Select Presentations

LaJoie, S., Silman, M. Sprang, G. "A critical evaluation of H1N1 2009 risk communication efforts with children and families" for the 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011.  Washington DC.

Silman, M., LaJoie, S., Sprang, G. "Examination of disaster planning and response efforts from the perspective of child and family well-being" for the 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011.  Washington DC.

Sprang, G., Clark, J., Leigh, P. and Silman, M. "Mental health impact of disease containment on families: Lessons learned and strategies for promoting resiliency" for 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011. Washington DC.

Sprang, G., Staton-Tindall, M., Clark, J .  "Trauma exposure among drug-endangered children" for 139th APHA Annual Meeting October 29 - November 2, 2011. Washington DC.

Sprang, G. Craig, C. & Staton-Tindall,  M. (2011). 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, (June 2-5, 2011). Vienna, Austria "Gender Differences in Trauma Treatment at 90 and 180 Days of Treatment: Do Boys and Girls Respond to Evidence-Based Interventions in the Same Way?

Craig, C., Sprang, G., & Staton-Tindall, M. (2010). Gender differences in trauma treatment at 90 and 180 days of treatment: Do boys and girls respond to evidence-based interventions in the same way? 24th Annual Children's Mental Health, Research and Policy Conference (March 22, 2011). Tampa, FL.

Ross, L. Sprang, G., Tullberg, E., Cohen, J. Caring for the Caretaker:  Building Staff Resilience in Different Service Settings, Proposal for Moderated Discussion at the 2011 NCTSN Annual Network Meeting: Wellness and Resiliency: Integrating Science and Practice to Transform Children's Lives, February 28-March 3, 2011. Baltimore, MD.

Sprang, G. & Silman, M. Evidence-based Best Practice Guidelines for Pandemic Response:  The Role of Child Life in Assisting Children and Families during Pandemic Disaster, 2011 Child-Life Council Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

LaJoie, A., Sprang, G., Leigh, P., Jackson, C., Silman, M. Mohipp, C., Clark, J. 138th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, Colorado., Best Practices and Lessons Learned from Community Mitigation Efforts during the H1N1 Pandemic, November 6-10, 2010.

LaJoie, A., Clark, J., Sprang, G., Leigh, P, Silman, M . 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making, Toronto, Canada , October 24 - 27, 2010. Ethical and Risk Communication Dilemmas Faced by Decision-makers During the H1N1 2009 Pandemic: A Mixed- Method Analysis.  Poster.

Sprang, G., Silman, M.   Rural Behavioral Health Symposium: Practical Strategies to Address the Behavioral Health Needs of Children and Families in Rural America, Glendale, Arizona.  September 21-23, 2010. The Behavioral Health Impact of Pandemic on Children and Families in Rural America:  Public Health Perspectives on Promoting Resiliency.

Sprang, G. Second International Conference  on Interdisciplinary Social Science. University of Granada, Granada, Spain.  July 10, 2007. Presentation title: Bridging the Gap between Science and Practice: Translational Research in Multidisciplinary Clinical Practice. 

Freer, B., Whitt-Woosley, A., Sprang, G. Narrative Coherence and Traumatic Stress: A Multi-method examination. 18th Annual National Colloquium of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC), New Orleans, LA June 2010.

Craig, C., Sprang, G., Staton-Tindall, M.   23rd Annual Children's Mental Health Research Conference, Tampa Florida "Gender Differences and the Effectiveness of Evidence-Based Trauma Treatment: An analysis at 90 days". Poster. March 7, 2010.

Chemtob, C., Sprang, G., Brohl, K. Helping the Helper: A Public Health Perspective on Secondary Traumatic Stress, 2010 National Child Traumatic Stress All- Network Meeting,  March 4, 2010. New Orleans.

Sprang, G. 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, June 15, 2009. Oslo, Norway.  "Trauma Exposure in Vulnerable Children with Substance Using Parents".   

Sprang, G. 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, June 15, 2009. Oslo, Norway.  "Compassion Fatigue and the Trauma Therapist: An Empirical Investigation". 

Sprang, G. and Craig, C.  IV World Congress on Trauma. June 21, 2006. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Presentation Title:  Trauma Exposure and Child Abuse Potential: Investigating the Cycle of Violence.