IU Statewide Sexual Assault Prevention Conference

Join us for the 2018 Indiana University Statewide Conference on Sexual Assault Prevention.

May 21, 2018
Bloomington campus
Indiana Memorial Union - Whittenberger Auditorum

All faculty, staff, and community partners are encouraged to attend to enhance our capacity to prevent sexual assault and all forms of sexual violence. 

About The Conference

This year's conference will feature keynote speakers
Dr. Justin Garcia and Dr. Zoe Peterson.

Dr. Justin R. Garcia is Ruth Halls Endowed Associate Professor of Gender Studies and Research Director at The Kinsey Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington. Dr. Garcia's research interests focus on the evolutionary foundations of variation in monogamy, intimacy, and sexual behavior, with a particular emphasis on biocultural approaches to sex, gender, dating, and reproductive strategies.

Dr. Zoe Peterson is currently an Associate Professor of Psychological Sciences and Director of the Sexual Assault Research and Education Program at University of Missouri-St. Louis. In August 2018, she will join the faculty of Indiana University as an Associate Professor of Counseling Psychology and an Associate Research Scientist at the Kinsey Institute. Dr. Peterson researches sexual consent, sexual assault, sexual coercion, and unwanted sex.

Main sessions will be accompanied by break-out discussion sessions to inform campus prevention efforts.


Registration is now open. 

The conference registration fee is $30, which will provide a light breakfast, lunch, and refreshments throughout the day.  Please register by Monday, May 14. 


If you have any questions regarding this conference, please contact:

Sarah Cramer
Sexual Assault Education and Prevention Specialist

Funding for this project is made possible (in part) the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Indiana State Department of Health.