Invited Program

Keynote Speakers


Danielle Dick

Danielle Dick
Virginia Commonwealth University

Debbie Rivas-Drake

Debbie Rivas-Drake
University of Michigan

Nora Wiium

Nora Wiium
University of Bergen, Norway
Positive Development among
Young People: Seeking out Unheard Voices

Invited Addresses


Mesmin Destin

Mesmin Destin
Northwestern University
Designing Supportive Contexts to Reduce Socioeconomic Disparities in Education

Nancy Hill

Nancy Hill
Harvard University

Dual Lecture: Teen Suicide and Self-Injury

Anna Strassman Mueller

Anna Strassman Mueller
University of Chicago

Peter A. Wyman

Peter A. Wyman
University of Rochester
Adolescents as ‘natural change agents’ to promote health in their social networks: Lessons learned and lessons still needed

Dual Lecture:Youth Participatory Action Research

Ben Kirshner

Ben Kirshner
University of Colorado, Boulder

Emily Ozer

Emily Ozer
University of California, Berkeley
Why is Youth-Led Participatory Action Research Relevant for SRA?: Reflections on Advances, Concerns, & Next Steps

Paper Symposium: Youth Politics and Civic Engagement

Amy Syvertsen

Amy Syvertsen
Search Institute

Laura Wray-Lake

Laura Wray-Lake
University of California, Los Angeles

Paper Symposium: Gender Identity, Masculinity, Gender Non-Conformity

Russ Toomey

Russ Toomey
University of Arizona
Visualizing Queer and Trans Youth Lives in the Current Sociopolitical Climate: Beyond Risk

Paper Symposium: Critical Consciousness, Racism and Racial Socialization

Elan Hope

Elan Hope
North Carolina State University