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ADEC 41st Annual Conference

April 9 - 13, 2019  |  Pre-Conference Institute: April 9 - 10, 2019
Hilton Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA

The premiere educational, interdisciplinary meeting for professionals working in the field of death, dying and bereavement: mental health professionals, social workers, counselors, educators, clergy, funeral directors, hospital and hospice personnel, and psychologists. Save the date and join us in Atlanta! Check back periodically as information becomes available.


Registration for the 2019 Conference is now open. View the rates and further information.

Pre-Conference Institute: April 9-10

Participate in Professional Development Courses and Specialty Workshops prior to Conference. Learn more about the different opportunities.

ADEC Awards & Student Scholarships

Learn more & submit a nomination for an ADEC Award, Student Paper Award or Student Scholarship by clicking here. Award nominations are due October 1, 2018. Student awards and scholarships are due October 31, 2018.

Exhibitor, Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities

Learn more about how your organization can be involved in the 2019 Conference.

Call for Proposals

The 2019 Conference Call for Proposals has closed. Learn more about abstract submissions by clicking hereAll completed submissions will be reviewed by the peer review team and notifications will be sent by December 3, 2018.

Thanks to our 2018 sponsors!