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Annual Conference on Adolescent Health

Over the Years

The Adolescent Health Initiative is proud to have celebrated seven great years of our Annual Conference on Adolescent Health!

We are thrilled to bring together a global, multidisciplinary audience of adolescent health professionals year after year. Our vision is to transform the health care landscape to optimize adolescent and young adult health and well-being. We take great pride in a conference we believe helps to achieve this goal.

We hope you can join us for our 8th annual event on May 12-13, 2022.

Past Conferences

2021 Featured Sessions

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2021 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • Mental Health Practice with Immigrant & Refugee Youth
  • Reducing Disparities in Adolescent & Young Women’s Health
  • Building Networks to Promote AI/AN Adolescent Health
  • Supporting Adolescents with Cancer
  • Queering Sex Ed
  • Teen Dating Violence Prevention & Porn Literacy
  • Patient-Focused Pain Management in Adolescents
  • Building Connections with Youth During a Pandemic
  • Trauma-Informed Physical Exams
  • Caring for Youth with Somatization
  • Improving the Health and Well-being of Black Families

May 13-14, 2021

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April 11-12, 2019

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2019 Featured Sessions

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2019 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • IUD Insertion
  • Improving Adolescent Chlamydia Screening
  • Reproductive Coercion as Adolescent Dating Abuse
  • Trauma Informed Care for LGBTQIA and Youth of Color
  • Electronic Cigarette Health Impact and Policy
  • Strengths Based Approaches to Adolescent Sexual Health
  • The Role of Sleep in Adolescent Health
  • Acute Care Prescribing and the Opioid Epidemic Among Youth
  • Implementing HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
  • Media Influences on Adolescent Health
  • Understanding Anxiety Among Adolescent Youth
  • Teen Brain Development and the Impact of Marijuana

2018 Featured Sessions

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2018 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • Birth Control for LGBTQ Youth
  • Chlamydia and Expedited Partner Therapy
  • Cyberbullying
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Expansive Medical Services
  • Hypertension in Adolescents
  • Male Reproductive Health
  • Opioid Prescribing & Persistent Use in Adolescents
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
  • Sex Positivity
  • Transition and Youth Empowerment
  • Youth Voice in Health Care Settings

April 22-23, 2018

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April 24-25, 2017

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2017 Featured Sessions

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2017 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • Youth-Friendly Sexual Health Services
  • LGBTQ Sexual Health
  • Asthma in Schools
  • Sexting
  • IUD Insertion Clinical Skills
  • Digital Dating Abuse
  • Gender Matters Program
  • Adolescent Substance Use
  • Adolescent Quality Measures
  • Health Disparities in Adolescents
  • ADHD
  • Youth Voice in Health Centers
  • Sex Positivity
  • Concussions in Adolescents
  • Trauma-Informed Care

2016 Featured Sessions

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2016 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Adolescent Well Visits
  • Bullying and Cyberbullying
  • Contraception
  • Eating Disorders
  • Fire Arm Injury Prevention
  • Medical Treatment of Transgender Patients
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Patient-Centered Care for Transgender Youth
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEp)
  • Violence Prevention

April 18-19, 2016

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April 23-24, 2015

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2015 Featured Sessions

  • Anxiety
  • Confidentiality Laws
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Dating Violence
  • Patient-Centered Communication
  • Non-Suicidal Self-Injury
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • Social Media as a Medical Therapy
  • Supporting Transgender Youth
  • Technology and Sexual Health

April 4, 2014

For more information on sessions, check out the Detailed Agenda from the 2014 Conference on Adolescent Health.

  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Obesity and Youth
  • Health, Education, and High School Graduation
  • Eating Disorders
  • Violence Prevention

2014 Featured Sessions

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Can’t wait to connect in 2022!