DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Magnificent Mile, 300 E. Ohio St., Chicago, Illinois
Reservations: on-line with group booking code or by phone 1-312-787-6100, mention CRN Family Conference for reduced rate.
Room Rate: $179.00/night plus tax ($20/night for each additional adult (17+) over 2 adults)
Check-in Time: 3:00pm / Check-out Time: 12:00pm
Parking at Hotel: $40.00/per 24-hour period
Group code: CRN
The CRN block of rooms will be released on June 24th, so plan to make your reservations before then.
Download the conference agenda by clicking the link below.
2015 Cystinosis Conference Agenda
The closest airports to the DoubleTree are Chicago O’hare (ORD) and Chicago Midway (MDW) International Airports. Detailed directions from the airports to the hotel are available on the hotel’s website above or download directions here.
There are several options available for ground transportation:
|FROM CHICAGO O'HARE
|FROM CHICAGO MIDWAY
You can register for the conference online by clicking the register button below. You can also print and complete this form and send it along with a check for the registration fee to the following:
CRN Conference Commitee - Attn: Pam Woodward, 1368 W. 2600 N., Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
Please make check payable to: Cystinosis Research Network
Early bird registration fee (before June 1st): $50 per individual or household
Registration fee (after June 1st): $75 per individual or household
Childcare will be provided during the conference for children ages 1-12 years. There will be age-appropriate activities, games, crafts, and entertainment. Snacks and plenty of water will be provided as well. Parents will be responsible for administering all medications. We are exploring opportunities for the teen group - more information will be forthcoming.
A limited number of conference scholarships are available to individuals and families affected by cystinosis. Scholarship information and the application are included in this packet. The deadline for submitting application materials is May 1, 2015.
The Poster Session will take place during the conference proceedings on Friday, July 17, 2015 from 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. This session will showcase a mix of science, medicine, industry and advocacy group, and patient experiences to provide an interactive experience for both family and professional attendees. Researchers, clinicians, industry, advocacy representatives, students, patients, and caregivers will be invited to exhibit their latest research findings, treatment breakthroughs, advocacy group updates, and real patient and family experiences. This will be an interactive session where exhibitors will be available to discuss their work or experiences with those attending. Attendees will be invited to browse the posters and take this opportunity to ask the authors and presenters questions.
|Event End Date||11-04-2016|
|Cut off date||05-01-2017|
|Location||Doubletree by Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile|