Crime Prevention Partners

National Research Day 2012 Call for Proposals

National Research Day 2012, November 7-9

We are proud to announce the National Research Day 2012 conference, to be held November 7-9, 2012, in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

The theme of the conference will be “Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence: Exploring the Continuum of Violence Against Women and Girls.” 

Proposal Submission:

Please submit your presentation summary/abstract by April 30, 2012. Completed presentation submission forms may be submitted:

by email to:


by mail to: “The FREDA Centre, Simon Fraser University, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3, Canada.”


Beverley Jacobs, Past President, Native Women’s Association of Canada / ancienne présidente, Association des femmes autochtones du Canada

Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, BC Representative for Children and Youth / représentante de la C.-B. pour l’enfance et la jeunesse

Elizabeth Sheehy, Professor of Law, University of Ottawa / Professeure de droit, Université d’Ottawa

Liz Kelly, Professor of Sexualized Violence, London Metropolitan University / Professeure en violence sexualisée, London Metropolitan University

A pre-conference training workshop, facilitated by Drs. Lori Haskell and Melanie Randall, will be held on November 6, 2012, and will focus on issues surrounding the provision of services for women who have experienced sexual violence.

Conference Venue:

Please make your room reservation at the central Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel before October 7, 2012, to take advantage of the special room rates provided to conference participants. After this date, the official room block will be released and the hotel may charge significantly higher rates.

Conference group rates start at $129/night.

Reservations can be made by the following methods:

Book your hotel room online today!

Phone 1-800-266-9432 and identify yourself as a participant of the conference.

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