Conference & Events

The Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work (GADE) hosts workshops, webinars, and events for doctoral social work program directors, faculty, and students. Annually, we host a conference created by, hosted by, and attended by social work program directors. Check out our events calendar for what's happening!

Annual Conference

The GADE Annual Conference, hosted annually by member institutions, serves as an opportunity for doctoral program directors networking, resource-sharing, problem-solving, and professional development. Conference attendance is limited to social work doctoral program directors/chairs, including assistant program directors/chairs, of GADE institutional members per the Annual Conference Policies.