Yearly Archives: 2006

November 2, 2006

Community Conference Covers Issues Surrounding Children of Incarcerated Parents

On November 9, community leaders will gather for a conference at UO to help raise awareness about how parental justice involvement and incarceration impact children – participants will learn how to work together to better meet the needs of these children.

October 20, 2006

National Conversation on Brain Imaging, Molecular Genetics, and Neuroscience to Come to Eugene this Winter

OSLC Research Scientist Dr. Phil Fisher will be an invited speaker on “Interventions for Improving Regulation in Children” at the Workshop on Neuroscience and the Prevention of Mental Illness and School Failure. The workshop will be held on January 27, 2007, at the University of Oregon.

October 18, 2006

Local Scientist Invited Speaker at Harvard Medical School to Commemorate the One-Hundreth Anniversary of the Boston Juvenile Court

OSLC Senior Scientist Dr. Patti Chamberlain will be a keynote speaker today at the Judge Baker Children’s Center Symposium on “Treating Multi-Problem Youth”. The event will be held at the Harvard Medical School, and celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Boston Juvenile Court.

September 27, 2006

Center Receives $3.3 Million Federal Grant to Study Latino Parenting

OSLC Research Scientist Dr. Charles R. Martinez, Jr. received a $3.3 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) today to support a five-year study of the preventive impact of culturally specific parent management training on Latino middle school youth in Oregon.