Summer Institute 2019

JUNE 4-6, 2019 — Join us for our 20th annual Summer Institute at the North Charleston Marriott in North Charleston, SC! Each year, nearly 300 professionals gather to learn new information, network, share ideas, and discuss successes and challenges. Our 2019 event will be packed with innovative sessions, interactive presentations, and engaging speakers. Attendees will be eligible for continuing education units (CEUs).

Call for Presentations

The call for presentation proposals for Summer Institute 2019 is now open. Speaking to this unique group is a great opportunity to lead, be involved, and share your expertise in the field of teen pregnancy prevention/youth development. If you or someone you know is interested in presenting, submit by Friday, December 15, 2018.



Will open early 2019.


  • General $350 (297.50 early bird)
  • Presenter $150 (127.50 early bird)
  • Student $100 (85 early bird)
  • Nonprofit/State/Small Business Exhibitor $275

*Early bird = 15% (Feb 12 – March 30)

What will participants learn?

Participants will gain new tools and insights on topics such as:

  • Teen pregnancy and STI/HIV prevention
  • Engaging and empowering youth
  • Working with diverse populations
  • Providing teen-friendly health services
  • Innovative approaches in teen sexual health
  • Sustaining community programs
  • Collaborating across communities
  • Organizational leadership

Continuing education units (CEUs) will be available.

Who should attend?

Health professionals, social workers, counselors, teachers, nurses, youth-serving professionals, and students studying related fields.


The North Charleston Marriott is located at 4770 Goer Drive, North Charleston, South Carolina 29406

Book your room at the special rate of $144 per night by May 7, 2019.  Call 843-747-1900 or follow this link

Exhibiting & Advertising

Summer Institute offers a unique opportunity to share your services and products with more than 200 youth-serving professionals. For more information, download our information guide.

Questions? Email for more information.