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Using Existing Platforms to Integrate and Coordinate Investments for Children
Date: March 14, 2015 - March 15, 2015 (5:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will highlight the science and economics of integrating and coordinating investments in children and their caregivers using existing platforms across the areas of health, education, nutrition, and social protection.
Means of Violence - A Workshop
Date: December 18, 2014 - December 19, 2014 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine will convene a 2-day workshop to explore the means or methods used to commit certain types of violence that result in life-threatening events or death.
Scaling Program Investments for Young Children Globally: A Workshop on Evidence from LAC and Other Developing Regions
Date: November 11, 2014 (5:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore the evidence on scaling up and sustaining effective programs across health, education, nutrition, and social protection that aim to improve children’s developmental potential.
Financing Investments in Young Children Globally
Date: August 26, 2014 - August 27, 2014 (12:00 AM Eastern)
This public workshop will feature presentations that surround issues in financing investments across health, education, nutrition, and social protection that aim to improve children's developmental potential.
Workshop on Preventing Intimate Partner Violence in Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania
Date: August 11, 2014 - August 12, 2014 (2:00 AM Eastern)
This 2-day workshop will focus on intimate partner violence (IPV) in Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania and will address the intersection with HIV/AIDS, the role of power dynamics within relationships, social perceptions within communities, and societal level policies and implications.
Investing in Young Children Globally: The Cost of Inaction
Date: April 17, 2014 - April 18, 2014 (8:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore the potential benefit of integrated programs that address health, nutrition, education, and social protection.
Mental Health and Violence: Opportunities for Prevention and Early Intervention - A Workshop
Date: February 26, 2014 - February 27, 2014 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) will convene a 2-day workshop to explore the relationship between mental health and violence, and the opportunities for prevention and early intervention.
Investing in Young Children Globally - Meeting 1
Date: January 15, 2014 - January 16, 2014 (8:30 AM Eastern)
iYCG First Planning Meeting
IOM Evaluation of PEPFAR and the GAO PEPFAR Studies
Date: June 17, 2013 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The IOM has invited the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to present and discuss results from their portfolio of PEPFAR studies. The presentations will be followed by a discussion of the synergies between these studies and the IOM Evaluation of PEPFAR.
Elder Abuse and its Prevention - A Workshop
Date: April 17, 2013 - April 18, 2013 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Violence and related forms of abuse against elders is a global public health and human rights problem with far-reaching consequences. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) will convene a 2-day workshop to on global elder abuse and its prevention.