Registration: 2018 LDA/Columbia Conference

 

19th Annual Scientific Conference
Lyme & Tick-Borne Diseases: Turning the Corner Through Research

October 27-28, 2018

2-Day Conference Jointly Provided by:
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
and
Lyme Disease Association, Inc.


Registration Fees:

At the event on Saturday & Sunday, there is a CASH or CHECK ONLY policy when registering "at the door," if there is space. There is no one day registration category, full registration fee must be paid. 

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Registration - for those requiring credits

  • $400 (Early Bird through 8-11-18)
  • $425 (8-12-18 through 10-25-18)
  • $460 (10-26-18 thru 10-28-18@ door)*

Non CME (Regular Registration) Registration

  • $235 (Early Bird through 8-11-18)
  • $260 (8-12-18 through 10-25-18)
  • $275 (10-26-18 thru 10-28-18@ door)*

*At door prices, if space available, begin 10-26-18

Deadline for refunds 9-1-18

*Deadlines are based on Eastern Time

Saturday, October 27, 2018    8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.    Reception 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 28, 2018      8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.


Terms & Conditions

  • One form per registrant
  • Fee includes Sat. breakfast, lunch, breaks, reception, scientific lectures, exhibits; Sun. break, scientific lectures, exhibits; program
  • Online Registrations by credit card only (No Phone or Fax Registrations accepted)
  • Cancellation: Registration is NON-REFUNDABLE if cancelled after 11:59pm 8-5-17. Written notice of cancellation must be received by LDA by that time for refund. NO EXCEPTIONS.
    If written cancellation is received before 11:59PM 8-5-17, 80% of the registration price will be refunded. Email cancellation notice to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax 732-938-7215. Deadlines are based on Eastern Time and time of receipt.
  • No video or audiotaping of any part of the conference permitted
  • The LDA reserves the right to dismiss any registrant without cause at its discretion
  • "At the door" registration rates begin the day before the conference online, and availability is determined by room capacity and number of registrants.  At the event on Saturday & Sunday, there is a CASH or CHECK ONLY policy when registering "at the door." There is no one day registration category, full registration fee must be paid.

*Deadlines are based on Eastern Time


IMPORTANT

      1. Please print your email confirmation and bring with you to the conference registration table.
      2. Any questions contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Accreditation Statement 2018 Columbia/LDA CME Lyme Conference

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The College of Physicians and Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and the Lyme Disease Association. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Disclosure:
The College of Physicians and Surgeons must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. All faculty participating in this activity are required to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest and/or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in his/her presentation and/or the commercial contributor(s) of this activity. When unlabeled uses are discussed, these will also be indicated.

Target Audience:
The target population is physicians from all specialties, nurses, psychologists, scientists, public health workers. It is also open to the public, and Lyme disease educators generally attend. The geographic area being reached is nationwide. No special background is required for effective participation, although those whose practices contain a high proportion of Lyme disease patients and those whose research concentrates on Borrelia burgdorferi will receive the most benefit.

Learning Objectives:
Practitioners should be better able to discuss with patients the role of inflammation in chronic symptoms; Practitioners should be able to outline some new diagnostic test developments; Practitioner should not only learn about new findings and be able to describe them but also be able to share these findings and clinical recommendations with patients; Practitioner should be better able to describe novel strategies for vector control; Practitioner should be able to explain to patients the risks associated with alpha gal meat allergy & prevention measures.

Event Properties

Event Date 10-27-2018 7:15 am
Event End Date 10-28-2018 2:00 pm
Cut off date 10-26-2018
Location
Marriott Providence Downtown
1 Orms St, Providence, RI 02904, USA
Marriott Providence Downtown

 

THANK YOU!
The LDA received educational gift support for this conference from the
Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation CohenLogo The LDA received commercial support from
IGeneX, Inc.


2018 Scientific Conference Jointly Provided by

LDA Columbia Logob

Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
PO Box 1438, Jackson, NJ 08527 

888-366-6611 | information line
732-938-7215 | fax
LDA@LymeDiseaseAssociation.org | email

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