September 18-20, 2017 at the University of Michigan League in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Pre-Conference Workshops will begin on Monday, September 18.


SAVIR is a professional organization that provides leadership and fosters excellence in the science of violence and injury prevention. Our 2017 conference will be devoted to the theme of Innovations, and you will not want to miss this opportunity to learn, connect, and grow with hundreds of other who share your interest in preventing injury and violence.



  • Who should attend: Researchers, medical and public health practitioners, policymakers, students, early professionals, research staff, and other stakeholders. The agenda will appeal to all sectors and professional levels of injury and violence prevention research and practice.
  • What to expect: This three-day conference (including pre-conference workshops) will cover topics ranging from the opioid epidemic to youth violence to transportation safety to older adult falls, and much more. Plenary sessions, workshops, symposia, flash science, and poster presentations…all will be designed to provide an invigorating learning experience.
  • When: Monday, September 18 to Wednesday, September 20. See website for times.
  • Where: The League, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Mark Rosenberg, who served as the first permanent director of the CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) and has had a distinguished career in injury and violence prevention. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from an injury and violence prevention pioneer!


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  • Not a SAVIR Member? Become a member today and save! See for more information.
  • Conference registration includes all meal functions/receptions listed for the day(s) of your attendance (excluding the Michigan Stadium Event).
  • The early registration deadline is August 18. Registrations after the early deadline carry a $50 late fee.
  • ABSTRACT acceptance notices have been emailed, check your submission status here.

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