Today (February 13, 2013) is the last day to secure your room at the official conference hotel for the 2013 Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) Symposium at the special group rate. The Meso Foundation has secured a block of discounted rooms at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Aria was specifically chosen for its commitment to providing a smoke-free facility, with an indoor air-quality plan and designated no-smoking pathways.
The 10th Annual Meso Foundation Symposium is scheduled for March 7-8, 2013. The two-day conference will provide opportunities for mesothelioma patients, their families and caregivers, medical professionals, researchers, and others involved in the fight against mesothelioma to gather in one place. There will be presentations by experts in the fields of medicine and research, small-group interactions and opportunities for one-on-one conversations. More information, including a full agenda, can be found on the Meso Foundation website.
Discounted nightly room rate is $174, with an added resort fee of $25 (for a total of $199 per night), which includes free internet access in your room, as well as access to pools, hot tubs and the gym. To make your reservation, call the Aria directly at (702) 590-7757 or you can book online at the link above on the Meso Foundation website.
Cost of the conference includes 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 receptions, 1 gala dinner, 1 break and all conference materials. Registration fees are as follows:
- Patient / Caregiver / Family Member / Bereaved – $275
- Child (8 to 18 years old) – $75
- Medical/Academic/Scientific • Government • Nonprofit – $550 after February 6
- Other Professionals / Legal, please contact the Meso Foundation at (703) 879-3797 to register.
To attend the Gala Dinner only, cost is $100 per person. Patients may be eligible for scholarships. Contact the Meso Foundation for more information.