Living with Aplastic Anemia, MDS, or PNH: Rockville, MD
Saturday, March 24, 2018 | 8:30 am - 3:15 pm
Meet the Experts and Connect with Patients, Families, and Caregivers at our Patient and Family Conference in Rockville!
WHERE: Hilton Washington D.C/Rockville Hotel 1750 Rockville Pike | Rockville, MD 20852 (301) 468-1100
WHO: Patients with aplastic anemia, paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), and acute myeloid leukemia (AML), family members, caregivers, nurses, and other health care professionals are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Connect with patients and families as we bring you face to face with top medical experts, empower you with information about living with a bone marrow failure disease and connect you with survivors who genuinely understand. Registration is FREE.
Starting at 7:15 am, we will offer a 45 minute gentle yoga session right before our conference kick off. No yoga experience is needed to participate. Comfortable clothing, that allows you to move easily is recommended. Poses for this practice will be done standing or sitting in a chair.
What is gentle yoga?
Gentle yoga is a non-strenuous movement that has the potential to quiet your mind, connect you to you breath, and regain a sense of balance on many levels.
AGENDA: Download a copy of our agenda and take a look at how your day will look like with us. Our agenda is subject to change.
Certain disease sessions cover basic overview of PRCA, AML, CMML, MPNs, and GVHD.
LODGING: We have a negotiated room rate of $109.00 (valid until Feb. 28th). Please note: this negotiated rate is only for Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24. To make your reservation, please use this link or call 301-468-1100.
PARKING: Daily and overnight parking is complimentary. Valet parking is available for $15/night.
If the cost of travel to our conference is a barrier, please learn about how we can help. Funds for this program are limited and will be provided on a first come, first served basis. To read the terms and how to apply, please visit our conferencetravel support website.