New York Area Mini-Conference
Saturday, March 21, 2009
8:30am - 4pm
Long Island Marriott
101 James Doolittle Boulevard
Uniondale, NY 11553
Westbury Station LIRR
The Educational Sessions You’ve Been Waiting For
• Albinism Research with David Adams, Ph.D, M.D., assistant clinical investigator in the lab of William Gahl at the National HumanGenome Research Institute at the National Institutes of Health
• Genetics of Albinism with Murray H. Brilliant, Ph.D., Lindholm Professor of Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arizona College of Medicine
• Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome with Donna Appell, RN, President and Founder HPS Network, NOAH’s Board of Scientific Advisors
Intriguing Panels and Discussion Groups
- Ask an Adult with Albinism Panel
- Parent Discussion Group
- Adult Discussion Group
- And much more!
Fun for Kids!
Attendees ages 5 to 17, prepare to the see the “Greatest Show on Earth!”, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the Nassau Coliseum (just across the street from the hotel)! What could be more fun than an afternoon at the circus with friends old and new from the albinism community? On-site activities for younger children will also be provided. Bring the whole family!
Affordable Registration Fees!*
Mini-conference registration includes educational sessions, discussion groups, children’s activities, and lunch.
Adults: $35 per attendee 18 & older
Children: $25 per child (ages 5- 17) – includes Circus ticket!
$10 child (2-4 or not attending the circus)
Under age 2 free!
*Fees are for current NOAH members. Call for non-member pricing or visit http://store.albinism.org to become a NOAH member today!
For complete details, and to register, check out the registration packet http://www.albinism.org/publications/2009/pdf/ny_event_flyer.pdf.
Please email email@example.com for space availability beyond the March 2nd deadline.