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Welcome to the Ray E. Helfer Society

Girl With PetBaby Being HeldBoy ReadingThe Ray E. Helfer Society, founded in 1999 and named in honor of Dr. Ray E. Helfer, was originally established as an honorary society of physicians seeking to provide medical leadership regarding the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research concerning child abuse and neglect. It has grown to be the primary sub-specialty society for physicians devoted to the problem of maltreated children.

Our Vision: Children will thrive in a society that values them.

Our Mission: To help prevent and reduce the harm resulting from child maltreatment, by advancing the work of physicians in the areas of education, clinical care, research and advocacy.

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2016 Program Submissions

The Ray E. Helfer Society is now accepting program submissions for its 2016 Annual meeting in Tucson, AZ. Please select this link for details and to access online submission.

2015 Meeting Presentations Available

Members can now login to the Member Center to access presentations from the 2015 Annual Meeting in Savannah, Georgia. Additional presentations will be added if they become available.

2016 Annual Meeting

Save the date! The Society's 2016 Annual Meeting will take place April 10-13 at the Loews Ventana Canyon in Tucson, Arizona.

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Society members can login with your username and password. You will then be taken to the Member Center landing page. The Center includes:

The Helfer Update is a quarterly newsletter with  about Society members (promotions, new initiatives, awards - both local and industry, etc.). Submit your news here. Member login is required.

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