The following is a very broad schedule while sessions are being coordinated.
Wednesday- March 20th
Patient meet and greet
Thursday - March 21st
Patient Educational Day. Attend sessions with Neurosurgeons, Endocrinologist, Physiatrist and Rare Disease Counselor to learn more about acromegaly and how to cope with associated symptoms.
Friday - March 22nd
Combined morning sessions with Physicians and nurses to aid in understanding our condition and the challenges we face! Attend a panel about Acromegaly Guidelines. Learn about the approval of drugs for orphan diseases including Acromegaly. Learn about the refinement of acromegaly treatment goals.
For your convenience, a block of rooms have been reserved from March 20 - March 22, 2019 at the Drury Inn & Suites of New Orleans:
820 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Reservation by attendees must be received on or before Saturday, February 16, 2019.
Acromegaly Community has negotiated special hotel rates for attendees! Please call Drury Inn hotels to make reservations at 1-800-325-0720. Please refer to Group Number 2321367 to take advantage of special pricing.
About the Drury Inn & Suites of New Orleans:
Located in the historic Cumberland Phone Building, this all-suites property boasts a solid location and a bevy of extras. Guests can enjoy a rooftop swimming pool, spacious guest rooms and an impressive menu of complimentary food. Hot breakfast is free every morning and the 5:30 pm "Kickback" dishes more free hot snacks and cold beverages. Drury is close to everything, less than one-half mile from the Arena and the French Quarter. Drury is right next to the St. Charles Streetcar line, which conveniently connects guests to the Central Business District, Garden District and Uptown. Whether in town for business or leisure, Drury Inn & Suites, which recently expanded its room footprint, is a comfortable and economical choice.