This year the main theme of the 2nd International Congress on Understanding Violence was determined as “Victimology”. We wanted to dıscuss the violence in terms of victim, which is an important part of the subject , and to discuss this issue with all aspects .
Our aim is to review all aspects of victimization with a multidisciplinary approach and to discuss the problem with participations of precious international and national experts of this field. We want to shed light on this unworked field .
This year’s titles of the panels at the conference will be ““Child as an urban victim”, “Woman as the victim ofsex crime”, “Individual as the victim of crime”, “Multidisciplinary approachs on diagnosis and treatment of victims”,“New approachs on protection,rehabilitation and prevention studies of victims”. 2 conferences, 5 panels about these subjects will be present at the conference .As it happens every year, we will have sessions to give chance participants to make oral presentations as well as poster presentations about all the disciplines that are related to victimology, violence and forensic sciences at the congress.
In addition the sixth of “Methods of Interviewing with Child Victims of Abuse” course will be carried out by the experts of the topic.
Hope to see you at Acıbadem University on 20-22 March 2020.
Prof. Dr. Oğuz POLAT M.D.
President of the Congress