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 Please see the following webpage for a list of upcoming International Conferences:
http://www.acjs.org/pubs/167_2105_13934.cfm

 

EBP Quarterly

We are pleased to announce the start of EBP Quarterly, a practitioner-oriented, non-peer reviewed publication focused on the use of evidence-based policies, programs, and practices, along with the development of evidence-based organizations and evidence-based professionals.
EBP Quarterly will be published online in March, June, September, and December, and will be provided to members of the Society for Evidence-Based Practitioners and Organizations (EBP Society; http://www.ebpsociety.org). It will include the following types of scholarship:

  • Original essays and research notes on evidence-based approaches and organizational development. Scholarship from both researchers and practitioners is encouraged.
  • Reviews of recently published research on any aspect of the evidence-based movement, including (but not limited to): a. risk and needs assessment, b. strategic planning and performance measurement, c. policy analysis and program evaluation,  d. organizational leadership, e. organizational culture, f. internal and external collaboration, and g. capacity-building and sustainability.
  • Reviews of recently published books on any aspect of the evidence-based movement.
  • Reviews of recently enacted public policy and/or funding opportunities relevant to the evidence-based movement.
  • Interviews with evidence-based professionals and policymakers.

Manuscript Guidelines: Articles may vary in writing style, length, and tone, and should be a minimum of 500 words and maximum of 3,000 words. Manuscripts should be submitted to the Editor as a Microsoft Word document, double-spaced with 1-inch margins, in 12 point font. Citations and references should conform to the current Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA style guidelines).

Manuscripts and inquiries should be sent to:
David Myers, Editor, EBP Quarterly
david.myers@iup.edu

Post Date January 25, 2016

 

The 19th International NGCRC Gang Specialist Training Conference
August 8-10, 2016
Chicago, Illinois

The National Gang Crime Research Center (NGCRC) is the publisher of the Journal of Gang Research now in its 23rd year of publication as a professional quarterly journal.  The NGCRC sponsors a massive annual gang training conference on all aspects of gangs, security threat groups, white racist extremist organizations, and motorcycle gangs. The 19th Annual NGCRC training event is being held at the Westin Michigan Avenue Hotel in Chicago.  The NGCRC was founded in 1990 (www.ngcrc.com).

The 2016 Gang Training Conference has over 100 different sessions ranging in duration from one to four hours in length.  There are five different receptions designed to enhance networking among attendees, all are free.  Other organized social functions are also designed to increase your networking with other gang specialists globally.  A copy of the conference brochure is available at www.ngcrc.com/2016brochure.pdf

Much more detailed information about the conference is available at www.ngcrc.com/2016.conference.html
You can study the curriculum for the 2016 conference at: www.ngcrc.com/courses.html
You can study the presenters and speakers at: www.ngcrc.com/presenters.html
You can study the schedule at: www.ngcrc.com/schedule.html
Feel free to call the NGCRC conference hotline if you have any questions, (708) 258-9111.
Post Date January 25, 2016