Institute on Violence, Abuse & Trauma
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Hawai`i Summit


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Summit Overview

The 16th Annual Hawai`i International Summit is a multidisciplinary gathering of professionals working together to tackle the major issues in fields dealing with violence, abuse, and trauma. International and local speakers come together to share their findings on causation, prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation at both the global level and at smaller, community-based levels.

Summit attendees will have the opportunity to gain continuing education credits and meet professional licensure requirements. The Summit is also a great opportunity to network not only within your field, but also with professionals in other fields that may provide valuable insight into how theory and research is applied at the other end of the line.

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Summit Tracks

1. Adolescent Trauma/Youth Violence
2. Adult/Elder/Family Trauma
3. Child Trauma
4. Criminal Justice & Legal Systems
5. Healthcare Systems
6. Intimate Partner Violence
7. Prevention/Early Intervention
8. Sex & Labor Trafficking
9. Sexual Assault/Victimization
10. Special Topics in Trauma
11. Trauma in Military Personnel, Veterans, & Their Families


For additional information about our Summit Planning Committee please contact

Lodging & Travel

DoubleTree Hotel Alana - Waikiki Beach

IVAT recommends you book hotel accommodations early to confirm the best pricing and location. The DoubleTree is a short distance from the convention center and has comfortable amenities such as concierge service, rooftop pool, fitness room, and both self-parking and valet services. Book your room here to ensure you receive the lowest rate that is available to Summit attendees only.

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