GADE - News and Events


Join the Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work by attending the 2024 Society for Social Work Research (SSWR) 28th Annual Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington, DC. We have GADE-sponsored events on Friday this year! See below for more details.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

GADE Board of Directors


GADE-Sponsored Events at SSWR

GADE Social Work Doctoral Education SIG
Friday, January 12, 2024 at 12:30-1:30pm
Congress Room, ML 4
Marriott Marquis Washington DC
View more here.

Inviting all Doctoral Program Directors: Join the GADE Board of Directors and members for a discussion about pressing issues facing social work doctoral education: AI in graduate education, DSW program development, and GADE membership offerings. 

Conveners: Dr. Denise Burnette, Virginia Commonwealth University; Dr. Mimi V. Chapman, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill


GADE Annual Reception
Friday, January 12, 2023 at 8:30-10:00pm
Monument Room, ML 4
Marriott Marquis Washington DC

Inviting All: Join the GADE Board of Directors for our annual reception where we will honor the 2024 Faculty and Student GADE Awardees and be in community with one another. Light refreshments and hosted bar will be provided. All are welcome!


Join GADE at future SSWR Conferences

2025 Seattle, WA: January 15-19
2026 Washington, DC: January 14-18
2027 San Francisco, CA: January 20-24