Welcome to the Australasian Human Development Association

The Australasian Human Development Association (AHDA) is a multidisciplinary, non-profit association formed in the early 1980s. The goals of the Association are to foster and promote research on human development at all stages of the lifespan, including prenatal development, infancy and childhood, adolescence and adulthood. The association promotes the application of research findings to inform professional practice in various disciplines, as well as to inform social policy concerned with individual development, families and communities.

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The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) invites submissions for its 2019 Biennial Meeting in Baltimore, MD, from March 21 – 23. Preconference events will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Empirical, theoretical, historical, methodological, policy, application, and translational submissions from investigators around the globe in all disciplines related to the field of child development are welcomed. The Society encourages submissions from researchers at all career stages including graduate and undergraduate students. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, August 16, 2018, 8:00pm EDT. For more information on requirements, submission criteria, and the review process, please view the Official SRCD Call for Submissions. Questions may be directed to the SRCD Program Office: programoffice@srcd.org.