Series Overview

Macrosystem Challenges to Lifespan Human Development:
Advancing Conceptualizations, Methodologies, and Strategic Responses

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Structure and Venue

      • SSHD is holding its biennial conference as a series of events which begin in November 2021 and continue through June 2022.

      • All SSHD 2021-2022 Conference Series events will be held online via Zoom

Key Dates

          • November 1-2
          • February 7-8
          • April 4-5
          • June 13-14

NOTE: Submissions closed on September 30, 2021

Decisions were emailed in October.  if you have not received a decision, please contact Anthony Dick (

Program information 

      • FEBRUARY DETAILS provides details about FEBRUARY Monday and Tuesday events (current as of January 18, 2022)
      • NOVEMBER DETAILS provides details about NOVEMBER Monday and Tuesday events
      • APRIL DETAILS provides details about APRIL Monday and Tuesday events
      • JUNE DETAILS provides details about JUNE Monday and Tuesday events
      • AT A GLANCE provides a brief listing of all Monday and Tuesday events (including posters)  (current as of October 14, 2021)
      • DETAILS OF MONDAY KEYNOTE EVENTS Information about topics and speakers of Monday Keynote Events; Includes abstracts (current as of July 2021)
      • Zoom Recordings of Conference Series events are available by request.
      • Note: Details for June will be posted later

To Attend & Present

      • Current members: FREE to attend, submit, and present (membership must be current through the entire conference series, i.e., not expire before 6/14/2022).

2-year membership: Regular: $150; Student:  $60. See Join or Renew to purchase.

      • Non-members: Conference Series Pass for 2021-22 permits you to attend and present throughout the year. In addition, it includes a complimentary 1-year SSHD membership.

Conference Series Pass: Regular: $100; Student: $40. See Join or Renew to purchase.

Additional information about membership:

To Prepare Your Poster PDF & (Optional) Video

      • Please visit this link for instructions on how to prepare your poster presentation.