the arkansas children's hospital and
the satb2 gene foundation, Inc. announce
the 2nd international satb2-associated syndrome (SAS) conference

For full agenda and sessions, please click here to download 

Wednesday, June 27th: Hotel check-in and welcome
Thursday, June 28th: Morning round table discussions/presentations
                                  Afternoon - Research update sessions (attendance required by at least 1 parent)
Friday, June 29th:  Morning round table discussions/presentations
                              Afternoon - Research update sessions (attendance required by at least 1 parent)
                              Closing session and dinner 

 

Conference registration 

Conference and selected meals are included free of charge for each SATB2 family, including 2 adults, the person with SAS, and siblings only.  Additional adults will be asked to pay $25 per person this year to help offset cost of catering, shuttles, and other related costs. 

Note: registration is on a first-come, first-served basis until we reach the maximum attendance for the event space.

 Deadlines for registration:

March 31, 2018 to be eligible for travel stipend

PLEASE NOTE REGISTRATION CLOSES MARCH 31, 2018

 

ACCOMMODATIONS 

The conference hotel will again be at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Little Rock Downtown.  The group rate will be $124 per night + taxes and parking (if applicable) and includes breakfast. 

Rooms must be booked by May 27, 2018.

CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM

Additional Double rooms have been added at Hampton Inn & Suites Little Rock-Downtown.  Right next door to Homewood Suites.  Rooms are $124 per night + taxes and parking (if applicable) and includes breakfast.  

CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM AT HAMPTON INN & SUITES

Note: please book within our room block so that we can make sure we have enough rooms for everyone and so we are not financially responsible for rooms not booked.  

travel stipends 

This conference is supported by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) through the Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH), and we will again be able to provide small travel stipends.  The stipend amount depends on the number of families attending, with a set maximum amount per family. 

Reimbursement forms, with receipts for hotel and airfare/mileage, will need to be submitted to ACH after the conference.  Please note travel stipends will not be guaranteed after this year.