KDA Conference and Symposium - "Reaching for the Stars"October 13-15, 2002
The Kennedy's Disease Association is pleased to invite you to the first KDA Conference and Symposium, "Reaching for the Stars".
Meet others with KD face-to-face and listen to a panel of leading researchers, specializing in Kennedy's Disease research, speak to attendees about recent research findings and future research plans as well as answer questions from the audience. We currently plan to have topical sessions in regards to financial and estate planning, family planning and inheritance patterns, applying for Social Security Disability, Qui Gong exercise, mood management, modifying your home, mobility aides and options, and relationships and KD -- as well as a KD individual's, Wives and Significant Others' and Carrier's separate breakfasts. Please note - the current plans are tentative and subject to change. However the KDA will attempt to stay as close as possible to this planned agenda.
Also included in your registration fee is continental breakfast, break foods, and drinks served both days for our attendees and an Italian sit-down dinner Monday night will be on-site. Click here to see menu.Date: Sunday, October 13th - Tuesday, October 15th, 2002 Place: Baltimore, Maryland Visitor Information: www.markpoint.com www.baltimoretourism.com Conference Agenda: Click Here Registration Costs: $125.00 per person - if registration and payment received prior to August 15, 2002 $150.00 per person - if registration and payment August 15, 2002 or after Click Here to Register for the Conference Please note - there are no refunds. Space is limited and the special conference price is only good until September 12, 2002! Please make your hotel reservation as soon as possible - Please call the reservation line below and let them know that you are attending the Kennedy's Disease Association's meeting. Location: BWI Airport Marriott - A 4-Star Hotel 1743 West Nursery Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21240
United States of America
Reservation Information: Cost per night: $159.00 + tax (single/double occupancy) Rooms guaranteed at this special conference price only until September 12, 2002 - callers requesting a reservation after the cutoff date will be quoted the best available rate at that time. You must tell them you are coming to the Kennedy's Disease Association Meeting to get the discounted rate during these dates. Make your reservations now!!! Space is limited. Hotel Reservation Lines: Toll-Free: 1-800-228-9290 Direct: 1-410-859-8300 Marriott Policy: In order to secure a reservation, you will be required to confirm the reservation with a valid credit card. Reservations must be cancelled 24 hours in advance of arrival date, in order to avoid a one-night room and tax charge to their credit card. Failure to check-in on your scheduled arrival night will also result in a one-night room and tax charge to your credit card.
Handicapped rooms available if necessary Complimentary health club and pool on-site Transportation: Free Hotel Shuttle to and from BWI Airport and BWI Train Station The hotel will have a free shuttle that is equipped to handle manual & power wheelchairs. If driving - complementary parking at the hotel Here is a link to a company that has access to ramped van rentals for those traveling with electric wheelchairs that cannot be broken down and fit into a normal size vehicle or trunk of a car. http://www.wheelchairgetaways.com The rates for this company seem a little high $99 per day with an 11% Maryland tax with 100 free miles per day. Also they are not located at the BWI Airport so they charge a $95 drop off and a $95 pick up rate.